Meet the Doctors

The doctors of Westside Dental Group have dedicated their careers to providing New Orleans with the best that dentistry has to offer, and they have been working together for over 30 years! All of our doctors are graduates of the prestigious Louisiana State University School of Dentistry, are board certified in their areas of specialty, and are active members in many leading dental organizations.

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Dr. Michael Rouhana

Dr. Rouhana is experienced in the fields of root canals, crowns (caps), bridges, restoration of dental implants, dentures and partials, and full mouth makeovers. He was voted the 2009, 2010 and 2011 Top Dentist by his peers in New Orleans Magazine.

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Dr. Alan E. Querens

Dr. Querens is a 1982 graduate of the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry and the University of Tennessee Center for Health Science. He is certified in Invisalign®, and is a member of various dental organizations.

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Dr. Nina Jayakrishnan

Dr. Jayakrishnan earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from LSU School of Dentistry in 2011 and her General Dentistry Residency in 2012. She has a wide array of dental skills, ranging from pediatric dentistry to root canals and cosmetic procedures.

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Meet the Staff

We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff is highly skilled, well trained and strives to provide energetic, fun-loving service to each patient. Each member of our team has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care, and our dental assistants all have expanded duty certifications as well as certifications in X-rays and CPR. We aim to stay educated in the latest dental technology and advancements by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.