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About Our Office

The team at Chalmette offers a breadth of orthodontic services to meet the needs of kids, teens, and adults. Helping our patients reveal confident smiles through tailored orthodontic treatment plans is our goal. If you’re looking for braces or Invisalign® aligner options from a family orthodontist near you, book your FREE consultation online or by phone today.

  • Our Chalmette clinic has delivered best-in-class orthodontic treatments since 2007
  • Dr. Nhan grew up in New Orleans, attended Louisiana State University – School of Dentistry, and has practiced orthodontics in Chalmette for over 15 years
  • Smile Doctors Orthodontics in Chalmette, LA proudly serves the communities in the following zip codes: 70043, 70032, 70129, 70092
  • Convenient locations in Slidell, Harvey, Metairie, Covington, Hammond, and Houma
  • Easy scheduling and progress tracking through Smile Doctors Anywhere app
  • Affordable monthly payment options and discounts are available for qualifying patients
  • Most dental insurance plans accepted
1206 E Judge Perez Dr,
Chalmette, LA, 70043-5400
Monday - Thursday: 8am-4:30pm
Friday: 8am-1:30pm
Recent Google Reviews:

"The staff is always prompt, professional, and welcoming. It’s always a pleasure visiting this office."

5-star
Taniell Nelson

About Our Office

The team at Chalmette offers a breadth of orthodontic services to meet the needs of kids, teens, and adults. Helping our patients reveal confident smiles through tailored orthodontic treatment plans is our goal. If you’re looking for braces or Invisalign® aligner options from a family orthodontist near you, book your FREE consultation online or by phone today.

  • Our Chalmette clinic has delivered best-in-class orthodontic treatments since 2007
  • Dr. Nhan grew up in New Orleans, attended Louisiana State University – School of Dentistry, and has practiced orthodontics in Chalmette for over 15 years
  • Smile Doctors Orthodontics in Chalmette, LA proudly serves the communities in the following zip codes: 70043, 70032, 70129, 70092
  • Convenient locations in Slidell, Harvey, Metairie, Covington, Hammond, and Houma
  • Easy scheduling and progress tracking through Smile Doctors Anywhere app
  • Affordable monthly payment options and discounts are available for qualifying patients
  • Most dental insurance plans accepted
1206 E Judge Perez Dr,
Chalmette, LA, 70043-5400
Monday - Thursday: 8am-4:30pm
Friday: 8am-1:30pm
Google
5-star

Orthodontic Services Available

Braces

Smile Doctors offers metal and ceramic braces to suit our patients’ needs. Our orthodontists can develop a custom orthodontic treatment plan for kids, teens, and adults.

Invisalign® Aligners

A clear alternative to traditional braces, Invisalign® aligners are a convenient choice for adults and teens looking to discreetly straighten their teeth with clear aligners.

Smile Express®

Get the smile of your dreams in six months or less with Smile Express®! Learn how our local orthodontists can help adults touch up their smile with aligners shipped straight to your door.

Retainers

Keep your smile beautiful with clear or fixed retainers from Smile Doctors. Our orthodontists can fit a new or existing patient for a retainer and offer retainer repairs and replacements if needed.

Rising Star (7& Up)

The American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) recommends children see an orthodontist by age 7. Our RISING STAR program provides children ages 5-10 with complimentary, early care.

Current Offers and Insurance

Everyone deserves a confident and affordable smile. Convenient monthly payments and discounts are available for qualifying patients. We accept most insurance plans and will check your coverage during your FREE initial consultation.

$149/month on braces
Affordable, Confident Smiles for All

* When you sign up for autopay. Additional restrictions & exclusions may apply.

Pay in Full
Discounts when you pay in full for treatment

* Some restrictions & exclusions may apply.

Military Discount
10% off braces or Invisalign® aligners

A special offer for service members and family

* Some restrictions & exclusions may apply.

Family Plan
Discounts when multiple family members start treatment

* Some restrictions & exclusions may apply.

Meet Our Orthodontists in Chalmette

Ruby Nhan
Dr. Ruby Nhan

Ruby Thuy-Huy Nhan, better known as Ruby, grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana. As an orthodontist, she is always eager to take care of her patients and help them achieve their most beautiful and confident smiles.

Ruby received her undergraduate degree from Xavier University and attended the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry where she earned her doctorate and master’s degrees. She completed a one-year general practice residency at University Hospital and later finished her orthodontic specialty residency.

As a student, Ruby served as an officer of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honorary Dental Society and remains involved in her alma mater through continuing education and serving as a member of the Dental Admissions Committee at LSU’s School of Dentistry.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.

Phuong Nguyen
Dr. Phuong Nguyen

Phuong Nguyen grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana, and loves helping make a difference in his patients' lives while making the world a better place one smile at a time.

Nguyen attended Xavier University as an undergraduate and then attended the LSU School of Dentistry, where he taught for several years after. Five years later, he earned his Master's in Business Administration at the University of New Orleans.

Nguyen has lectured extensively and published numerous articles in peer-reviewed orthodontic journals. In 2007 and 2008, he was a recipient of "America's Top Dentists" award.

In his free time, Nguyen enjoys teaching orthodontics, learning to become a motivational speaker, and spending time with his family and Charlie, their pet doodle with an affinity for jumping through hula hoops.

Jack Devereux
Dr. Jack Devereux

Jack Devereux enjoys the challenge of diagnosing new patients and giving patients a beautiful smile while watching their confidence bloom.

Devereux grew up in the New Orleans area and attended Louisiana State University as an undergraduate. Next, he attended the LSU School of Dentistry and then earned his Master of Science degree in Orthodontics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Devereux works to stay up-to-date on the latest techniques and is a diplomat of the American Board of Orthodontics as well as an Invisalign Premier Provider. He is also a member of the local, state, and national Dental and Orthodontic Associations and has served as a president of the Louisiana Association of Orthodontists.

In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family, golf, travel, the beach, cooking, and teaching.

Eun-Chee Lee
Dr. Eun-Chee Lee

Eun-Chee Lee moved from South Korea to Louisiana as a teen. As an orthodontist, she strives to recreate her own orthodontic experience with her patients by identifying individual needs while developing a close connection.

Lee received her bachelor’s degree from Tulane University and attended the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry where she completed her orthodontic residency and earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery and Master of Science in Dentistry.

In her free time, she enjoys working out at barre classes, traveling, and trying new foods. But, her favorite thing to do is spend time with her family and friends.

Hannah Knott
Dr. Hannah Knott

Dr. Knott received her D.D.S. from Louisiana State University in 2018 and her Certificate in Orthodontics in 2020. She completed her residency at Louisiana State University with a Specialty Certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics where she earned her Master of Science.

Dr. Knott is a member of the American Dental Association, the Southern Association of Orthodontists, the Louisiana Association of Orthodontists, the Louisiana Dental Association and the American Association of Orthodontists.

“I believe that a beautiful smile improves self-confidence and allows someone to blossom into their best self. Watching this transformation occur while forming genuine relationships is so rewarding and I strive to treat every patient as I would my own family member.”

Dr. Knott enjoys traveling, sports, and DIY projects. Above all, she values quality time spent with her family, friends, and pets.

Ruby Nhan Phuong Nguyen Jack Devereux Eun-Chee Lee Hannah Knott

Meet Our Orthodontists in Chalmette

Ruby Nhan
Phuong Nguyen
Jack Devereux
Eun-Chee Lee
Hannah Knott
Ruby Nhan Phuong Nguyen Jack Devereux Eun-Chee Lee Hannah Knott
Dr. Ruby Nhan

Ruby Thuy-Huy Nhan, better known as Ruby, grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana. As an orthodontist, she is always eager to take care of her patients and help them achieve their most beautiful and confident smiles.

Ruby received her undergraduate degree from Xavier University and attended the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry where she earned her doctorate and master’s degrees. She completed a one-year general practice residency at University Hospital and later finished her orthodontic specialty residency.

As a student, Ruby served as an officer of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honorary Dental Society and remains involved in her alma mater through continuing education and serving as a member of the Dental Admissions Committee at LSU’s School of Dentistry.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.

Dr. Phuong Nguyen

Phuong Nguyen grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana, and loves helping make a difference in his patients' lives while making the world a better place one smile at a time.

Nguyen attended Xavier University as an undergraduate and then attended the LSU School of Dentistry, where he taught for several years after. Five years later, he earned his Master's in Business Administration at the University of New Orleans.

Nguyen has lectured extensively and published numerous articles in peer-reviewed orthodontic journals. In 2007 and 2008, he was a recipient of "America's Top Dentists" award.

In his free time, Nguyen enjoys teaching orthodontics, learning to become a motivational speaker, and spending time with his family and Charlie, their pet doodle with an affinity for jumping through hula hoops.

Dr. Jack Devereux

Jack Devereux enjoys the challenge of diagnosing new patients and giving patients a beautiful smile while watching their confidence bloom.

Devereux grew up in the New Orleans area and attended Louisiana State University as an undergraduate. Next, he attended the LSU School of Dentistry and then earned his Master of Science degree in Orthodontics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Devereux works to stay up-to-date on the latest techniques and is a diplomat of the American Board of Orthodontics as well as an Invisalign Premier Provider. He is also a member of the local, state, and national Dental and Orthodontic Associations and has served as a president of the Louisiana Association of Orthodontists.

In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family, golf, travel, the beach, cooking, and teaching.

Dr. Eun-Chee Lee

Eun-Chee Lee moved from South Korea to Louisiana as a teen. As an orthodontist, she strives to recreate her own orthodontic experience with her patients by identifying individual needs while developing a close connection.

Lee received her bachelor’s degree from Tulane University and attended the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry where she completed her orthodontic residency and earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery and Master of Science in Dentistry.

In her free time, she enjoys working out at barre classes, traveling, and trying new foods. But, her favorite thing to do is spend time with her family and friends.

Dr. Hannah Knott

Dr. Knott received her D.D.S. from Louisiana State University in 2018 and her Certificate in Orthodontics in 2020. She completed her residency at Louisiana State University with a Specialty Certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics where she earned her Master of Science.

Dr. Knott is a member of the American Dental Association, the Southern Association of Orthodontists, the Louisiana Association of Orthodontists, the Louisiana Dental Association and the American Association of Orthodontists.

“I believe that a beautiful smile improves self-confidence and allows someone to blossom into their best self. Watching this transformation occur while forming genuine relationships is so rewarding and I strive to treat every patient as I would my own family member.”

Dr. Knott enjoys traveling, sports, and DIY projects. Above all, she values quality time spent with her family, friends, and pets.

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Patient Reviews

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In the Community

Our team members make a difference in our communities every day. Whether we are putting on events at our clinics or hosting tooth talks in the schools, filling backpacks with supplies or donating time to those in need, creating smiles is our passion.