Dr. Angela Bachtell

Dr. Angela Bachtell has been enjoying practicing dentistry for over 14 years. Born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Dr. Bachtell earned a Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1999. Next, she graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in Ann Arbor, Michigan with a Doctorate in Dental Surgery in 2003. After graduation she joined the United States Air Force and served as a general dentist at Barksdale AFB, LA. To further her education Dr. Bachtell then completed a two year Advanced Education in General Dentistry at Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, TX. She is a board-certified member of the American Board of General Dentistry, an organization of dentists who are dedicated to advancing the practice of general dentistry. Highly committed to continuing education, she is also a member of the ArkLaTex Academy of Dentistry, the American Dental Association, Northwest Louisiana Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Bachtell continues to serve in the United States Air Force Reserve at Barksdale AFB in the capacity of a comprehensive dentist and as adjunct staff in the Advanced Education of General Dentistry residency program.

Dr. Bachtell now calls Louisiana home with her husband and their three young children. In her free time Dr. Bachtell enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, and playing golf.


Born and raised in Louisiana, Shakeisha attended Eastern College of Health Vocations and Northwest Louisiana Technical College (NWLTC) and became a Dental Assistant in 2016. She has experience in general dentistry, periodontics, and oral surgery. Shakeisha’s perseverance, optimistic outlook, and dedication to hard work make her the perfect fit for our team. Shakeisha is originally from Coushatta, Louisiana, but now lives with her husband in Hall Summit, Louisiana. Outside of work, Shakeisha enjoys fishing, traveling, and spending time with her husband and family.


Jill Latimer is our front desk coordinator and will be the first one to greet you upon entering the office. Jill is a graduate of Louisiana State University in Shreveport with a degree in Marketing and has experience in early childhood education. This background, combined with her organizational skills and friendly demeanor make her a valuable member of our team. Jill is a native of Bossier City, where she lives with her husband and their two children. In her free time she enjoys attending church, traveling, and watching her children participate in their sports activities.


Rachael Wood was born in Bossier City, Louisiana, and moved to Shreveport with her family when she was 5 years old. She graduated from Caddo Magnet High School and subsequently earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Louisiana State University in Shreveport. She then completed dental hygiene school at Southern University Shreveport. Rachael enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.