Meet The Staff

dr simone and staff

Kasey Benz, Hygienist

Kasey graduated from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry with a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene. She also received official certification for the administration of local anesthesia. Kasey is an active member of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association. She has been with Simone Dental since 2009. Kasey is a native of New Orleans and graduated from Mount Carmel Academy. Recently married, Kasey lives in Lakeview and enjoys all New Orleans has to offer.

Clare Massicot, Front Office

Clare has six years experience in chair side dental assisting.  She is Expanded Duty Dental Assisting (EDDA) trained, making her more qualified than the average dental assistant. She received her EDDA training from LSU Dental School in April 2005.  Clare is Dr. Simone’s primary assistant and is proficient in four-handed dentistry and dental radiology. She is a lifelong resident of New Orleans where she lives with her husband and daughter.



Caryl Massicot, Front Office

When you walk through the door, Caryl is the first friendly face to greet you. She joined Dr. Simone’s office in July 2007. Caryl provides professional and friendly service and is eager to help in any way. She schedules appointments, handles all insurance needs and provides a variety of services that keep our office running smoothly. Please do not hesitate to call her to assist with any dental need, insurance question or financial concern. Caryl and her husband have three children and reside in the greater New Orleans area.

For more information about Family and Cosmetic Dentistry or to schedule a consultation with Dr. Simone, call our office in Metairie, LA at Metairie Office Phone Number 504-456-0964.