We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff is trained and skilled, and our assistants are EDDA and X-ray certified. We aim to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Each member of our team has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.
Hope has been a part of the Hood Dental Care team since 1994. As the Clinic Administrator, she oversees all aspects of the offices and personnel. Her 24 years of experience have taught her that nothing is more important than the people she is allowed to touch every day. Her main concern as the Clinic Administrator is that the overall experience at Hood Dental Care is a great one! In her spare time, she loves spending time at the beach, enjoys her church family at Healing Place Church and living a healthy lifestyle through proper nutrition and exercise. She is the mother of two grown married children, but most of all she is super blessed with four beautiful grandchildren who mean the world to her.
Office Manager- Denham Springs
Raquel joined the Hood Dental Care team in August 2013. Her passion and dedication in her team and patients is her number one priority. She strives to make a personal connection with each and every person she meets. Outside of work, Raquel enjoys spending quality time with her family and her dogs. She also loves fishing, boating, and attending Saints football games. She looks forward to meeting you and helping to shape your great experiences here at Hood Dental Care.
Blair joined the Hood Dental Care team as a full-time hygienist in September 2017. She has worked as a dental hygienist since graduating from LSU’s School of Dentistry in 2012. Blair enjoys being an oral health advocate and making dental visits enjoyable and educational for all patients. Blair is a huge LSU baseball fan and loves animals. She is engaged to get married in November 2018!
Kaycee joined the Hood Dental Care team as a full-time hygienist in June 2017. She has worked as a dental hygienist since graduating from LSU’s School of Dentistry in 2011. She enjoys helping her patients achieve a healthy smile by promoting total oral health. In her free time, Kaycee enjoys spending time with her family and friends, cooking, being outdoors, and traveling.
Denham Springs Office Manager
Addie joined Hood Dental Care in September of 2017. She has 11 years dental experience and enjoys helping people regain their confidence with a beautiful smile. In her free time she enjoys kayaking, shopping, and watching LSU football and baseball. She is the mother of a wonderful son, and is married to her high school sweetheart.
Ashley joined the Hood Dental Care team as a full-time hygienist in October 2018. She earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from LSU and was the Tracy Helm recipient of her graduating class, an award honoring the hygienist who is most outgoing, kind, and compassionate towards those around her! She is devoted to building trusting relationships and educating patients based on their individual needs. Her understanding nature makes it easy for patients to feel comfortable and overcome their dental fears. In her free time, she loves to fish with her boyfriend Landon and spoil her fur babies.
Makenna joined the Hood Dental Care team as a full-time hygienist in June 2019 after graduating from ULM with her Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. She intends to create a supportive and comfortable treatment environment for patients, while providing comprehensive care. As a new wife, Makenna is learning to cook! She also loves tidying her house, playing sports, and spending time with friends and family.