Melancon Family Dentistry


Dental Services In New Orleans, Metairie, Kenner

Cosmetic Dentistry

Your smile is the first thing people see. Our Cosmetic Dental Surgeons are fantastic! Ask about a free consultation.


Have you compared braces are are looking into invisalign? Check out some before and after pictures or ask us any questions you might have.

Root Canal

Root Canal New Orleans

Crowns Root Canals And Fillings Ask about our affordable financing options.

Welcome To Dr. Melancon’s Metairie Family Dental Practice.

Our Metairie Dental Practice

At Melancon Family Dentistry we strive to offer our patients the latest in dental procedures and continually look to add more services to our already extensive list.

Melancon Family Dentistry specializes in most areas of oral care so we can help you from start to finish, such as root canals, extractions, dentures, teeth whitening, and Invisalign.

We are conveniently located in Metairie near Lakeside Mall, a few doors off of Veterans Memorial Blvd.    As a result, our patients easily come to us from the surrounding New Orleans area.

We are in network with most of the major insurance companies and enjoy a great relationship with out-of-network companies, too.   Our list of in-network companies is listed below.  Please call our office to find out how much coverage your policy will provide. 

Medicare Advantage Plans are welcome here.  We love serving our Humana & People’s Health patients.  At the time, we are not accepting Medicaid sorry for any inconvenience.



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 Accepted Dental Insurances


Delta Dental


American Solutions, American Benefit Corp,


American Life Insurance of NY

Associate Administrators,


Citizens Security Life

Commercial Travelers


Consolidated Health Plans

Corp Benefit Services


Dental Select

Employee Benefit Service Center

Group Administrators LTD, Guardian Dental 1686, HealthScope Dental, Humama Dental, Kansas City Life Insurance

First Reliance Standard Life Insurance Co

Security Life Insurance Co of America

Self L=Insured Company

Standard Life Insurance Co

Standard Life Insurance of NY

United HealthCare Dental

Dental Services

  •  General Dentistry
  • Restorative Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Relaxation Dentistry
  • Teeth Cleanings
  • Root Canals
  • Invisalign
  • Dentures

Our Vision

At Melancon Family Dentistry, our vision is to establish a reliable and compassionate practice that delivers outstanding dental care while listening and understanding our patient’s needs.

Our Location

We are conveniently located just off of Interstates I-10, I-610, I-310, as well as, the Causeway, Huey P. Long, and Crescent City Connection Bridges, between Lakeside and Clearview Malls

Our Staff

Tiffany Mercer

Office Manager

As the newest member of our practice (June 2016) and after a hiatus outside of the dental world, we welcome Tiffany back into the wonderful world of dentistry.  She brings to our practice knowledge and experiences in: management, dental assistant for general dentists and endodontists, lab assistant, front and back office, insurance sales, advertising, and marketing sales.  As a graduate of Loyola University New Orleans with a degree in Communications, Tiffany is thrilled to be back in the dental profession where she feels at home meeting, greeting, and serving our valued patients.  She looks forward to building a healthy relationship with each one, while helping to maintain and grow our thriving practice.

Tiffany is the proud mother of Max, a sophomore at Jesuit High School New Orleans, to whom she is fully committed and dedicated.

Vicki Ricke

Dental Assistant

Vicki grew up in Lake Charles, Louisiana and relocated to the New Orleans area in 1993. She graduated from Lake Charles High in 1979 and then continued her education at North Harris Community College in Houston, Texas in the 80’s, where she studied dental assisting. Vicki just recently rejoined our team and is looking forward to getting reacquainted with patients and meeting new ones. In her spare time Vicki enjoys outdoor festivals and all the wonderful things the city has to offer. She also loves spending time with her family and friends. Being an avid animal lover she does volunteer work for ARNO and the SPCA. She resides in Metairie with her “fur baby”, Bennett, a one year old orange tabby rescue kitten.

Carolyn McBee


Carol loves practicing dental hygiene and caring for our patients that she feels are like family.  She graduated from Loyola University New Orleans in 1976, with a Bachelor of Science and major in Dental Hygiene.  She has been practicing for 41 years.  The last 30 have been with Dr. Melancon’s practice.

Each year she enrolls in continuing education courses to learn the latest technologies and advances in her profession.

Carolyn is married, has two children, and loves spending time with her two beautiful grandsons.

Kinta Baldwin


Kinta received her dental hygiene degree from Loyola University.  She is passionate about her profession and enjoys establishing relationships with our patients.

Kinta has worked in the same practice for 30 years and continues her education to keep abreast of the latest technologies.  Kinta is married to Richard and has 4 children and 8 grandchildren.