|


 

   

 

A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z

Full-Time Faculty Roster:

Alphabetical

By Department

Part-Time Faculty Roster:

Alphabetical

By Department

Gratis Faculty Roster

Administration


Full-Time Faculty

A

Heather B. Allen, RDH, MSHCM
Assistant Professor - Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Dental Hygiene
hharo@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8155

Sandra Carlin Andrieu, PhD
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Director, Program in Advanced Dental Education
Professor, Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Administration sandri@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8111

Paul C. Armbruster, MS, DDS
Head of Department; Director, Advanced Education in Orthodontics
Professor, Orthodontics
Marshall I. Gottsegen Professor of Orthodontics
Bernard M. Schwaninger Professor of Orthodontics
parmbr@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8234

Leonard W. Aucoin, Jr., CDT, MEd
Associate Professor, Prosthodontics - Dental Laboratory Technology
laucoi@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8086

B

Richard Ballard, DDS
Professor, Orthodontics
Guy Favaloro Professor of Orthodontics
rball1@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8246

Tricia S. Barker, RDH, MEd
Assistant Clinical Professor
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Dental Hygiene
tbark1@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8152

Michael L. Bates, DDS, MBA
Director of Patient Evaluation
Associate Professor, Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials
mbates@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8107

Genevieve M. Benoit, RDH, MEd
Professor-Clinical Specialist, Periodontics
gbenoi@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8283

Kellie Bourgeois, RDH
Clinical Instructor, Dental Hygiene
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Dental Hygiene
Kbour8@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8153

Diedra L. Brewer-Hohensee, RDH, MEd, CHES, CTTS
Associate Professor - Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Dental Hygiene
dforet@lsushc.edu; (504) 941-8148

Stephen C. Brisco, DDS
Associate Professor, Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials -
Clinical Comprehensive & Operative Dentistry
Director of Diversity and Minority Affairs
sbrisc1@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8253

Dwight Brown, DDS
Assistant Professor - Clinical, Diagnostic Sciences
Director, Infectious Disease Dental Clinic
dbro16@lsuhsc.edu; 504-702-5081

Karen Bruggers, DDS, MS
Assistant Professor, Prosthodontics
Department Head
kbrugg@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8283

Darlene Brunet, MEd
Director of Student Affairs
Associate Professor - Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Administration
dbrune@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8124

C

Jennifer Cameron, PhD
Assistant Professor - Research, Microbiology, Immunology, Parasitology
Secondary Appointment - Oral and Craniofacial Biology
jcame2@lsuhsc.edu

Toby Cheramie, DDS
Robert Eastman Professor
Assistant Dean of Admissions, Student Services, and Alumni Affairs
Associate Professor, Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Administration
tchera@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8124

Brian Christensen, DDS, MD
Assistant Professor; Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
bchri2@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8216

Kitrina G. Cordell, DDS, MS
Head of Department
Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Diagnostic Sciences
kcorde@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8449

Damien Cuffie, DDS, MPH
Assistant Professor - Clinical, Diagnostic Sciences
Infectious Disease Dental Clinic
dcuff1@lsuhsc.edu; 504-702-5081

D

John D. Dagate, DDS
Associate Professor, Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Clinical Comprehensive & Operative Dentistry
jdagat1@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8257

Anthony J. DiVincenti
Instructor, Prosthodontics - Dental Laboratory Technology
adivi1@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8085

Panagiotis Dragonas, DDS
Assistant Professor, Periodontics
pdrag1@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8278

Peter Dupree, DDS
Assistant Professor - Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Clinical Comprehensive & Operative Dentistry
pdupr3@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8036

Bryan Dyess, DDS
Assistant Professor - Clinical, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
bdyess@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8211

E

Alex D. Ehrlich, DDS, MS
Department Head
Associate Professor, Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials
aehrli@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8257

Jonathan Esquivel, DDS
Associate Professor
Prosthodontics Implant Director
jesqu1@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8292

Gerald H. Evans, DDS
Head of Department
Professor, Periodontics
gevans@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8277

F

Suzanne K. Farrar, RDH, MSHCM
Director of Clinical Staff and Patient Services
Associate Professor, Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Administration
sfarra1@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8365

Paul L. Fidel, Jr., PhD
Carl Baldridge Chair
Head of Department, Professor, Oral and Craniofacial Biology
Associate Dean for Research
Director, Center for Excellence in Oral and Craniofacial Biology
Secondary appointment, Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology
pfidel@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8425, (985) 869-3445

John Frazier, DMD, MSPH, MS
Assistant Professor - Clinical, Diagnostic Sciences (Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology)
jfraz2@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8240

Lawrence Frye, BS
Instructor, Prosthodontics - Dental Laboratory Technology
lfrye2@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8140

G

John R. Gallo, DDS, MS
Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs
Professor, Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Administration
jgallo@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8110

William H. Garbee, DDS, MEd
Associate Professor, Diagnostic Sciences
wgarbe@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8237

F. Thomas Giacona, DDS
Associate Professor - Clinical; Division Head
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials -
Clinical Comprehensive & Operative Dentistry
fgiaco@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8257

Nicholas W. Gilpin, PhD
Associate Professor, Physiology
Secondary appointment, Oral and Craniofacial Biology
ngilpi@lsuhsc.edu; 504-568-6182

H

Suleiman Hamdan, BS, MCDT
Associate Professor, Prosthodontics
shamda@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8147

Lynda Harhad, DDS
Program Director, General Practice Residency Clinic,
Baton Rouge
Assistant Professor - Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - General Practice Residency
lharha@lsuhsc.edu; (225) 922-0026

Jennifer Hew, RDH, MSHCM
Associate Professor - Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials-General Practice Residency
jhew@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8270

Jeffrey A. Hobden, PhD
Associate Professor, Microbiology, Immunology & Parasitology
Secondary appointment, Oral and Craniofacial Biology
jhobde@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 568-4077

I

J

Doug Johnston, PhD
Assistant Professor, Microbiology, Immunology & Parasitology
Secondary appointment, Oral and Craniofacial Biology
djoh13@lsuhsc.edu; 504-568-4071

Jeffrey Johnson, DMD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Dentistry
Department Head & Program Director
jjoh63@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8199

K

Eswar Kandaswamy
Assistant Professor, Periodontics
ekanda@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8278

Edwin L. Kee, BS, MCDT
Associate Professor, Prosthodontics
ekee@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8147

Gary D. Klasser, DMD
Professor, Diagnostic Sciences
gklass@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8407

William Kramer, DDS
Assistant Professor - Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Clinical Comprehensive & Operative Dentistry
wkrame@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8385

L

Thomas E. Lallier, PhD
Assistant Director, Center for Excellence in Oral and Craniofacial Biology
Professor, Cell Biology and Anatomy
Secondary appointment, Oral and Craniofacial Biology
tlalli@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8429

Bryan Lara, DDS
Assistant Professor
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials / Prosthodontics
blara@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8385

Robert M. Laughlin, DMD
Dean, School of Dentisttry
Associate Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
rlaugh@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8220

A.C. Liles, DDS
Assistant Professor-Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Clinical Comprehensive & Operative Dentistry
alile1@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8257

Leneise Lynn, DMD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Endodontics
llynn@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8388

M

Albert McMullen, DDS
Director, Advanced Education Program in Endodontics
Assistant Professor of Clinical Endodontics
amcmul@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8397

Pooja Maney, BDS, MPH, PhD
Director, Advanced Education Program in Periodontics
Professor, Periodontics
pmaney@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8278

Nisha Manila, BDS, PhD
Assistant Professor - Clinical
Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
nmanil@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8243

Faye Mascarenhas, BDS, MS
Assistant Professor, Prosthodontics
Director, Advanced Education
fmasca@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8329

Elizabeth T. Mayer, RDH, MS
Assistant Professor, Periodontics
lmayer@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8275

Suezan C. McCormick, DMD
Assistant Professor, Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Clinical Comprehensive & Operative Dentistry
smcco1@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8257

Dale J. Misiek, DMD
Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Director, Residency Program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
dmisie@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8211

Laurie F. Moeller, DDS
Associate Professor of Clinical Prosthodontics
Director, Advanced Education Program in Prosthodontics
lmoell@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8289

N

Danna Necaise, RDH, MS
Associate Professor-Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Dental Hygiene
dnecai@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8150

Amir H. Nejat, DDS, MSD
Assistant Professor - Prosthodontics
anejat@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8290

Stephanie Noe, DDS
Assistant Professor-Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Clinical Comprehensive & Operative Dentistry
sdimat@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8257

Angela Nguyen, DDS
Assistant Professor, Diagnostic Sciences
Infectious Disease Dental Clinic
anguy5@lsuhsc.edu; 504-702-5081

O

Mark A. Odom, DDS
Department Head, Endodontics
Assistant Professor - Clinical, Endodontics
modom3@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8395

Andrew Olinik, MLIS
Instructor of Medical Bibliography
aolini@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8160

David L. Oncale, DDS
Assistant Professor, Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Clinical Comprehensive & Operative Dentistry
doncal@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8257

Jessica Owens, DMD
Associate Professor, Periodontics
jowen6@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8278

P

Jorge Palavicini, DDS
Assistant Professor, Prosthodontics
jpala1@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8291

Earl Peter Park, DMD, DDS
Assistant Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
504-941-8216

Dennis J. Paul, PhD
Associate Professor, Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
Secondary appointment, Oral and Craniofacial Biology
dpaul@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 568-4745

Corey D. Plescia, RDH, MSHCM
Instructor, Diagnostic Sciences - Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
cples1@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8199

J. Dale Prince, MA, MLS
Director of Libraries
jprin2@lsuhsc.edu; 504-568-7698

Q

Sherrod Quin, DDS
Assistant Professor-Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Clinical Comprehensive & Operative Dentistry
squin@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8257

R

Greer C. Reisig, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Prosthodontics
greisi@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8286

Claudia Rivera, RDH, MDH
Associate Professor-Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Dental Hygiene
crive2@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8127

Molly Rosebush, DDS, MS
Associate Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Diagnostic Sciences
mroseb@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8333

Martha Roussel, DDS
Assistant Professor-Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - General Practice Residency
mrous1@lsuhsc.edu

S

Samer Salti, DDS
Assistant Professor - Clinical, General Practice Residency
ssalti@lsuhsc.edu; (318) 641-2038

Emma Schachner, PhD
Assistant Professor, Cell Biology and Anatomy
Secondary Appointment - Oral and Craniofacial Biology
eschac@lsuhsc.edu; 504-568-4017

Julie H. Schiavo, MLIS
Assistant Professor of Medical Bibliography
jschia@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8162

Jayc Sedlmayr, PhD
Assistant Professor, Cell Biology and Anatomy
jsedlm@lsuhsc.edu; 504-568-7618

David E. Simmons, DDS
Associate Professor, Periodontics
dsimmo@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8274

Chet A. Smith, DDS
Associate Professor, Diagnostic Sciences
csmith14@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8416

Jeanne St. Germain, RDH
Instructor, Periodontics
jstge1@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8276

T

David Tran, BS, MCDT
Assistant Professor, Prosthodontics
dtran5@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8147

Casie Depta Tregre, BS, CDT
Dental Laboratory Technician
Instructor, Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - General Practice Residency
cdepta@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8257

V

Gail Vanderwall, CDT
Instructor, Prosthodontics - Dental Laboratory Technology
gvande@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8085

David Vela, BS, MCDT
Associate Professor, Prosthodontics - Dental Laboratory Technology
dvela@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8144

W

Gabrielle Herry Wagner, RDH, BSDH
Clinical Instructor
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Dental Hygiene
gwagn1@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8153

Geri Waguespack, RDH, MS
Professor-Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Dental Hygiene
gwague@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8149

Jane M. Walsh, RDH, JD
Program Director
Associate Professor
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Dental Hygiene
jwals2@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8156

Zezhang (Tom) Wen, PhD
Professor, Oral and Craniofacial Biology
Secondary appointment: Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology
zwen@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8320

Adriana Cordero Wilson, DDS, MSD
Director, Internationally Educated Dentist Program
Associate Professor of Clinical Prosthodontics
acorde@lsuhsc.edu; 504-941-8285

Mark M. Winkler, DDS, MS, PhD
Associate Professor-Clinical
Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials - Clinical Comprehensive
& Operative Dentistry
mwinkl@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8269

X

Xiaoming Xu, PhD
Jack Sheridan Professor
Director of Biomaterials Research
Professor, Oral and Craniofacial Biology
xxu@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8265

Y

William R. Yeadon, DDS
Associate Professor, Diagnostic Sciences
wyeado@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8263

Alika Yu, DDS
Director of Laboratory Services
Associate Professor, Prosthodontics
ayu@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8178

Xinping Yue, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Physiology
Secondary Appointment - Oral and Craniofacial Biology
xyue@lsuhsc.edu; 504-568-2024

Z

Waleed Zaid, DDS, MSc
Associate Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
wzaid@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8216

Julio Zavala, BS, MCDT
Program Director, Dental Laboratory Technology
Associate Professor, Prosthodontics - Dental Laboratory Technology
jzaval@lsuhsc.edu; (504) 941-8145

LSU Health Sciences Center Homepage
Disclaimer, Privacy Policy
© Copyright 2021. All rights reserved.

Last Update 10/2020