About West Louisiana Dental



Dr. Ralph Hennessee D.D.S (Family Dentist/Owner)
Dr. Hennessee graduated from the University of Tennessee School of Dentistry in 1969 and joined the United States Army. While in the Army he attended the basic and advance courses at Health Service Command in San Antonio, TX and the Airborne School at Fort Benning, GA. He went on to receive his pedodontic training at the University of Missouri in Kansas City and Children's Mercy Hospital. He completed his training in 1975.

While serving in the Army he completed two overseas tours. The first was to Korea in 1969 and then deployed for 18 months to Vietnam in 1971. During his tour in Vietnam he served in the 5th Mech. Inf., the 1st Cav., and the 101st Airborne.

In 1979 while stationed at Fort Polk & after Serving 10 years in the Army Dr. Hennessee returned to civilian life and opened a private practice in Leesville, LA. Over the past 30 years Dr Hennessee has proudly supported the dental needs of his community and looks forward to the future.
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Dr. Matt Ganey
After receiving his Bachelor of Science from Louisiana Tech in 1999, Dr. Matt Ganey endeavored to attend the Louisiana State University's School of Dentistry. In 2010 after graduating with his Doctorate in Dental Surgery, Dr. Ganey began working throughout central Louisiana.

Since graduating, Dr. Ganey has continued to fine tune his dental education in restorative dentistry through the completion of courses with the William C. Strupp Postgraduate School of Dentistry.

Dr. Ganey is pleased to serve within the area including those serving our country & their families. Dr. Ganey became a partner with West Louisiana Dental Center in 2012.
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Mary Rowland
Mary is a native of Caldwell Paish. She graduated from Caldwell Parish High School in 1982. She has one son, Jordan. She graduated from Northeast Louisiana University in 1992 with a BS in Dental Hygiene. She has been employed at West La. Dental Center since August of 1998. She received her license to administer anesthesia in January of 2000. In her spare time she enjoys horseback riding and spending time with her family.
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Janice Smithkors
Janice is a Dental Hygienist at West La Dental Center. She attended Northwestern University from 1998-2000 and then moved to Beaumont,Texas. In Texas she attended Lamar University and completed her degree in Dental Hygiene. She began working at West Louisiana Dental Center in July 2002. Janice returned to school and attended Universiy of Louisiana at Monroe to get her anesthesia license in 2003 and has been employed at West Louisiana Dental Center every since. In her spare time she likes to travel, bake, and spend time with family and friends.
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Tracy "TC" Williams
TC grew up in Hornbeck and graduated high school in 1986. She attended NLU in Monroe, and graduated in 1991 with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. She returned to college in 1998 to obtain her anesthesia license. TC has three children, Sydney a daughter and Tryon and Austin two sons. She is married to Joey Williams. In her free time enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and going to the beach.
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Leesville, LA 71446
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