Dr. Hoa “Hana” Cao was born and raised in New Orleans. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from the University of New Orleans, then her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry. In her free time, Dr. Cao enjoys training in the gym, spending time with family and friends, personal training and watching NBA and NFL games.
Dr. Hudson graduated Cum Laude from the Honors College at the University of South Carolina in 2007. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery at the LSU School of Dentistry. Dr. Hudson played tennis and baseball in high school and his hobbies include sports cars and watching college football as well as playing tennis, golf, and video games.
Dr. Lacoste was born and raised in the New Orleans area. After graduating high school from The New Orleans Academy in 1972, he received his undergraduate degree from the University of New Orleans. He then went on to receive a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in New Orleans in 1980.
Dr. Lacoste is a member of the American Dental Association, the Louisiana Dental Association, the New Orleans Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry. He always finds time to be with family and friends, and enjoys fishing and playing music.
Dr. Oanh Le was born and raised in New Orleans. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of New Orleans and her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry. Dr. Le loves to read, watch movies, volunteer and sightsee.
Dr. Luong received an undergraduate degree from the University of Louisiana – Lafayette, then a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry. He completed a residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Dr. Luong enjoys soccer and golf.
Dr. Gina Nguyen was born in Morgan City, Louisiana. She earned her undergraduate degree at Tulane University, majoring in cell and molecular biology and continued her education by attending LSU School of Dentistry for her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Nguyen enjoys hiking, traveling and spending time with family.
Born and raised in New Orleans East, Dr. Nguyen is of Vietnamese descent. He graduated from McMain High School and earned an undergraduate degree from Xavier University. He went on to earn a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in 2012. Dr. Nguyen is family-oriented, enjoys meeting people, hanging out with friends, and forming lasting relationships. His hobbies include building computers and watching Saints football and LSU sports.
Dr. Terry Pham was born and raised in New Orleans. He graduated from Xavier University of Louisiana with a Bachelor of Science in Biology, then went on to earn a Doctorate of Dental Surgery from LSU School of Dentistry. Dr. Pham enjoys watching the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans, golf and traveling.
Dr. Benjamin Salameh is a native of Chicago, Illinois. He earned his undergraduate degree and Doctorate of Dental Medicine at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is currently a resident in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery program at Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in New Orleans. Dr. Salameh enjoys aquariums and caring for his dog.
Dr. Kristen Wolaver is originally from Great Falls, Virginia. She received her Bachelor of Science from the University of Pittsburgh in 2017, where she studied neuroscience and studio arts. Her love of sculpture and medicine inspired her to pursue a career in dentistry. Dr. Wolaver subsequently graduated 3rd in her class from the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry. In her free time, Dr. Wolaver enjoys hot yoga and exploring the food of New Orleans!
Dr. Wu was born in Kansas City, Missouri and raised in Wichita, Kansas. He received his bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering at the University of Kansas and his dental degree at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He completed a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) at Wichita State University. Dr. Wu has an identical twin brother and enjoys golf, college basketball and football, reading, flying, and playing with his dogs. He is also strongly committed to continuing education in dentistry.
Dr. Nathan Wu was born in Kansas City, MO, and grew up in Wichita, Kansas. He graduated from the University of Kansas with a Bachelor of Science degree Biochemistry and worked as a chemist, an aerospace engineer and a high school physics teacher before pursuing his career in dentistry. Dr. Wu graduated from the LSU School of dentistry with his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree.
Dr. Wu is married and has one daughter. He has an identical twin brother, who is also a dentist. In his spare time, Dr. Wu enjoys golf, watching sports, reading, eating and spending time with his family and baby girl.