Meet Our Team

Meet The Team

Baton Rouge’s Best Dental Spa Team

Just like Dr. Russo and Dr. Russo-Mounger, our team is dedicated to ensuring your dental experience is relaxing, rejuvenating, and tailored specifically to your needs. From the moment you walk in the door until the time you leave, our team treats you like family, ensuring your questions are answered, needs are met, and that you have a comprehensive care plan to keep your oral health in top condition!

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Sharon Dakka

Hygiene Assistant / Schedule Coordinator

Sharon received her original dental training in India and spent 5 years doing dental work abroad before moving to the United States two years ago to continue her training. She has been with the practice since 2022, and loves the challenge and upbeat environment.

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Ashley Broha

Dental Hygienist

Ashley graduated from LSU School of Dentistry and has been in the field for 9 years, and joined The Smile Spa in 2017. She is responsible for taking care of patients, and instilling lasting dental hygiene habits that patients can incorporate into their daily lives.

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Ainsley Stewart

Dental Hygiene Assistant

Ainsley is new to the practice, but loves getting to spend genuine time getting to know each of her patients. She has been in dentistry since January of 2022, receiving her training from Baton Rouge Dental Assisting Academy.

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Kathy Strate

Front Desk

Kathy was new to the dental world when she joined The Smile Spa in 2022, but she has found a passion in getting to assist all types of patients. From the moment you walk in until the time you leave, Kathy will help you check in, fill out your paperwork, and schedule your next appointment.

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Katie Ducote

Dental Assistant

Katie has spent close to a decade in the dental field, and has been with The Smile Spa since 2017. Katie loves making genuine connections with patients, as well as answering any of their dental care questions.

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Patent Coordinator / Invisalign Assistant

Ashtyn joined The Smile Spa in 2022, and has found a love for helping patients throughout our dental spa along with assisting Dr. Aimee Russo-Mounger with numerous Invisalign cases. Ashtyn has quickly become a part of The Smile Spa’s family.

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Spencer Mounger

Spencer joined The Smile Spa Team while taking a break from attending Northwestern State University and working on kick-starting his new ride-share mobile app, THUMB. He has been a great asset to the team morale, and a huge help to our Veteran patients. Of course, his mom, Dr. Aimee, loves that he is here every day and a part of the family business.