Dr. Platt is a 1977 graduate of the LSU School of Dentistry and has practiced in Baton Rouge since 1978. He is a member of the Greater Baton Rouge Dental Association, the LDA, and the ADA. He is a third generation dentist, as both his father and grandfather were practicing dentists in DeSoto Parish for a combined total of over 90 years.
Dr. Platt regularly attends continuing education courses in order to stay up to date with the latest knowledge and technology. He is originally from Mansfield, LA and is married to Kay McKnight Platt, formerly of Natchitoches, LA. They have three children and one grandchild. His interests include golfing, jogging, fishing, and being an LSU sports fan.