Meet The Team

At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.


Surgical Assistant

Julie has worked as the surgical assistant in this office for over 30 years.  She has a special way about her that immediately puts patients at ease. Her warmth and caring nature is felt throughout the office. Julie and her husband have been married for 35 years. She adores her three children and her five grandchildren. She volunteers every year at the OLPH fair and is a self proclaimed chocoholic.


Business Assistant

Michele has been in the dental field for over 30 years.  Her love for dentistry began when she enrolled in the dental assisting program at Lincoln Career Center her senior year of high school.  While she is an expanded duty dental assistant her home is on the business side of the practice.  She and her husband of 28 years raised a beautiful daughter. Michele is an active volunteer in the New Orleans area festival community.  She enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends.


Business Assistant

Jennifer has been in the dental field since 2010. She has been married to her husband for five years and together they are raising their three precious children. While away from the office Jennifer enjoys reading a good book, traveling and spending time with family and friends.


Dental Hygienist

Theresa has 35 years of dental experience and has been a hygienist for 25 years.  She is a graduate of LSU dental hygiene 1997, and is also Northeast Regional board certified, Temple University PA 1997.  Currently she is licensed to practice in Louisiana and New Jersey and has been working for New Orleans Periodontics for 23 years.  Theresa is married and has two children. She enjoys spending time with her family, gardening and being outdoors.




Dental Hygienist

Kellen graduated from LSU School of Dentistry in 2008 where she received her Bachelor of Science degree and license in Dental Hygiene.  She joined New Orleans periodontics in 2014. Kellen also works as a certified yoga instructor as well as a dancer/choreographer with local theaters. She enjoys spending time with her  daughter watching movies, eating in the city and doing just about anything outdoors.


Dental Hygienist

Ashley began her dental career in 1998 by attending Cullier Career Center during her junior year of high school. She worked as an expanded duty dental assistant while attending college and graduated from LSU School of Dentistry in 2008. In her spare time she loves spending time with her friends and family and travels to the beach as much as possible.

Office Location

  • Gretna
  • 250 Ochsner Blvd #204
  • Gretna, Louisiana
  • 70056
  • Map & Directions
  • Call: (504) 392-4734