Meet The Team
Houma Family Dental - Meet Our Dental Staff - Family Dentistry
At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.
Kellie Pellegrin is the Office Manager and CFO at Houma Family Dental. She has over 20 years of accounting and clerical experience. Kellie has been working with Dr. Morgan since 2003. She is married to her high school sweetheart, Mike, and they have 2 sons together. Kellie loves meeting new people and spending time with family and friends.
Kim Nguyen has been a Dental Hygienist with Houma Family Dental since 2007. She graduated from LSU School of Dentistry with her Bachelor's in Dental Hygiene in 2003. She is married with 4 children. In her spare time, Kim and her husband enjoy traveling with their children.
Gwen grew up in Jefferson Parish and has been a resident of Destrehan, LA for the past 23 years. She graduated from LSU School of Dentistry with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. She's married with six children and one grandson and started with this dental practice in 1983. Gwen enjoys spending time with her family and working with the Respect Life committee in her church parish. She loves working with her patients and guiding them on how to keep their teeth for a lifetime!
Annette Trahan graduated from LSU in 1991 with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. She is a registered Dental Hygienist with 25 years of experience. She is married with one son. She loves working with children and helping the elderly. Annette is thorough in her approach to oral hygiene. She wants to make sure every patient leaves with a better understanding of the importance of regular cleanings. She enjoys traveling, camping, casinos, LSU football, and shopping.
Misty Gautreaux is a Registered Dental Hygienist and a graduate of LSU school of Dentistry. She has been providing exceptional cleaning to patients since 1999. Misty was born and raised in South Louisiana, which is where she gets her southern hospitality. There is no doubt you will feel comfortable in her care. She is passionate and meticulous when it comes to her work. Her attention to detail, in all aspects, is what makes her an excellent hygienist.
Lindsey Talbot is a Houma native and graduate of H. L. Bourgeois High School. She graduated from the University of Louisiana at Monroe in 2008 where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. Lindsey’s goal as a Dental Hygienist is to educate her patients on optimal oral health and giving them the tools they need to achieve a healthier smile. She’s a big believer in making patients feel comfortable and providing them with positive dental experiences. When Lindsey is not in the office, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family. She and her husband have been married for 5 years and are proud parents of two beautiful little girls, Finley and Juliette.
Maddie Constant is from Houma and went to college in Florida where she played softball. She then graduated from Dental Hygiene school in Meridian, Mississippi. Maddie loves to travel and most importantly exercise! In her spare time, Maddie coaches Cross fit and enjoys long distance running. She also enjoys spending time with her 4 legged child, Rolex.
Saadi is Dr. Cascio and Dr. Marchand’s secretary.. She has been in the dental field since 2007. She is the mother of two boys. She enjoys helping others, the outdoors, and spending time with family and friends.
Christy Babin is a scheduling Coordinator and has been working at Houma Family Dental since 2009. Christy and her husband have one daughter. Christy enjoys reading and spending time with family.
Bligh Dryden has been with the office since 2011. She attended Unitech Training Academy’s Dental Assistant program prior to starting as an assistant. She is our Hygiene Coordinator. Outside of work she is an avid crafter and enjoys spending time with family.
Jody Dupuy is one of our insurance coordinators. She has always been in customer service. She is married and has 2 sons and one grand baby. Jody loves helping people, hunting, and fishing.
Rhonda Cunningham graduated from South Terrebonne High School in 1977. She is EDDA certified. Rhonda was born and raised in Houma. She has 2 children and 5 grandchildren. She enjoys spending her free time outdoors, fishing and gardening. She loves her job because she gets to visit with the patients. Rhonda is very much a people person. She looks forward to visiting with you real soon.
Jami DeHart is an EDDA certified Dental Assistant and has been in the dental field since 2007. She went to Terrebonne High School and has always lived in Houma. Jami is married with one son. She loves hanging out with friends and dancing.
Betty Nguyen has been with Houma Family Dental team since 2010. She was born and raised in Morgan City. Betty attended college at LSU and later was certified as a Dental Assistant at Louisiana Dental Assisting in Zachary. She enjoys spending quality time with her husband and young son. Her most recent hobbies include being in the beautiful outdoors, raising her chicks, and working in her little garden.
Dianna DeHart is a Dental Secretary for Dr.Morgan and Dr. Astugue and has been with Houma Family Dental since 2014. She is married and has a baby boy. She loves to stay active and play with her dog in her spare time.
Laura Authement has been a file clerk at Houma Family Dental since 2014. She graduated from South Terrebonne High School in 2015 and married her high school sweetheart later that year. She loves to ride horses, traveling with her family, and being outdoors.
Lindsey Domangue is a resident of Houma, She graduated from HLB High School in 2007. She then furthered her education in dental assisting at Unitech in 2016. Lindsey has an 8 year old daughter and loves to spend her free time fishing and going to the beach.
Marisol Carbajal has been with Houma Family Dental since June of 2016. She graduated from Ellender Memorial High School, then pursued an education in Dental assisting at Unitech training academy. Marisol speaks fluent Spanish and is a great translator to those in need. In her spare time she enjoys shopping and spending time with friends and family.
Heaven Lodrigue completed her Dental Assisting training at Accelerated dental academy. She is one of our new team members and loves to learn new things.
Angelle Ordoyne went to Accelerated dental academy and is one of our EDDA certified Dental Assistants.