Our Staff

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Our staff is uniquely trained and highly skilled, and we strive to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Our staff consists of team members with specialized training and multiple certifications, and each one of our team members has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.

To experience the difference that only a well-trained, professional and courteous team can deliver, schedule your appointment with our office today!

Connie - Clinical Assistant           Connie
Connie joined Carlton Orthodontics in July of 2017. She brings with her 20 years of experience in orthodontics which includes front desk, scheduling, marketing, lab, and clinical assistant. She received her E.D.D.A and X-ray certifications from LSU Medical in New Orleans, LA in 1999. She loves orthodontics and watching our patients smiles transform. Outside of work, she loves swamp pop and country music, dancing, watching dirt track racing, fishing, camping, and spending time with her loving family and friends.

Emily - Scheduling Coordinator      Emily

Emily joined Carlton Orthodontics in May of 2017. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from Louisiana State University in 2013. She has been working in the orthodontic field since 2015. Her main focus is to establish friendly relationships with patients while providing excellent patient care. Away from work, she enjoys spending time with her husband Ross and daughter Annie. She also enjoys traveling, shopping and spending time with her family, friends and her dog, Gretchen.

Jennifer - Financial Coordinator      Jennifer

Jennifer joined Carlton Orthodontics in November 2017. She brings over ten years of experience in orthodontics. While striving to provide exemplary customer service, Jennifer’s primary role is to help with all of your financial needs. She will help to establish a comfortable payment option, while utilizing your insurance to receive the maximum benefit. Away from work, she enjoys shopping, the beach, and spending time with her husband CJ and twins Emily and Josie.

Jordan - Clinical Assistant                 Jordan

Jordan joined Carlton Orthodontics in April 2018. She has been in the Dental field since August of 2014 where she worked both clinical and clerical. She received her X-Ray certification in 2014 and EDDA in 2015. In her spare time she loves spending time with her husband Nathanael and son Braylon. She also enjoys shopping, cooking, and spending time with her family and friends.

Kandice - Clinical Assistant               Kandice

Kandice has been with Dr. Carlton since October 2017. She joined the practice with one year of assisting experience. She enjoys bonding with the patients and their families throughout treatment. In her spare time, she enjoys camping and spending time with her family on the weekend. She also loves spending time with her three year old son, Parker.

Kristy - Clinical Assistant                    Kristy

Kristy has been a part of Dr. Carlton’s team since March of 2017, bringing fifteen years of orthodontic experience. She has been E.D.D.A. and x-ray certified since 2006. She enjoys having the opportunity to develop relationships with both patients and their parents. She loves watching the patients grow with confidence as they progress in treatment. In her spare time, she loves the outdoors, taking trips and spending time with family and friends. She has two wonderful children, Krislyn and Konnor, and one grandson, Sam Alan.

Mallory - Sterilization Assistant        Mallory

Mallory has been a part of Carlton Orthodontics since September 2017. She graduated from Live Oak High School in May 2017. She was active in Cheerleading for many years. She is a student at Louisiana State University and an active member of Kappa Alpha Theta. She is majoring in Kinesiology and plans to obtain a career in Physical Therapy after graduating from LSU. In her spare time, she enjoys the beach, traveling, going to LSU football games, and spending time with her family and friends.

Mel - Treatment Coordinator           Melanie

Mel will be the person that will work with you during the initial appointment to ensure that all of your needs are met and questions answered. She has been with Dr. Carlton since February of 2009. She entered the orthodontic field in 1998 with E.D.D.A. Certification and enjoys watching patients' smiles transform. Mel also works in the clinic at various times so she may assist with your wires and colors. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her three children: Cade, Calli and Cole. She also enjoys watching movies, cooking and hanging out with her family.