Michael R. Wiesner, DDS
Dr. Wiesner is the founder and CEO of A Brighter Smile Dental Care. Dr. Wiesner has over 4,000 personal patients that come from 11 different states; some of which include Virginia, North Dakota, and Minnesota. His practice has received the top dentist award by the prestigious Locals Love Us Brand for 3 years in a row.
Dr. Wiesner donates many hours to local community events and he has appeared on KTBS, KSLA, and Fox News. Some of the charity events he has hosted include: Dentistry from the Heart, a day that offers free dental care to the community, and Free from Plaque for Veterans. The Free From Plaque Campaign, which offers free cleanings to veterans on Veteran’s Day, is a personal cause of Dr. Wiesner’s since he, himself is a veteran of the United States Armed Forces; he has been stationed in Little Rock, Arkansas, and even England.
He graduated from Louisiana State University of Shreveport with a degree in biochemistry, and then furthered his education at Louisiana State University’s School of Dentistry where he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery Degree. Post-graduation, Dr. Wiesner continues to enhance his dental portfolio by taking extra courses in dental implantology, and iv sedation (a method that allows patients to receive extensive dental work while being in a complete state of relaxation or asleep.) Dr. Wiesner maintains an active membership with the American Dental Implant Association, and the American Academy of Facial Esthetics. He and his team have collectively over 30 years of experience in the dental field.
Thuy V. Wiesner, DDS
Dr. Thuy is the co-founder and co-CEO of A Brighter Smile Dental Care. A Brighter Smile Dental Care has seen over 11,000 patients since Dr. Thuy helped establish it in 2007. The practice has been featured in the Shreveport Times, and patients have come as far as California, Utah, and Illinois to have work performed by Dr. Thuy. Her role in the practice’s orthodontics named her a Premier Provider for Invisalign in 2016.
Dr. Thuy is an active contributor to local charities. Some of the charity campaigns she has been an instrumental part of are: the Shreveport Holy Angels Run for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, Pay it Forward, and St. Jude’s Fight Against Childhood Cancer. She is an advocate for helping underprivileged children, and even collects toys at A Brighter Smile Dental Care every holiday season for the local homeless shelter’s children.
She graduated from the University of New Orleans with her degree in biological science. She then received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery Degree form Louisiana State University of New Orleans. She is a member of the International Association for Orthodontics. Her desire to provide the highest quality of care for her patients is evident in her ongoing education and completion of additional education courses in Sleep Apnea, and Orthodontics.
B. Matt Hollis, DDS
Dr. Hollis is from Benton, Louisiana, and attended Plain Dealing Academy. As an avid golfer, Dr. Hollis played college golf at Centenary College, where he studied biological sciences and business administration. He continued his education at Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in New Orleans, where he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 2009.
Since graduation, Dr. Hollis has practiced in Northwest Louisiana. He enjoys general dentistry for all ages and has worked with children, adults, and senior citizens. Dr. Hollis has attended many advanced training courses in dental implantology and removable prosthetics over the past 4 years. Dr. Hollis and his wife, Emily, are members of Airline Church of Christ in Bossier. He enjoys working with and serves on the board of directors for Bossier Kids and Roy’s Kids. Both of these agencies help children in delicate situations.
Meet Our Team
Our wonderful team at A Brighter Smile Dental Care strives to provide you and your family with a comfortable and relaxing visit. We believe that quality care begins with quality employees, which is why our goal is to have an attitude of gratitude in everything that we do. We look forward to caring for your smile when you visit Dr. Wiesner, Dr. Thuy, and Dr. Hollis, our dentists in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Nicole Massey is our Human Resources Director and Executive Assistant to the doctors. She has been with us since March of 2013. She is married and enjoys shopping, working out, and hanging out with her family and friends on the weekends.
Sabrina Briggs has been with A Brighter Smile for almost 5 years. She diligently works behind the scenes coordinating with insurance companies, to help make sure your visit goes as smooth as possible. She may be one of the friendly voices you hear when you call our office. She is also certified as an Expanded Duty Dental Assistant. Sabrina is married to her husband Stephen and they have one son Nathan who was born in February of 2017. She enjoys traveling to Texas or anywhere in the Mountains. She also enjoys going to her grandma’s house and having lunch at Chick Fil A, and of course playing with her two precious Yorkies: Isabella and Zoey.
Inger Whittington is the Finance and Insurance Coordinator at our Bossier office. She has 30 years of experience in her field. Not only does she keep us afloat financially, but she also makes sure our insurance claims happen in a timely fashion. She is married with two kids in college. In her free time, she loves playing with her dog Sophie, and watching The Challenge on Thursday Nights with her family. Go Bananas! Her favorite shows consist of anything DIY and Carnival Eats. Her past-time is spent cooking (especially when it’s jalepeno poppers for our office pot lucks!)
Racheal Sandifer is the Scheduling Coordinator and Front Desk Team Lead at our practice. She is the friendly voice our patients look forward to hearing when it’s time to schedule their appointment. She has over a decade of experience in the dental field. Married with two children, Racheal enjoys camping and four-wheeler riding with her family. In her free time she also loves reading suspense novels, watching Grey’s Anatomy and caring for her puppy, Bear.
Delia Jeffcoat, RDH has been with this practice since 1995. She is the Treatment Coordinator, Hygiene Team Leader, and she administers anesthesia for the doctors. She graduated from the University of Louisiana – Monroe with a Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene. She is married and the proud mother of a lovely daughter. Delia is very busy with the children’s choir at her church and a second business. She enjoys shopping, and traveling in her free time.
Jennifer Chapman, RDH graduated from Southern University in Shreveport in 2010 with a degree in Dental Hygiene. Many patients have bragged on how genuinely concerned she is about their overall oral health! She is married to her husband, Jay. They have a daughter, Olivia, as well as two dogs, Remi and Tucker. Jennifer loves traveling, shopping, and cooking. She also enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Taylor Reed, RDH graduated from Southern University in Shreveport and has been at our office for 2 years. She is committed to making sure her patients are comfortable and receive quality care during their routine cleanings, while having fun at the same time! She loves building relationships with every patient, but she especially has a soft spot for kids. She and her husband have been married for 7 years and they have two children, Bentley and Gracelyn. In her time away from work, She enjoys traveling with her family to cheer on her son at the baseball field and also loves watching her daughter perform at cheer competitions.
Jennifer Brown, RDH has been in the dental field for seventeen years and a part of A Brighter Smile for over 8 years. She graduated from Southern University in Shreveport with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She is committed to making sure our patients are happy, comfortable, and educated on their oral health. Patients boast on how gentle, thorough, and timely she is! She works assisted hygiene with her assistant, Haylee, to make sure that every experience is the best! She is married with two children: Madison and Aaron. Jennifer stays active in her church, and she enjoys spending time with family and friends. She also loves to travel.
Rene Meade, RDH has been with A Brighter Smile Dental Care since 2013. She graduated from Southern University in Shreveport with a degree in Dental Hygiene in 2010. Many patients have bragged on Rene’s sense of humor, and how considerate and helpful she is when it comes to their oral health. Rene is married with two children, Rylee and Kayden. In her free time, Rene likes to watch Netflix originals with her daughter Rylee, and occasionally go on sky-diving excursions. Rene and her family enjoy camping, hunting, and rescuing homeless animals.
Haylee Sands, RDA has been our Hygiene Assistant at our [Shreveport] office since October of 2013. She is committed to making sure our patients get their routine cleanings and making sure they understand the value of their preventative care appointments. She works hand-in-hand with Jennifer Brown to make sure that you get the most thorough, and timely dental cleaning! Haylee enjoys volunteering every year with our Dentistry from the Heart Event, and our Veterans Day Event. Haylee’s most important thing to her is her family. In her free time, she cheers on the Tigers and Cowboys with her husband, Daniel, and their little boy Jaxon. Haylee loves going to country concerts with her husband and being spoiled. She also enjoys spending time with her husband watching all of their favorites TV shows on the weekend.
Jessica Lockett, RDA has been a Dental Assistant since 2005. She works chair-side with our Shreveport dentists, Dr. Matt Hollis and Dr. Michael Wiesner. She loves assisting Dr. Hollis with our younger patients and is committed to delivering the best dental experience possible! In her downtime, she loves the outdoors. She particularly takes interest in: hunting, fishing, four-wheeler riding, and horseback riding. Jessica says that her favorite activities are always better when paired with her two boys.
Stephanie Haynes, RDA is certified as an Expanded Duty Dental Assistant and chair-side dental designer. She has worked chair-side with our Shreveport dentist, Dr. Michael Wiesner, since 2004. She loves assisting Dr. Wiesner with her family, sedation, and cosmetic dentistry. Some of the other services she assists with are Botox and Zoom teeth whitening. She’s married and has a boy named Connor. She enjoys cooking, shopping, and spending time with her family.
Diana Cruz is a certified Expanded Duty Dental Assistant who has been with us since 2015. She works chair-side with our Shreveport dentist, Dr. Michael Wiesner. She loves assisting Dr. Wiesner with cosmetic dentistry. She helps give our patients a confident smile with veneers, dental implants, and same-day crowns. On the weekends, she enjoys shopping, spending time with her family, and watching over her new nephew, Presley.
Morgan LeBlanc is an Expanded Duty Dental Assistant. She has been with our Shreveport office since 2016, but she has been in dentistry for 9 years! When she isn’t assisting, she loves studying history and hones herself on being a connoisseur of Indian artifacts.
Amy Jones is an RDA and has been a Dental Assistant since 2013. As Dr. Thuy Wiesner’s assistant, Amy makes sure her patients know just what they can eat, as well as how to maintain their oral health while in orthodontic treatment. She can tell instantly if you are a candidate by digitally scanning your teeth with our newest piece of technology, iTero® Element. Amy has a dog named Lola and enjoys spending time with her friends.
Meredith Lawson is an Expanded Duty Dental assistant with 17 years of experience. She works chair-side with our Shreveport dentist, Dr. Matt Hollis. She helps relax our anxious patients with services such as nitrous oxide (laughing gas) and sedation dentistry. She loves assisting on crowns, dentures, and extractions. She is married with three grown sons. Meredith enjoys any opportunity to travel and use her creativity.
Shannon Palmer has been a Dental Assistant for 5 years. She works chair-side with our Shreveport dentist, Dr. Thuy Wiesner. She enjoys helping Dr. Thuy use orthodontics and Invisalign® to create stunning smiles. She is currently obtaining a BA in Psychology to help our Veterans to better their mental health. Her family moved to Louisiana 6 years ago from Idaho. During her free time, she loves spending time with her beautiful children and volunteering at her church.
Joelle Moorman is the Marketing Director at our Shreveport office. She graduated with a Bachelors in Marketing Analytics from Louisiana Tech University. She helps us bring our vision to life and organizes our patient appreciation, and community involvement events. Joelle enjoys being a coffee connoisseur, spending time with her cat Roscoe, and getting involved in her community. She hones herself on being an active adventurist who’s favorite excursion was a 10-day trip to Australia.
Jennifer Maloney is one of our newest team members. She has been working as a Chair-Side Assistant with our Shreveport dentist, Dr. Micheal Wiesner since the end of 2016. She loves assisting Dr. Wiesner with cosmetic dentistry. She helps give our patients a confident smile with veneers, dental implants, and same-day crowns. Jennifer is happily married and has a dog named Ajax. She enjoys going to spin class, lake days, and going to the beach any chance she can get!
Amy Hawkins is one of the first friendly faces you’ll encounter at our Shreveport office. She works at the front desk, as our Check-out Receptionist, and is the last smiling face you will encounter before you leave. In her off time, Amy emjoys being a mom to two boys Collin, and Carter, and going kayaking with her husband, Shaun. Amy and her family have been in Bossier, Louisiana for 5 years, and together they love to take trips to Alabama to see her extended family.
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We are always seeking to add new talent to the following departments: General Dentists, Dental Assistants, Front Desk Receptionist, Marketing, Insurance, and Dental Hygienists. Our practice is expected to continue to grow tremendously in the coming years, which gives you the opportunity to grow not only professionally, but personally as well. At a Brighter Smile, we are committed to promote and deliver exceptional oral health care to all patients.
- Hourly Pay
- Monthly Commission Opportunities
- 401(k) Retirement plan
- Student debt loan payment options for dental students
- Uniform allowance
- Sick and vacation time
- 7 Paid holidays off
- Free dental care for employee and their immediate family
- Student loan payoff options for Graduating dental students
If you are interested in a career opportunity at A Brighter Smile and would like to be considered for candidacy, please submit your resume to Nicole Massey at firstname.lastname@example.org.