Meet Our Doctors


Dr. Hung Hoang attended L.W. Higgins High School before earning his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Louisiana State University and his MBA from University of New Orleans. After working for the Academy of General Dentistry in Chicago, IL, he was inspired to pursue a profession in dentistry and returned to New Orleans to attend LSU School of Dentistry.


Dr. Hoang is a member of the New Orleans Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association, American Dental Association, and Academy of General Dentistry. During his free time, he enjoys doing community service and spending quality time with his family. 

Hung Hoang, DDS, MBA


Dr. Nina is a New Orleans native and is delighted that she gets to practice dentistry in her hometown. She graduated from Benjamin Franklin High School before moving to Washington D.C. to attend George Washington University. After completing a degree in Psychology, she returned to New Orleans and earned her Dental degree at LSU School of Dentistry. Dr. Nina then stayed at LSU School of Dentistry to complete a General Practice Residency where she was able to learn from staff at University Medical Center, the VA Hospital and the Infectious Disease Clinic. 

Dr. Nina prides herself on making patients feel comfortable in the chair while providing the best possible treatment. She enjoys discussing each patient’s case and answering questions so that they feel involved in their dental health. Dr. Nina is a member of the American Dental Association, the Louisiana Dental Association and the New Orleans Dental Association.
When she’s not practicing dentistry, Dr. Nina enjoys exploring the city with her husband as well as trying out new recipes and watching new TV shows! She is also a big football fan and is always cheering on the Saints and the Tigers!

Nina Jayakrishnan, DDS


Dr. Kim LaGraize Bent is a native of New Orleans and is a graduate of Ursuline Academy in New Orleans, LA.  She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Boston College in Boston, MA and graduated from LSU School of Dentistry with the degree Doctor of Dental Surgery.  Dr. Bent has been practicing dentistry in the New Orleans metropolitan area for over 15 years. She is a dedicated dentist who regularly attends continuing education seminars in order to provide the most current procedures and techniques to her patients.

Dr. Bent is a member of the American Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association and New Orleans Dental Association.  She currently resides in Lakeview with her husband and two children.

Kim L. Bent, DDS