Meet the Staff


Our family is committed to providing the best family dentistry in our Uptown office. Our caring team of professionals has vast experience in cosmetic,preventative,restorative,periodontic and endodontic services.


Leggio Dental Group Established in 1934.


Family practice was established on August 6, 1934 by Dr. Samuel Leggio on historic Magazine Street in New Orleans. The practice has been continued by his son, Dr. Ronald Leggio, and Ronald's son and daughter, Dr. Michael Leggio and Dr. Michele Leggio-Putnam, respectively. Together they make up a team ready to provide your family with a lifetime of dental health.






Three Generations of Caring

Samuel M. Leggio, D.D.S

Ronald S. Leggio, D.D.S

Michele Leggio- Putnam, DDS

 received her Bachelor's Degree in Dental Hygiene, class of 1988.  She later graduated with her doctorate from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry, class of 1993. Dr Putnam was the recipient of  the Department of Pediatric's Dental award.  She is an active member in ADA, NODA, LDA, AAWD.

Michael L. Leggio, DDS

is a graduate of Louisiana State University School of Dentistry, class of 1991.  Dr. Michael is a member of the Psi Omega Dental Society and a member of the Academy of General Dentistry.