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We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care in Lafayette that reflects their individual needs.

Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.

Kacie Lambert

Scheduling Coordinator

My job includes greeting patients with a friendly smile, scheduling patients efficiently, and answering phone and emails. I began working in the office in 2022 and in the dental field in 2007. My educational background includes dental assisting for 15 years. My favorite part of the job is being able to chat with our amazing patients every day. I love working with Dr. Balhoff and the team because they are like family to me.

I married my high school sweetheart in 2009, we have three amazing children, i am a huge fan of baseball and football (the Saints and Yankees are my favorite teams). I spend my weekends watching football with my family.

Isabella Juarez

Clinical Assistant

My job includes assisting alongside Dr. Balhoff to treat and care for patients. I began working in the office in 2022 and in the dental field in 2020. My training was completed at Accelerated Dental Assistant Academy. My favorite part of my job is seeing our patients gain the confidence to enjoy their smile. Dr. Balhoff and the team make coming to work enjoyable. I love spending the day putting smiles on our patients’ faces.

I am 22 years old and love cooking, working out, and spending time with my friends and boyfriend.

Angela Diesi

Clinical Assistant

My job includes patient care and assisting Dr. Balhoff with clinical duties. I began working in the office in 2022 and in the dental field in 2005. My dental training was completed in EZZA certified dental surgery and then moved into orthodontics. My favorite part of working in the office is getting to know my patients and seeing their beautiful smiles.

I enjoy watching the detail and time that Dr. Balhoff gives to each of his patients. The best part of the staff is how much fun they bring to the clinic with their dancing and singing. I have a true love for animals. My hobbies are real estate and refurbished furniture.

Hayden Lindsey

Receptionist Coordinate/ Marketing Coordinator

My job includes greeting patients once they walk in, checking patients in and out, promoting our clinic and trying to get more patients in. I began working in the office in 2022. My favorite part of my job is seeing and creating bonds between my patients and my coworkers and seeing people smile. I love working for Dr. Balhoff because of how great he is not only with teeth but as our boss. I also love working with my coworkers, they are not only my coworkers, they are also my family.

I am married to my best friend with the sweetest step daughter ever. We also have a german shepard Drogon who patrols the house. I love sushi, camping, watching movies, and spending time with family.

Jessica Leblanc

Clinical Assistant/Invisalign Coordinator

My job is to assist Dr. Balhoff to help our wonderful patients gain a beautiful smile. I started working in the office in 2022 and in the dental field in 2019. I went to dental school at Academy of Acadia in New Iberia for dental and orthodontic assistance. My favorite part of my job is helping patients feel happy and confident with their smiles. Dr. Balhoff and my team members make working fun and make sure our patients leave with a smile.

I am 23 years old, love helping people feel confident, a family person, and love to spend money.

Abigail Richard

Clinical Assistant/Lab Tech

My job includes assisting Dr. Balhoff with patient care and ensuring that patients are comfortable and happy with their care. I started working in the office in 2022 and in the dental field in 2021. I received my training at the Academy of Acadiana Trade school where I certified in dental and orthodontic assisting. My favorite part of my job is taking patients’ braces off and seeing all their different reactions. Our office has a very easy and light environment. Everyone is easy to get along with even after a long and hectic day. We can all say “We did it!”

I love taking any vacations little or big, spending time with family and friends, being outdoors and I have a huge sweet tooth, goofy and big personality.

Kimberly Guidry

Financial Coordinator

My job includes handling patient contracts/finances and also handling the insurance. I began working at the office in 2021 and in the dental field in 2011. My background in the dental field began when I went to Acadiana Academy and worked in another office for almost 11 years.
I love meeting new patients and getting to know them and their families throughout their actual treatment. I also love seeing their reactions once they get to see their beautiful smiles when treatment is complete. We are one big happy family and work together well as one team.

I married my high school sweetheart in 2017. We have a little girl named Gracie and we have two dogs named Remi and Buddy. I really love anything outdoors but I especially love hunting and fishing.

Kyla Derouen

Treatment Coordinator

I’m from Lafayette but I grew up in Cecilia and graduated from Cecilia High School in 2002. Then I attended Acadiana Area Career College to become a dental assistant in 2010. I work with Dr. Balhoff on all new patients and observe patients to ensure that they have the best experience as possible! I also meet with patients and parents about the various treatment options that will best suit themselves or their children based on their unique needs and goals. I coordinate the financial terms of the treatment to ensure the treatment terms fit within the patient’s budget as best as possible. The best part of my job is definitely the people—both our patients and my coworkers! I love them all, and they’ve become like family to me.

I married my husband Drew in 2014. We have three girls named Eugenee, Graci, and Sabyn, two dogs, and a cat. I enjoy hunting, fishing, swimming, going to the camp for the weekend, reading books, and spending time with family and friends.