Our Staff

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.



Clinic Administrator

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

Sareen is the Office Manager for our NEW Watson location which opened on July 24, 2017! With 5 years of dental experience, we are super excited to have her as part of our team.  Her top priority is that our patients have a positive experience and always leave with a smile on their face! In her free time, she enjoys shopping, traveling, and above all else spending time with her family.  She welcomes the opportunity to meet you and provide you with an exceptional experience and dental home!



Office Manager- Zachary

Sabreen is the office manager of the newest location in Zachary. Her experience in the dental field will help the Zachary community get acclimated with Hood Dental Care. Sabreen enjoys spending quality time with family and friends, football season, and nice sunny days on the boat. She looks forward to helping provide a world-class experience and gaining lifelong friends in her new position.



Team Leader- 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.



Team Leader- Denham Springs

Courtney is our hygiene team leader who has been with us since February of 2016. She has 4 years of dental experience and her goal is to help our patients achieve and maintain a clean and happy smile! Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Michael, and 3 children Conner, Brette and Baylor. She loves LSU sports, going to concerts and traveling! She would love to help you and your families maintain a routine cleaning regimen to keep your smile healthy and beautiful!




Kerri joined the Hood Dental Care team as a full-time hygienist in 2012. She is an LSU Alumni earning a degree in Kinesiology in 2007 and a degree in Dental Hygiene in 2011. With a passion for preventative dentistry, Kerri believes in gentle, comprehensive care. She looks forward to providing excellent care to her hometown with a smile. Kerri is an LSU fan, loves painting, and spending time with friends and family.




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!




Amanda joined the Hood Dental Care team as a full-time hygienist in May 2018. She earned her degree in Dental Hygiene from LSU in 2012. Amanda loves helping patients reach their goal of a healthy, beautiful smile! After work, Amanda loves spending time with her husband, John and their two kids, Jackson and Harper. She also enjoys reading, movies, and spa days.



Dental Hygienist

Nicole,  Niki, is a native of Ponchatoula, Louisiana. She is a graduate of Ponchatoula High School and Louisiana State University, where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. Niki has been practicing dental hygienist in Hammond for most of her career but worked as a hygienist for Dr. Hood many years go and recently rejoined our team. Niki is licensed by the Louisiana State Board of Dentistry. She is a member of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association, the Louisiana Dental Hygienists’ Association, and the Baton Rouge Dental Hygienists Association. She enjoys traveling and photography, but most of all, she loves watching her boys play baseball.




Kim joined our team in July 2018 after Owens Family Dentistry became Hood Dental Care-Zachary. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Dental hygiene from LSU School of Dentistry in 2011 and has worked as a hygienist in the Zachary office since 2013. She believes in a customized approach to dental hygiene and enjoys getting to know her patients so that she can provide specific care to each person. Kim has been married to her husband and best friend since 1995 and is the mom of 3 boys, the youngest of which just graduated high school. She is also a mom to two dogs and two cats whom she loves to pieces. In her free time, she enjoys reading, salt-water fishing, tailgating at LSU football game,s traveling, and spending time with family and friends.




Allison joined the Hood Dental Care team as a full-time hygienist in June 2015 after graduating from LSU hygiene school. She is eager to continue HDC’s legacy of providing patients with comprehensive and compassionate dental care in her hometown of Denham Springs. In her free time, Allison loves to shop with her mom and spend time with family and friends.




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.