About Your Dentist
A native of New Orleans, LA, received his BS degree from Louisiana State University in 1996 and his dental degree from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in 2001. Upon graduation from dental school, Dr. Bruni went into practice at Bluebonnet Dental Care in Baton Rouge, where he currently practices with his wife, Dr. Jessica Bruni.
With a passion for innovation in dental office design and efficiencies, Dr. Bruni has built several successful dental practices from the ground up, teaching and mentoring new doctors along the way. Dr. Bruni’s vision to create better access to care translated into the honor and privilege of being the first ever dentist invited into Walmart stores. Dr. Bruni is passionate about creating beautiful smiles and is highly experienced in the areas of cosmetic, implant, and sedation dentistry and is also a preferred provider for Invisalign. He has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education to hone and improve his skill set. He has performed hundreds of complete smile makeovers and helped thousands of patients achieve a healthier, more beautiful smile.
When not creating spectacular smiles, he enjoys offshore fishing and spending time with his wife and their five children.
Obtained her D.D.S. from LSU School of Dentistry in 2006.
Dr. Jessica is proud to uphold a tradition of dental excellence by providing premium dental care that caters to each patient’s individual needs and goals.
She is skilled in the area of cosmetic dentistry, sedation dentistry and is a preferred provider for Invisalign. In addition, she has many years of experience in administering Botox and dermafillers.
She is committed to continuing education, and she seeks to remain abreast of the latest dental techniques and technologies in order to best serve her patients.
Was born and raised in Monroe, Louisiana. She graduated from Dillard University in New Orleans, LA where she received her B.S. in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. After graduating from Dillard, Dr. Burkhalter received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Louisiana State University Dental School, also in New Orleans, LA. To enhance her skills, Dr. Burkhalter sought out additional, advanced training and attended a two-year dental residency with the LSU General Practice Residency.
Now a practicing dentist for over five years, Dr. Burkhalter enjoys providing patients with excellent care and treating teeth until they’re in “tip-top” shape. She is a member of the American Academy of General Dentistry and does a considerable amount of continuing education to stay current in all the new and upcoming areas of dentistry. In her personal time, Dr. Burkhalter enjoys DIY projects and crafts, going to the movies, and expressing her faith through church and service.
Born and raised in Baton Rouge, received her Bachelors Degree in Biological Sciences with a minor in Sociology from Louisiana State University. She went on to complete her DDS in New Orleans at Louisiana State University School of Dentistry. She practiced in New Orleans for many years before returning to her hometown to provide relationship-based comprehensive care for her community.
Dr. Rome has a strong belief in giving back to the community. She was a volunteer with New Orleans Dream Center. She has also participated in dental mission trips with Christ the Healer and plans to continue her love for mission care.
Dr. Rome is currently a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the Louisiana Dental Association and the Baton Rouge Dental Association. She is committed to providing the best care by completing 60 or more hours of continuing education every year.
Dr. Rome loves spending time with her family, including her two dogs Layla and Sadie.
"The mouth is the means of speaking, of expressing love, happiness, and joy… it deserves the greatest care it can receive at any sacrifice." – Harold Wirth
My mission is patient care. When my patients are happy, so am I. I strive for excellence in my technical skills and plan to pursue continuing education to stay on top of all of the latest technology in modern dentistry.
Louisiana State University, Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Sciences – Baton Rouge, LA
Louisiana State University School of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – New Orleans, LA
Life & Hobbies
Dr. Peoples was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. When she isn't practicing dentistry, she enjoys cooking, practicing yoga, spending quality time with her friends and family, and playing golf.