Dental Staff

Angela Melancon at The Smile Spa

Angela Melancon

Angela is our Financial coordinator and comes to us with 8 years of experience. If you are fortunate enough to meet her, you will experience her gentleness and kindness. With 8 years of experience, you can be assured she will maximize your dental benefits and help you whatever way she can. She is continually learning and striving to understand the complications and challenges that come with dental insurance. Angela is a native of Central where she still resides. She is such a people-person and loves life to the fullest. Angela along with her husband Kevin and son Brayden love their time spent at the beach together. She is the happiest when spending time with her family and friends, especially when it involves a crawfish boil or tailgate party….Geaux Tigers!!! Her most valued time is spent with her son.

Sheri Enterkin at the Smile Spa

Sheri Enterkin

Sheri comes to us with 20 years of healthcare experience. When you meet Sheri at the front you will notice that she always has a bright smile and warm greeting whether you are checking in or going out. She is knowledgeable in both financial consulting and insurance and always enjoys helping our patients with both. Sheri is completely family oriented and her favorite times are spent with her husband and two boys. Sheri and her family completely love outdoors and camp every chance they get. Sheri lives by a few simple rules: work hard, stay humble, smile often, be honest and love always.

Penny Waguespack at The Smile Spa

Penny Waguespack

Penny is the newest addition to our Smile Spa staff and has the most positive energy. Penny has been blessed with the "gift of gab" and she never meets a stranger. She makes everyone feel like they have know each other for a lifetime. She personalizes her visit with all of our patients. Penny has 20 years experience in the healthcare industry. Penny's goal for all of the patient's is to make sure their dental journey is one that ends with a healthy, happy smile. One of her favorite things to do is cook. She absolutely loves gumbo. She also loves to host parties, so you should see her host our botox parties, she definitely enjoys herself!! 

Ashley Broha at The Smile Spa

Ashley Broha

Ashley comes to us with 6 years of dental hygiene experience. Ashley is a native of Baton Rouge where she attended both Our Lady of Mercy and St. Joseph’s Academy. Shen then attended LSU Dental School where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2012. She is also licensed to give anesthesia and nitrous oxide. Ashley loves living a healthy lifestyle with a lot of outdoor activities. Ashley is completely family-oriented and her favorite times are spent surrounded by her family and friends.

Katie Ducote at The Smile Spa

Katie Ducote

Katie has seven years of dental experience between Louisiana and Texas. She is an expanded duty dental assistant, x-ray certified and
highly trained on the Cerec machine, which makes our crowns in the office. She will make your crown fit, feel, and look amazing! Patients really appreciate her gentle and compassionate bedside manner that accompanies her
efficient chair side assisting of the doctor that gets them in and out of the office quickly. Patients are always happy to be greeted by her beautiful smile. During her free time she loves to be at her hunting camp with her husband. They enjoy hunting deer and fishing. She also loves traveling and spending time with her friends.

Patsy Russo at The Smile Spa

Patsy Russo

Patsy has over 50 years of experience in both bookkeeping and business administration. She has received an associate degree from Spencer’s Business College in 1967. She has worked for Dr. Russo- Mounger’s office since 1999. She retired from Pointe Coupee Parish School System in 2003 where she served as the bookkeeper for 33 years.  Patsy is happily married to Charles and they have three children: Aimee (Dr. Russo) , Michael (Police officer with City of Baton Rouge) and Dr. Alexis Russo  (Dentist in Shreveport). She is the proud grandmother to six grandsons: Spencer and Scout Mounger, Harlen and Hudson  Russo, Enzo and Eli Underhill. She enjoys traveling and spending time with her children and grandchildren. Patsy is actively involved in St. Mary’s Catholic Church,  altar society, adoration chapel and the bereavement committee.