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Dr. Todd Canatella

Dr. Canatella has been practicing dentistry for over 13 years. A lifelong resident of the New Orleans area, he graduated from Holy Cross School, earned his undergraduate degree at LSU and then earned his dental degree from the LSU School of Dentistry. Dr. Canatella is a member of the American Dental Association, the New Orleans Dental Association, and the Louisiana Dental Association.

Following his studies, Dr. Canatella completed a year long study course in implant placement at the Medical College of Georgia, and he has served as a CEREC mentor with the Scottsdale Institute of Dentistry, in addition to completing extensive coursework in cosmetic and full-mouth rehab. He is also certified to offer care with Invisalign, Six Month Smiles, and laser dentistry.

Away from the office, Dr. Canatella enjoys fishing, sports, and spending time with his wife and his three children.

Dental Team

Alison – Dental Hygienist

Alison has been a dental hygienist for more than 39 years. She enjoys building relationships with our patients as she helps them create healthier, happier smile smiles. She earned her bachelor’s degree from the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry. Away from the office, Alison enjoys dancing, reading, and singing in her church’s choir.

Amanda – Dental Hygienist

Amanda is a dental hygienist with more than eight years of experience. She’s dedicated to helping patients feel better about their smiles while also building strong relationships with them. She previously studied at the University of New Orleans and the LSU School of Dentistry. She also continues to learn every year with continued education courses. Outside of the office, Amanda enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys indoor cycling.

Rachael - Dental Hygienist

Rachael graduated Magna Cum Laude from Louisiana State University, School of Dentistry with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. She maintained Dean’s List status, was chosen to represent hygiene for LSUHSC Humanistic Culture Committee, and became a member of Sigma Phi Alpha Honor Society upon graduation. She’s a current member of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association, where she has been recognized for her publication in ACCESS magazine. In her spare time, she enjoys photography, painting, and spending time with family and friends.  Rachael resides in Metairie with her husband, four children, and their Vizsla “Buddy”.

Jordan – Dental Assistant

As a dental assistant, Jordan works with Dr. Canatella to help patients create healthier, more beautiful smiles. She has previously studied at the LSU School of Dentistry, is OSHA certified, and has completed numerous hours in continuing education on a range of topics, including CEREC. Jordan comes from a large, caring family, with whom she enjoys spending time. Her other interests include reading, cooking, and trying new restaurants in New Orleans.

Stacy – Dental Assistant

Stacy has more than 12 years of experience in dentistry. As one of our office’s dental assistants, she works side-by-side with Dr. Canatella to help patients overcome their fear of dentistry and achieve a healthier smile. She is certified in CEREC, 3D imaging, OSHA, Invisalign, and much more. When she’s not helping patients she enjoys crafts, cooking, and spending time with her family.

Kimberly – Office Assistant

Kimberly has been a part of our front office team for over four years. She previously studied at Louisiana State University. Together with her husband, she has two daughters and two dogs.

Stephanie – Administrative Assistant

Stephanie has not only been with our office for 13 years, she’s married to Dr. Canatella. As our administrative assistant, she enjoys talking with our patients and helping them with their special dental needs. She previously studied at Louisiana State University. Outside of the office, she is a licensed occupational therapist and enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and going to her children’s activities.

Isabel – Patient Coordinator/Office Manager

As our patient coordinator and office manager, Isabel helps our patients with their treatment planning, finances and making sure insurance benefits are maximized She enjoys helping others and looks forward to seeing our patients every day. Isabel’s interests include knitting, gardening, and spending time with family.


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Canatella Dental
101 W. Robert E. Lee Blvd, Ste. 305, New Orleans, LA 70124 USA
Todd J. Canatella Jr., D.D.S. New Orleans Dentist (504) 282-0700