MEET THE TEAM
Hailey Administrative Assistant
Hailey started working as a receptionist at Acadia Family Dentistry in 2022. She holds certifications in Dental Assisting, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, and Dental Radiology, which she received in 2017. She has also been recognized as an Expanded Duty Dental Assistant by the Louisiana State Board of Dentistry. Hailey is a proud mother of two sons, Ayden and Levi. She loves spending quality time with her family, watching her kids play sports, and going on boating and camping trips.
“I truly enjoy working with an amazing dentist and team. We work together to provide great dental care for our patients, ensuring they are always happy and satisfied with their smiles. Hope to see you soon!”
Kailey Dental Hygienist
Kailey, a Bayou Gauche resident, started working in the dental field in 2014. She studied at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and Nicholls State University, earning her prerequisites for dental hygiene school. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene in May 2019 from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry, where she graduated at the top of her class, earning the Chancellor’s Award. Kailey has been practicing as a full-time Registered Dental Hygienist since graduation and joined our team at Acadia Family Dentistry in May 2021. She and her husband, Gavin, welcomed their daughter Brinley in July 2022. Kailey is quick to admit that her greatest accomplishment in life is being a mom. When she is not at the office, Kailey enjoys reading to her baby girl Brinley, painting, and spending time with her family and dog, Emry. She loves the simple joys in life.
“Dental hygiene is much more than a job to me; it is my calling. I look forward to coming to work every day and guiding my patients in the direction of a healthy lifestyle, starting by building a solid understanding of proper oral hygiene.”
Tamere Dental Assistant
Tamere began her dental career in 2022 as a dental assistant at Acadia Family Dentistry. She graduated from the Dental Assisting program at Unitech Training Academy in 2021. She is a mother of three beautiful children. Tamere enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.
“Watching people gain confidence in their smile is something I truly enjoy. We have a great team that works together to make each patient comfortable and at ease when it comes to getting dental treatment.”
Alissa Dental Assistant
Alissa has been working in dentistry for two years and earned her Expanded Duty Dental Assisting certification from LSU in 2022. Outside of work, she enjoys traveling and can often be found on a cruise, at the beach, or at Disney World. She loves hanging out with family and friends.
“Every day, I take pleasure in getting to know our patients and assisting them with their dental journey.”
Kaylie Dental Assistant
Kaylie started her career at Acadia Family Dentistry in 2023 as a dental assistant. She was born in Thibodaux and lives in Chackbay with her white lab fur baby named Daisy. Kaylie enjoys helping people feel more confident about their smiles. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, especially her nephew. Kaylie also enjoys sports, spending time at the camp, hunting, and being out on the water.
“I feel so blessed to be part of such a great team with an amazing dentist who is dedicated to providing the best dental care for our patients.”