Meet the Team

AMBER,REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST

After earning her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from the LSU School of Dentistry, Amber joined the Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri, DDS team in 2011. Our patients appreciate Amber’s compassion and get a kick out of her sense of humor. A member of several professional organizations including the American Dental Hygienists Association and the Louisiana Dental Hygienists Association, Amber is a member of the LDHA. Amber and her husband, Joshua, have two sons, Hugh and Finn. In her spare time, Amber enjoys hanging out with her family and rooting for the New Orleans Saints.

ASHLEIGH,NEW PATIENT COORDINATOR

Ashleigh joined Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri, DDS in 2013 after attending The University of Louisiana at Lafayette. She truly enjoys getting to know our patients and ensuring they receive a positive dental experience at every visit. Ashleigh and her husband, Trent, are parents to a beautiful daughter, Emery Claire, and their sweet baby boy, Elijah. Ashleigh enjoys spending time with friends and family and her two pets Braxton and Kaiah. Ashleigh loves the traditions and culture in Louisiana, and she loves to pull for both the Ragin Cajuns and LSU Tigers.

HEATHER,HYGIENE COORDINATOR

Heather joined Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri, DDS in 2015. She loves meeting and getting to know all of our patients. Heather and her husband Justin are proud parents of their son Rhett. In her free time, Heather enjoys spending time with her family and shopping.

HOLLY,OFFICE MANAGER

Holly and her husband, Chris, are the proud parents of two boys, Tristan and Wyatt, and one beautiful baby girl, Ella Claire. In addition to spending time with friends and family and enjoying live music festivals, Holly and Chris manage to balance their split alliances to LSU and ULL, respectively.

KERRIE,DENTAL ASSISTANT

Kerrie joined the Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri, DDS team in 2015. She is passionate about orthodontics and has been an assistant since 2013, training specifically in orthodontics.  Kerrie has two daughters, Gwendolyn and Mary Jane. Kerrie enjoys pulling for both the Ragin Cajuns and the LSU Tigers.

LAUREN,EXPANDED DUTY DENTAL ASSISTANT

Lauren joined Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri, DDS in 2012 and has since made a good impression on our patients with her gentle, calming demeanor. She is trained in E4D technology to make porcelain crowns and she is also trained in Six Month Smiles, creating beautiful smiles for our patients.  Lauren truly believes that patients feel more relaxed when their dentist’s office feels like home, so she establishes patient relationships based on compassion and trust. Lauren and her husband, Quentin, have an incredible son named Grant, a baby boy, Baylen, and an energetic white lab named Ragin. When she’s away from the office, Lauren enjoys shopping and watching Ragin Cajun and New Orleans Saints games.

LINDSEY,REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST

Lindsey joined the Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri, DDS team in March 2015, and she graduated from LSU's School of Dentistry with a Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene in May 2012.  Lindsey specializes in local anesthesia, providing patients with preventative dentistry and oral home care instruction to ensure her patients make the most of their beautiful smiles. She also works with Special Smiles, the dental division of the Special Olympics. Lindsey is a self-proclaimed Army Brat, so she has spent her life traveling the U.S. with her family; however, she has been a resident of Lafayette for 10 years, and loves calling Acadiana home.  Lindsey and her husband have one son, Noah.  In her free time, Lindsey loves spending time with friends and family and attending LSU football games.  Lindsey and her family are members of Our Savior's Church in Lafayette. She loves working with the team at Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri, DDS where everyone works to ensure patients are happy and comfortable.

PAIGE,EXPANDED DUTY DENTAL ASSISTANT

Paige joined the Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri, DDS team in 2010. Certified in CPR and Expanded Duties, and trained in E4D Technology to make porcelain crowns and also trained in Six Month Smiles, Paige has the know-how needed to provide exceptional patient care. Paige loves making our patients feel comfortable, and our patients appreciate her friendly personality. Paige and her husband, Quinn, are the proud pet-parents of a mini Yorkshire terrier. They are also proud, loving parents to daughter, Adelynn and son Reid.  In her spare time, Paige enjoys shopping and being with her friends and family.

SKYLER,EXPANDED DUTY DENTAL ASSISTANT

Skyler joined the Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri, DDS team in 2014. Skyler attended Louisiana Technical College where she became a Certified Nurse Assistant, and she also attended Delta College of Arts and Technology where she gained her certification as a Dental Assistant. Skyler is the mother to two canine daughters, Maggie, a Pomeranian, and Nelly, an English Mastiff. When she is not working, Skyler loves spending time outside where she can soak up the sun and spend time with friends and family. Skyler also spends her free time wedding planning with her fiance' Cody. Skyler’s favorite thing about working at Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri, DDS is seeing patients leave the office with a happy and healthy smile.

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 or feel that you need some professional guidance, please feel free to ask.

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