Meet The Staff
Front Office Staff
Melissa Thibodeaux-Office Manager (bottom center)
Shirley Melancon-Receptionist (top center)
Hannah Adams-Receptionist/Dental Assistant (top right)
Madison Dehart-Receptionist (top left)
EDDA Dental Assistant Staff
Vernell Solet (left)
Christie de la Bretonne (center)
Crystal Cherry (right)
Dental Hygienist Staff
Kelsey Melancon (bottom center)
Kelsey has been a part of the office since 2010 as an Expanded Duty Dental Assistant while in high school. She joined the practice as a Registered Dental Hygienist in 2015. Kelsey graduated from the University of Louisiana at Monroe with Magna Cum Laude honors and received the Clinical Excellence Award. She loves working alongside her Dad, Uncle, and Dr. Theriot as well as all of the staff she has grown up with as they strive to provide excellent care to all patients. When away from the office Kelsey enjoys spending time with family, friends, and taking trips to Disney.
Patricia O’Connell (top center)
Patricia’s career started as a dental assistant for four years while attending LSU Dental School for Dental Hygiene. She graduated in 1992 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been with Drs. Melancon, Melancon, & Theriot since 1993. She loves to get to know each patient to provide them with excellent individualized care needed to help prevent dental disease.
Marie Stoufflet (top right)
Marie graduated from South Terrebonne High School in 1986 and then from LSU Dental Hygiene School in 1990 with a B.S. in Dental Hygiene. She has been with Drs. Melancon, Melancon, and Theriot since 1996. She enjoys building relationships with patients and making them feel comfortable during their visits. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and being outdoors.
Kristi Chiasson (top left)
Kristi Chiasson is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She has practiced dental hygiene for 21 years. She graduated from LSU Dental Hygiene School with a Bachelor Degree in 2001. Kristi has worked here for 21 years. She lives in Houma, Louisiana. She is married and has two children. Kristi enjoys teaching patients about oral health and she enjoys talking with patients to get to know them better. Kristi enjoys spending time with her family and friends on her spare time.