We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home!
We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive dental treatment. Our Ruston Dental staff is trained and skilled, and we strive to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Each member of our treatment team is a registered assistant, and our office staff has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the latest in technological advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.
Anna Rogers, R.D.H. – Registered Dental Hygienist
Anna is originally from Magee, Mississippi. She moved to Ruston in 2016. She earned her B.S. degree in Dental Hygiene from The University of Mississippi Medical Center in 2016 and earned her local anesthesia permit from the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in 2017. Anna started her career in Mississippi and then joined our team in October of 2016. Anna enjoys painting, being outdoors, and spending time with friends, family, her daughter, Ava, and her dog, Delilah. Anna strives to give her patients the best and most comfortable visits and cleanings and loves getting to know her patients.
Sidney White Murphy, R.D.H. – Registered Dental Hygienist
Sidney, a Ruston native, has been practicing as a Registered Dental Hygienist since May 2018. She earned her B.S. degree in Biological Sciences from Louisiana State University in 2015. She then went on to graduate from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry, receiving her B.S. degree in Dental Hygiene in 2018. Sidney practiced in Metairie, Louisiana for 2 years as a dental hygienist. She and her husband, Doctor Murphy, joined our Johnston Dental Care team in June 2020. When she is not at the office, Sidney enjoys running, traveling, being outdoors, and spending time with their dogs, Remi and Benelli.
Mallory McCarthy Madden, R.D.H. – Registered Dental Hygienist
Mallory is from Castor, Louisiana. She earned her B.S. degree in Dental Hygiene from University of Louisiana at Monroe in May of 2019. She joined our team shortly after graduating. Mallory currently resides in Farmerville with her husband Turner and their dog, Hallie. Mallory enjoys being outdoors and spending time with her family and friends.
Nicole ‘Nikki’ Chreene, R.D.H. – Registered Dental Hygienist
Nikki is originally a native of Florida. She has been practicing dental hygiene for 18 years and 14 of those years were with Johnston Dental Care. She recently rejoined Johnston Dental Care in 2020. Nikki obtained her B.S. degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Louisiana at Monroe. She currently resides in Choudrant, Louisiana with her husband and their four children Slade, Alyssa, Hayden, and Madeline. Nikki enjoys spending time outdoors, on the water, and with her family, friends, and dogs.
Lisa Lenard – Expanded Duty Dental Assistant / Clinical and Administrative Leader
Lisa is in her 18th year as a Johnston Dental Care Team member. She is our Clinical and Administrative Leader. She is a Dubach, Louisiana native. Lisa remains busy and active with her four children, Lexi, Bryson, Holden, and Hayden, along with her one grandson, Nolan. Lisa loves music and spending time with family and friends.
Rose MacDaniels – Financial Manager
Rose has been part of our Johnston Dental Care team for over 24 years and joined with several years of business experience. Rose attended Louisiana Tech University where she studied Business Administration. Rose’s favorite parts of dentistry are patient relationships and seeing the joy that amazing smile transformations bring to our patients. She has two sons and their families, which include three beautiful grandchildren. Rose loves God and her church, FBC Ruston. She adores spending time with her husband, Cliff, family, friends, and the outdoors!
Jerica Crowder – Expanded Duty Dental Assistant
Jerica is from Calhoun, Louisiana. She attended Louisiana Tech University and received her B.S. degree in Animal Science with an Equine Science concentration. Shortly after graduating, she found a love for dentistry. She has been part of the Johnston Dental Care team since early 2014. Jerica is very passionate about horses and is actively competing in barrel racing. Jerica, her husband Cole, and son Judson make their home on a small farm on the Ouachita river with their six horses, two cats, and four dogs. ROLL TIDE!
Alyssa Craig – Expanded Duty Dental Assistant
Alyssa is a Ruston native, who graduated from Ruston High School in 2017. She joined the Johnston Dental Care Team in early 2020 after graduating dental assistant school. Alyssa also has a passion for working with young girls at the Louisiana Methodist Children’s Home. In her down time, she loves going hiking with her dog Baby Roux.
Whitney Dowd – Business Assistant / Expanded Duty Dental Assistant
Whitney, a Quitman, Louisiana native, joined the Johnston Dental Care Team in August 2016 as a Business Assistant/Dental Assistant. She went on to achieve her Expanded Duty Dental Assistant Certification. Whitney loves spending time with her husband, Dakota, riding her horses, and barrel racing!
Katie Kimrey Landry – Business Assistant
Katie is originally from Simsboro, Louisiana and graduated from Simsboro High School in 2015. She joined the Johnston Dental Care Team in January 2020. Katie is engaged to Noah Landry and is currently planning her wedding on October 3, 2020. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, shopping with her mom, and going to the lake.
Eva Edinger Johnston – Business Assistant / Social Media Manager
Eva is from Ruston, Louisiana. She is an alumna of Louisiana Tech University, earning a B.S. degree in Biology in 2017. In 2020, she further pursed her education at Louisiana Tech University and received her M.B.A. in Business Administration. She is engaged to Dr. Jerry Johnston, Jr. and will be married January 2021. She is excited to be joining the Johnston Family! Eva enjoys taking ballet class, exercising, traveling with her fiancé, and watching movies with a side of popcorn.