Meet Our Team – Madisonville LA

Our team consists of passionate individuals who are kind, friendly, and caring. Our staff is here to ensure a pleasant experience during your child’s visits to our office. Our team includes experienced and energetic people whose goal is to communicate well with both you and your child to provide the best care possible.

Clinical Team

Kelsey, RDH


Hello from Ana!  She is one of our multifaceted expanded duty dental assistants at The Children Dental Cottage for about a year and half now. She is bilingual and loves to assist our spanish speaking patients and families!

“I love working with kids since a young age. I have babysat for a few years before working at a daycare.  I love that I can speak two languages because I can help my Hispanic community with their little ones with any concerns they may have.”

Ana is married to her high school sweetheart Jose, married for 5 years and together since 2005. They have 2 beautiful children Eric and Camila, and they sure are super fun to keep up with. They have a small farm with a few animals, where they can walk out the back door and see cows or chickens. She is sister of four brothers and are very close to eachother.  She also has three amazing nieces that she feels blessed to have!

“My older brother does have special needs but he’s an amazing son, brother and uncle! He’s a reason I love working with kids and enjoy working at TCDC.  I hope to stay and grown more with the TCDC family for many more years.”

Dominique, EDDA

Meet Dominique, born in Chalmette, Louisiana.  She currently lives in Hammond, LA.  She has three younger sisters, two handsome nephews and a beautiful niece.  She has been a pediatric dental assistant for almost seven years now as an expanded duty dental assistant.   She is Dr. Vo’s right hand lady as chairside dental assistant

“I could not imagine doing anything else as a career.  I look forward to coming to work every day.  I also have an amazing team at TCDC to work with.  I had a very traumatic experience as a child at the dentist, so that is where my passion comes from.  I want to make sure every child that comes into our office feels safe and comfortable. “

At the end of the day, we can endure much more than we think we can.”

administrative team

Lillian, EDDA – Practice Administrator

Lillian has been an expanded duty dental assistant for over 20 years.   As Practice Administrator, well, she does it all!!!! She has many hours in continuing education in the dental field.  She is a true leader when it comes to caring for her team, Dr. Vo, and patients and families!  You will not forget her once you meet her, as her infections positive energy and giggles will leave you happy speaking with her.

Lillian enjoys the rewords of working with children and children with special needs. Lillian is married and has a fur baby, six children and eight grandchildren. She enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends.

Don’t let anyone ever dull your sparkle!

Jennifer – Front Desk Coordinator

Jennifer has been with the Children’s Dental Cottage for almost a year now and it has flown by!  She is the person who will welcome you to your appointment and will want to help you with absolutely anything! 

“I absolutely LOVE my position here.  I’ve always had a passion for working with children, and even had my own daycare when my children were young!  Working here at the Dental Cottage brings me so much joy because of the fabulous patients we see every day and the amazing staff I get to work with.  I enjoy making our patients smile and feel at ease here at the office.”

A native of Ponchatoula, Louisiana and has lived here her entire life!  She has two children, three cats and a dog!  She loves spending time with her kids reading, going on bike rides and jumping on the trampoline.  In her spare time, she loves to play piano, participate in plays and read.

So what if it drizzles and dribbles and drips? I’ll splash in the garden, I’ll dance on the roof. Let it rain on my skin, it can’t get in – I’m waterproof.”Shel Silverstein

Caitlynn – Patient Care Coordinator

Meet our “Office Baker”, Caitlynn!  She’s been with the Children’s Dental Cottage since August of 2020.  She loves to bring the sweet treats for everyone.  In 2018, she married her high school sweetheart, Nolan.  They have 4 playful, crazy dogs together. 

You will find Caitlynn always eager to help with any scheduling and administrative concerns.  She is also our tech savvy lady and loves to communicate by utilizing our digital connections with our patients.

“In my free time, I like to play with my dogs, bake goodies in my kitchen and go on adventures with my husband.  Nolan and I both grew up in Mandeville, however, in July of 2020, we finished building our first home in Ponchatoula!!”

Gail, EDDA -Vital Team Assistant