Dr. Connell takes great pride in the tremendous staff at his Gretna and Uptown New Orleans practices. The entire staff works as a team to ensure that each day goes as smoothly as possible to reaffirm to their patients that they put their trust in the right team.
The whole staff has a strong knowledge in cosmetic dentistry and family dental services, and they continue to better themselves with conferences and classes. It is important to Dr. Connell that his whole staff is educated in the latest advancements in technology and procedures so that his patients are guaranteed to receive the highest quality of care for their smile.
Call us today to schedule your first appointment and have a chance to meet our welcoming, knowledgeable staff. We can promise you that your smile has never looked or felt better than it will after trusting Connell-Shea Family Dentistry with all of your dental care needs.
Gilda Crosby - Uptown Office Manager
Karen Bouquet graduated from Loyola University in 1974 and has worked as a dental hygienist for 37 years. Karen has been with Connell-Shea Family Dentistry for 4 years. Karen most enjoys helping patients maintain good oral health.
Kay Bonnie - Uptown Dental Assistant
Kay enjoys working for Dentists that are dedicated to continuing dental education. She moved from her first Dental Assistant job position in Florida for my daughter's education needs in Louisiana. She is dedicated to each individual patients needs and creating a feeling of comfort essential to a great dental relationship. Each Patient is a new experience and Kay loves the education, work, and time involved to get each person to their goal of oral health and a smile they can be proud of.
Lisa Aguilar Ribando, RDH
Lisa Aguilar Ribando graduated from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in 2007, earning her Registered Dental Hygienist degree. She has worked for Connell Dental Care part time since 2007, and is now the full time dental hygienist for the Gretna office. Lisa loves to help patients achieve optimal oral health with a positive and engaging approach. She enjoys the the challenge of helping ease the anxiety that many patients have, and make patients feel that a visit to the dentist can be a positive experience.
Natalie Ancar is the Front Desk Manager at Connell Dental Care's Gretna location. Natalie graduated from Bryman College as a dental assistant in 1999, and became EDDA certified in 2001. Natalie has been in the dental field for over 12 years. She enjoys meeting new people and loves knowing that she can make a difference in someones life by helping them build confidence with a new smile.
Leslee Diaz - Dental Assistant
Leslee Diaz is the Dental Assistant at Connell Dental Care's Gretna office. Leslee graduated from Immaculata High School in 2005 and started her career in the dental field in 2009. She loves the dental field because she is able to help people attain dental health. Leslee enjoys working with people, especially kids, loves seeing smile transformations and helping make people more confident about their smile.
Dr. Brian Connell
Connell Dental Care and Connell-Shea Family Dentistry offer family dentistry, orthodontics and cosmetic dentistry to patients in New Orleans, Louisiana. Contact Connell-Shea Family Dentistry today to schedule your FREE Consultation!