Meet The Team

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.

Melissa Peruit

Dental Assistiant

Melissa was born and raised in Marrero area. She started her career as a dental assistant in 2009. She loves the dental field so much, she is always looking to further her education in it. Melissa has been Dr. Brahney’s main assistant since August of 2016. When she isn’t here taking care of our wonderful patient, she is at home with her husband and three boys. 

Jackie Walker, RDH


Jackie is a graduate of Loyola University, having attained a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. Over the past 26 years, Jackie has always been committed to providing the highest quality of care to all of her patients, making them feel at ease and comfortable. Jackie is happily engaged and loves spending time with her husband, Darryl, her family, and especially her 3 year old grandson who is the light of her life!

Jessica Westberry

Front Office Coordinator

Jessica was born and raised in St. Bernard Parish. She is new to the dental field, but eager to learn and grow within the dentistry world. She studied accounting at the University of New Orleans. When she is off, she enjoys spending her days with her husband and two young boys.