About Dr. Maestri
Gina Liggio Maestri, DDS
After graduating from Acadiana High School in 1994 and magna cum laude from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 1998, Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the LSU School of Dentistry in 2002. While at LSU, Dr. Maestri received several awards for outstanding academic performance in General Dentistry and Cosmetic Dentistry. A passionate lifelong learner, Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri DDS earns at least 300 hours of continuing education every year, four times the number required by the state.
Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri has further honed her skills by completing advanced training in a range of sub-specialties such as Cosmetic Dentistry and Implant Dentistry. Her certifications and professional affiliations include:
- Mini-residency in Restorative Implant Dentistry.
- Safe administration of Botox and other dermal fillers through the American Academy of Facial Esthetics.
- Adult orthodontics such as Six Month Smiles and clear aligner therapy.
- Invisalign Provider
- Completed a two year Academic and Clinical Program in Comprehensive Orthodontics and graduated with honors.
Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri DDS derives a great deal of professional and personal satisfaction from getting to know her patients and helping them on their journey toward better oral health. She believes that establishing trusting relationships with her patients helps them feel comfortable, relaxed, and enthusiastic about taking care of their smiles. Dr. Maestri loves showing patients that obtaining healthy and beautiful smiles does not have to be painful nor traumatic.
Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri is a proud parent of Ethan, Grace, and Lillian. When she’s not at the office, Dr. Maestri enjoys watching NFL football, pulling for the New Orleans Saints, running, early morning workouts, reading, and spending time on the beach with her family.
Visit Your Lafayette Family Dentist
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri DDS, call our office at 337-704-2126. Our Lafayette dentist’s office proudly provides preventive, restorative, and cosmetic dentistry services to families and individuals in Lafayette, LA, the Acadiana region.
Education is key
Education is a lifelong journey and a truly dedicated family dentist never stops learning. To this end, Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri DDS obtains 75-80 hours of continuing education every year, twice the state’s requirement. In addition, Dr. Maestri and her team focus on educating our patients through hands-on techniques and the open sharing of information. Well-informed patients tend to make better decisions when it comes to at-home dental hygiene and lifestyle choices that impact oral health. If you have any questions about family dentistry or feel that you need some professional guidance, please feel free to ask.