Jordan: Team LeaderJordan is our Team Leader at both the Lakeview and Metairie locations. She is always looking for new ideas to keep our practice current and thriving. Her love for dentistry started over 12 years ago when she began as a dental assistant. Jordan has previously studied at LSU School of Dentistry, is OSHA certified, EDDA certified, and she has completed numerous hours in continuing education on a range of topics, including CEREC, Full Mouth Rehabilitation, Cosmetic Dentistry, Botox Therapy and more.
Stacy: Clinical ManagerStacy has more than 16 years of experience in dentistry. As our clinical leader, she works hard to make sure your time in the dental chair is not only pleasant but meets your highest expectations. When assisting, Stacy works side-by-side with our doctors to help patients overcome their fear of dentistry and achieve a healthier smile. She is certified in CEREC, 3D imaging, OSHA, Invisalign, EDDA and much more.
When she’s not helping patients, she enjoys crafts, cooking, and spending time with her family.
Jessica: Dental AssistantJessica has over 16 years of experience in dentistry as an expanded duty dental assistant. She has multiple degrees and certifications, but is always eager to learn more. Jessica enjoys taking care of her patients and making them feel at ease in the dental chair.
When not in the office, she enjoys spending time outside with family, friends, and her dogs. She also loves crafting and laying out by the pool or beach.
Dana: Patient Care – LakeviewDana’s 20 years of dental experience brings a wealth of knowledge to our office. She will meet one on one with you to discuss your treatment plan and talk about financial options. Dana will work hard to make sure we utilize all of your dental insurance benefits so your out of pocket cost is minimum. Dana studied at LSU and she is OSHA and EDDA Certified.
While at home she enjoys cooking for her family and exploring the outdoors with her children.
Amanda: Dental Hygienist- LakeviewAmanda is a dental hygienist with more than ten years of experience. She’s dedicated to helping patients feel better about their smiles while also building strong relationships with them. She previously studied at the University of New Orleans and LSU School of Dentistry. She loves to learn every year with continued education courses. Outside of the office, Amanda enjoys trying new workouts, trying new restaurants in the city, and traveling.
Sarah Beth: Dental Hygienist- LakeviewSarah Beth graduated with her bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from LSU before persuing her second bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene at LSU School of Dentistry. She was awarded the Louisiana Dental Hygienist’s Associated “Outstanding Student Award.”
When she is not in the office, you can find her running at Audubon Park or planning her wedding.
Kaitlin- Hygienist LakeviewKaitlin is a native New Orleanian who graduated from Mount Carmel Academy and Louisiana State University where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology. She continued her education at the Louisiana School of Dentistry earning her second Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene. She enjoys teaching her patients about the importance of oral hygiene and how it affects their overall health, as well as making them happier and healthier.
When Kaitlin is not in the office, she likes teaching dance to middle school and high school students, cooking new recipes in the kitchen, spending time with friends and family, and enjoying the outdoors with her husband and dog.
Anh Dao: Patient Care – MetairieAnh Dao makes the front desk sparkle with her fun-loving personality. When you meet her, you’re sure to feel welcome and at ease in her presence. Anh Dao has six years of experience in administrative dentistry; she will verify your dental insurance and do her best to accommodate your schedule for dental treatment and hygiene appointments.
Outside of the office, she has a passion for fitness, enjoys a good meal, loves spending time with her family, and enjoys traveling.
Kayla: Dental Hygienist- MetairieKayla graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene from LSU School of Dentistry. Before attending LSU Dental, Kayla was an expanded duty dental assistant for three years. She is sure to make you feel right at home with her caring and friendly personality. Kayla strives to learn and further expand her knowledge every day. She is very detail-oriented and will make sure you leave with the best care and a smile on your face.
Outside of the office, Kayla enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and she is an avid foodie and dog lover.
Maria: Front Desk- MetairieMaria is a welcoming face to all new and returning patients as the walk into the office. She has over 26 years of experience in the dental industry. Maria loves getting to know our patients and will make you feel at home. She can help you schedule your appointments or with any insurance needs.
Outside the office, Maria loves to dote on her beagle and grand-daughter.
Stephanie: Administrative AssistantStephanie has not only been with our office for 16 years, she’s married to Dr. Canatella. As our administrative assistant, she enjoys talking with our patients and helping them with their special dental needs. She previously studied at Louisiana State University.
Outside of the office, she is a licensed occupational therapist and enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and going to her children’s activities.