Andrea R. Scollard

Dentist


Personal Biography

Dr. Scollard is a native of Brazil. She practiced dentistry in her home country for 10 years and was a faculty member at UFPE College of Dentistry until she met Dr. David Scollard, to whom she was married in 2008. She then moved to the great state of Louisiana. In 2012, she moved to New York City to pursue her second dental degree. She graduated in May of 2015 and returned to Baton Rouge to practice dentistry. She has two adult stepchildren, and an adopted Lab mix named Ebony. Dr. Scollard enjoys the Louisiana cuisine and the warmth of southern hospitality. She speaks English, Portuguese, and Spanish, and her diversified background enables her to interact easily with patients from different ethnicities and cultures. In her spare time, she enjoys Broadway musicals, traveling, watching the waves of a blue ocean, and reading.

DDS

New York University College of Dentistry; New York, NY Universidade Federal de Pernambuco College of Dentistry; Recife, Brazil

Residency

Oral Pathology, Universidade de São Paulo; São Paulo, Brazil

MS

Oral Pathology, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte College of Dentistry; Natal, Brazil

Quotes

“Be cheerful! Of all the things you wear, your smile is the most important! Dentistry is my calling and I pride myself on providing warm, personalized oral health care to patients of all ages.”

Personal Favorites

Dr. Scollard’s favorite sport is Formula One Racing, her favorite weather is snow, her favorite food is Blue Bell ice cream, and her favorite music is Brazilian.

Professional Association

American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Louisiana Dental Association

Volunteer Experience

Gouvernuer Hospital; Bronx foster care center; oral health screenings and services at public elementary schools in NYC Chinatown, Grand Street Settlement senior center, Prince George Hotel, and Camaragibe community center in Recife, Brazil; Assembly Member O’Donnell’s Tenth Annual Community Health Service Day; favela outreach; leprosy hospital outreach

Awards

Endodontics research project grant, second place state award for clinical pediatrics project from Kolynos (Colgate), NISOD Excellence Award, merit honor award, Mandacaru award

Achievements

Top 10% of class at UFPE, top score in MS and Ph.D. studies