Jeana Harmon, DDS – Orthodontist
Dr. Jeana Harmon was born in Lawrenceville, Georgia. She attended Georgia State University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in 2011. In 2016, Dr. Harmon received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Meharry Medical College. After earning her doctoral degree, Dr. Harmon completed her residency in Orthodontics at Howard University in Washington, DC. When not treating patients, Dr. Harmon enjoys traveling, cooking, and spending time with her family and friends.
Ronald A. Mancuso, Jr., D.D.S.
Dr. Mancuso was born in New Orleans and graduated Jesuit High School before receiving his undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. He went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in New Orleans in 1976.
Among other positions, he served as Chairman for the New Orleans Dental Conference and had the pleasure of being its representative at several Dental meetings.
He enjoyed practicing family dentistry in his private Metairie practice for many years and continues to always enjoy the people aspect of dentistry.
Dr. Mancuso and his wife, Lee, reside in Old Metairie. They have two grown children and five young grandchildren. This brings lots of family fun along with other favorites — duck hunting, fishing, cooking the “catch of the day” and cheering the LSU Tigers and New Orleans Saints. Game days are always favorite days to make a gumbo!
Katie Medine, DDS
Dr. Medine is a Baton Rouge native. She received an undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences from Louisiana State University. In 2012, she earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from LSU School of Dentistry. The past four years she worked in public health, and is now excited to be back in private practice closer to home. Currently she is a member of the Christian Medical and Dental Association, and working to earn her fellowship with the Academy of General Dentistry. She is married and has four children keeping her busy at home.
Sean Owens, DDS
Dr. Sean Owens is originally from St. Gabriel, Louisiana, and is married with two sons and a daughter. He earned an undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge in 2006 and a Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in 2011. He then completed a hospital-based General Dental Residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham-Veteran’s Affairs Hospital in 2012. In 2016, Dr. Owens completed a 300 hour 1-year Dental Implant Externship with Stony Brook University of New York/Dental XP. Dr. Owens has varied interests in the field of dentistry, including dental implant surgery and site development, third molar exodontia, periodontal surgery, and IV Sedation.
Currently, Dr. Owens serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor with the LSU General Practice Residency. He is faculty and co-clinical director for the LSU Dental Implant Continuum. He is also a Board Member for the Louisiana Academy of Continuing Dental Education. Dr. Owens has served as President for the Louisiana Academy of General Dentistry, and for the Greater Baton Rouge Dental Association. Recently, he was awarded the Kathy Uebel Scholarship Award from the American Academy of Dental Practice Administration. He also has earned Fellowship Status in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, the American College of Dentists, the International College of Dentists and is a member of the Baton Rouge Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association (where he currently serves on the Board of Directors), the American Dental Association, and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
Joonho Phiyo, D.D.S.
Dr. Joonho Phiyo was born and raised in Lafayette, Louisiana. He graduated with a Bachelor in Science from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and Masters in Medical Sciences from Mississippi College. Dr. Phiyo then earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry. He enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking and music.
Dr. John Bosco Tran was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. After graduating from Jesuit High School in 2007, Dr. Tran went on to obtain his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Xavier University of Louisiana in 2010. Dr. Tran continued studying at both Loyola University of New Orleans and the University of New Orleans, where at the latter he received his Bachelor of Science in Biology in 2012. He then earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from LSU School of Dentistry in 2018 and completed a hospital-based General Dental Residency at LSUHSC, University Medical Center Hospital, Louisiana Veteran Affairs Hospital, and Our Lady of the Lake Hospital. Dr. Tran is dedicated to treating all of his patients with the utmost care and respect, and he will always strive to provide the best service possible. He believes that patients are an extension of our family and should be treated as such. Dr. Tran is a die-hard member of the Who Dat Nation and enjoys playing sports, traveling, and spending time with family and friends in his spare time.
Ashley Vu, D.D.S.
Dr. Ashley Vu was born and raised in New Orleans. Being a city girl at heart, she graduated from St. Mary’s Dominican High School then continued her education at Xavier University of Louisiana, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Biology and a minor in Chemistry. She earned a Doctorate of Dental Surgery at Louisiana State University School of Dentistry, where she also became a Tigers fan (Geaux Tigers!). During her time in dental school, Dr. Vu was part of the American Student Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry and participated in mission trips to Jarabacoa, Dominican Republic. She is currently a member of the Louisiana Dental Association, American Dental Association and Academy of General Dentistry. Outside of dentistry, Dr. Vu is a foodie that loves to travel. She enjoys going to yoga and spin classes to exercise and is a huge Starbucks lover!