Our Team

Our team consists of dedicated individuals who are kind, friendly and caring. Our team includes experienced and energetic people whose goal is to communicate with our patients to provide the best care possible.

Our staff is here to ensure a pleasant experience during your visit to our office.


Deb – Office Manager

A native of Louisiana with a strong work history in sales and customer relations, Deb has 6 years of experience in a dental practice as a front office manager. She enjoys decorating, entertaining and spending quality time with family and friends. ‘My greatest joy is knowing at the end of the day that my work may have been instrumental in helping another.” When you make your visit to Northlake Endodontics, Deb is who will greet you with a warm smile.

Kim – Insurance Specialist

Kim grew up in the Northwest, then migrated south with her husband, Dennis, to Tennessee before recently landing on the Northshore area a few years ago. Besides the detailed work she provides our team in making our patients’ visits to our office a pleasant experience, she also enjoys working with the deaf community and their families to gain greater happiness and fulfillment in life. She loves the ocean, traveling and spending time outdoors, especially with friends and family. Kim is a wonderful member of Northlake Endodontics and will greet you with sweetness and undivided attention.

Lacey – Scheduling Coordinator

Lacey was born and raised in Seattle, Washington. In June of 2007, she came to New Orleans for volunteer relief work after Hurricane Katrina, where she quickly fell in love with the city! This is also when she met and fell in love with a fellow relief worker from California named Matthew whom she married in October 2009. She enjoys learning American Sign Language and volunteering her time with the deaf community. In addition, she loves exploring the many restaurants around the city, watching Saints games and spending time with friends. Lacey is excited to be part of our team at Northlake Endodontics to assist any needs you may have with your visit here.

Melinda – Chairside Endodontic Assistant

Melinda is a lifelong resident of the south. “My passion is to help people.” This has led her into her current position as an Endodontic Dental Assistant. “I cannot imagine doing anything else.” When she’s not actively learning about the field of Endodontics, she enjoys spending time with her family. Her strong work ethic and eagerness to learn has set her apart in giving you the best care when visiting us at Northlake Endodontics.

Cerissa – Chairside Endodontic Assistant

Cerissa is a lifelong resident of New Orleans. She has been a dental assistant for almost 11 years with experience in general dentistry, pediatric dentistry, and endodontics. She enjoys traveling, singing, bowling, and spending time with family and friends.  My goal as an assistant is to make your dental visit as comfortable and relaxing as possible.  Northlake Endodontics is happy to add Cerissa to our team and we hope you will enjoy her beautiful singing voice when you visit us!