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Our New Orleans Dental Team

New Orleans Dentist

Dr. Todd Canatella

New Orleans dentist, Dr. Todd Canatella Dr. Canatella has been practicing dentistry for over 16 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 rehabilitation. He is also certified to offer care with Invisalign, Laser Surgery, Chao Pinhole, and more.

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


Dr. Rachel Neumeyer

New Orleans dentist, Dr. Rachel Neumeyer Dr. Rachel Neumeyer is a native of New Orleans and graduated from Archbishop Chapelle High School, Louisiana State University, and LSU School of Dentistry.  She is a member of the American Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association, New Orleans Dental Association, and American Academy of Facial Esthetics. Dr. Neumeyer has brought cosmetics to a new level at Canatella Dental, offering Botox and Juvederm to correct fine lines, wrinkles, high smile lines (gummy smiles), and provide a more youthful, glowing appearance. She is dedicated to providing high quality care in a comfortable and friendly environment.

Away from the office, Dr. Neumeyer enjoys watching Saints and LSU football and spending time with her family.


Dental Team

New Orleans Dental Team

Alison – Dental Hygienist

Alison has been a dental hygienist for more than 40 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 ten 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 LSU School of Dentistry. She loves to learn every year with continued education courses. Outside of the office, Amanda enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She is an avid foodie and always knows the best places to try around the city.

Karleigh – Dental Hygienist

As a 2017 Graduate of LSU School of Dentistry with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene, she has grown up around dentistry. She understands and values the importance of preventive care. With her contagious smile, she is enthusiastic and passionate about helping patients maintain their teeth for a lifetime. As an avid LSU sports fan, she loves following her Tiger Team. Volunteering, traveling, and swimming also brings her happiness.

Jordan – Practice Advancer / Dental Assistant

Jordan’s passion for bringing new patients into our office, along with her 10 years of dental experience, make her perfect for managing our marketing outlets. She is always looking for new ideas to keep our practice current and thriving. As a dental assistant, Jordan loves helping patients feel confident in their smiles. She has previously studied at LSU School of Dentistry, is OSHA certified, EDDA certified and has completed numerous hours in continuing education on a range of topics, including CEREC, Full Mouth Rehabilitation, Chao’s Pinhole and more.

Stacy – Clinical Manager

Stacy has more than 15 years of experience in dentistry. As our clinical manager she works hard to make sure your time in the dental chair is not only pleasant but meets your highest expectations. When assisting, Stacy works side-by-side with our doctors to help patients overcome their fear of dentistry and achieve a healthier smile. She is certified in CEREC, 3D imaging, OSHA, Invisalign, EDDA and much more. When she’s not helping patients, she enjoys crafts, cooking, and spending time with her family.

Holland – Dental Assistant

Holland started with us in 2017 and has been a welcomed addition to our family here at Canatella Dental. As a dental assistant, she works closely with both Dr. Canatella and Dr. Neumeyer, eager to help patients achieve their dental dreams. Holland earned her bachelor’s degree from LSU and she is OSHA and EDDA Certified. Outside of the office, she enjoys volunteering at a local special needs school and spending time with her friends and family.

Stephanie – Administrative Assistant

Stephanie has not only been with our office for 16 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 – Office Manager

As our office manager, Isabel works to keep our office running smoothly from front to back. She is always ready to greet our patients at the front desk with a warm smile. With more than 30 years of experience, 14 of them being at Canatella Dental, she is vital to our practice. Isabel’s interests include knitting, gardening, and spending time with family.

Dana – Patient Coordinator

Dana’s 20 years of dental experience brings a wealth of knowledge to our office. As the patient coordinator she will meet one on one with you to discuss your treatment plan and talk about financial options. Dana will work hard to make sure we utilize all of your dental insurance benefits so your out of pocket cost is minimum. Dana studied at LSU and she is OSHA and EDDA Certified. While at home she enjoys cooking for her family and exploring the outdoors with her children.

Angie– Hygienist/Front Desk

Angie graduated from LSU Dental School in 2009 with a Bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene. Her love for people and organization makes her a great assets to our team. Whether she is taking care of your cleaning in the back or helping you coordinate appointments at the front desk, Angie is a go-getter! In her spare time she enjoys yoga, boating, and fishing with her husband and daughter.

ANH DAO– Front Desk

ANH DAO makes the front desk sparkle with her fun-loving personality. When you meet her you’re sure to feel welcome and at ease in her presence. ANH DAO's knowledge of dentistry is growing as she works on her degree in biology and hopes to pursue dental hygiene school in the future. In her spare time she enjoys hiking, music festivals and spending time with family.


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