Dr. Caesar Sweidan

Dr. Caesar Sweidan graduated from the Bishop’s School of Amman as valedictorian. During his years in school, he received an annual Academic Excellence scholarship, numerous awards and was involved in community service, and was a class representative for many years.

After graduating from high school, he received four academic scholarships to complete his dental school education. He maintained an excellent academic record and graduated top three with honours.

Following graduation, he completed a General Practice Residency at the University of Jordan Hospital. He then completed two years of Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the University of Connecticut Health Center, where he was elected Chief Resident in his second year. He then enrolled at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, where he completed his three years of specialty training as a periodontist.

Dr. Caesar Sweidan


Seeking exceptionalism, Dr. Sweidan underwent further testing and became board certified by the American Board of Periodontology. He is currently the only board-certified periodontist practicing full time on the Northshore.

Dr. Sweidan is proud to have completed three residencies after receiving his dental degree. This adds up to 6 years of postgraduate education which enables him to provide quality dental care to his patients. He believes that continuing education is of utmost importance for any clinician. He has published on an innovative surgical technique in the Clinical Advances in Periodontology Journal, the clinical publication of the American Association of Periodontists.

Dr. Sweidan is an active member of the local chapter of the American Dental Association. He served as the president of the Northlake Dental Association in 2015, was named the Best New Dentist by the Louisiana Dental Association in 2016 and has been on the Top Dentist list since 2012.

Dr. Sweidan serves on the Spear Education Advisory Board and leads a continuing education study club to help provide higher quality dental care to Louisiana residents.

Dr. Sweidan is married to Dr. Britney Beard from Baton Rouge. They live in Mandeville with their four children, Summer, Ellen, Michael and Grace. He enjoys spending time with his family, playing soccer and outdoor activities.



Dr. Maryam Habibzadeh

Dr. Maryam Habibzadeh earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of the East, Manila, Philippines. During dental school, she maintained an excellent academic record and graduated with Cum Laude distinction.

Upon graduation, she moved to the United States and advanced her education through the completion of a fellowship in the Community Dentistry Clinic at the Eastman Institute for Oral Health, in Rochester, NY. She received her certification in the specialty of periodontics and implant dentistry by completing three additional years of training at the Eastman Institute. Through her advanced education, Dr. Maryam also received certification in the administration IV sedation and laser periodontal treatment.

While at the University of Rochester, Dr. Maryam was well trained in dental implant surgery including full mouth implant rehabilitation, bone and sinus augmentation, surgical and orthodontic crown lengthening, soft tissue reconstruction, as well as periodontal plastic surgical procedures. Her training focused extensively on comprehensive full mouth rehabilitative care and an interdisciplinary approach to treatment.

She is a member of leading periodontal and dental organizations, including the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) and the American Dental Association (ADA).

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