Dr Ryan is a professional trumpet player, full-time dentist, and “fuller-time“ Dad. He signed his first contract as a professional musician at the age of 14 . He was recognized with many musical honors regionally throughout his high school years at Jesuit. Upon graduating high school, he went on to co-found the Bucktown All-Stars while a four-year member of the Golden Band from Tigerland at LSU.
He continues to perform every weekend (28 years later) with The Bucktown All-Stars, which have been described as a “New Orleans institution.” His professional music career has led to various recordings, voting member status as a member of the Recording Academy for the last 10 years, and attendance at the Grammy Awards multiple times as a guest.
His dental career spans over 20 years. He is the owner/creator of Storyville Family Dentistry where his loves of music and people come together in a unique setting. He served as an assistant clinical professor at LSU School of Dentistry for 10 years. He Achieved his fellowship with the Academy of General Dentistry and has been named “Top Dentist” by New Orleans Magazine for the last six years. Dr Thibodaux used his break in 2020 to earn Invisalign certification after providing traditional orthodontic services for over 6 years.← All Team Members