Find Atlanta’s Top Mom-Approved Dentists 2021

Atlanta Parent asked our readers – moms and dads just like you – to nominate the best dentists, orthodontists and oral surgeons around Atlanta.

Here are more in-depth profiles on highlighted dentists from our February issue.

Pediatric Dentists
Family/General Dentistry

Atlanta Parent readers have also nominated the best health professionals, pediatricians, OB/GYNs, and more from around Atlanta. Click here for those listings.

Pediatric Dentistry

Bogdasarova, Karina, DDS, MS

Wonderland Pediatric Dentistry, PC, Roswell
“Dr. Karina is a phenomenal dentist. Her team is very child-friendly and truly cares about each and every patient.” – Sergi P.

Christianson, Judy, DDS
Brookhaven Children’s Dentistry
“Both of my children love to see her; her staff makes even nervous patients feel comfortable. Lots of toys and even a video game in the waiting room!” – Julia G.

Dhawan, Hemant, DMD
Crabapple Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics
Cumming Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics
“Dr. Dhawan is excellent with kids. We appreciate being updated on my daughter’s braces after every appointment.” – Jean M.

Hassan, Zeyad, DMD
A to Z Pediatric Dentistry
“A rock star dentist! He raps and sings with the kids. There are iPads in the waiting room, which the kids love.” – Dan R.

Nia, Azi S., DMD
Nia Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics
“Nia Dentistry is amazing! They allow you to go in the back with your child. The younger kids see her in a room with toys and a TV playing their favorite show.” – Carissa O.

Rose, Ida L., DDS
The Children’s Dental Group, Lithia Springs
“Dr. Rose is so sweet, personable, and knowledgeable. The media screens and aesthetics make my daughter feel comfortable. We never feel rushed and look forward to going to the dentist!” – Amber W.

Schwartz, Aaron, DDS
Schwartz Dentistry for Children
“The office is so cool! It’s a completely inviting atmosphere for children, and my two boys absolutely love going to their dental visits!” – Julia M.


Ceneviz, Caroline, DMD
Chamblee Orthodontics
“Dr Ceneviz, is the friendliest orthodontist! I know she genuinely cares about her patients from what I see when I bring my daughter in. Her office hours are great and the office is cozy and comfortable.” – Celene J.

Francis, Oral C., DDS, DC
Suwanee Orthodontics, Decatur Orthodontics
“Friendly staff, fun office, excellent hygienists and dentist who take time with each patient and truly care about the kids and their oral health.” – Kerrie R.

Yavari, Javid, DMD
Crabapple Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics
Cumming Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics
“Dr. Yavari is great with kids and loves what he does. I highly recommend him when it’s time for your kid to get braces!” – Shelly D.

Family/General Dentistry                

Kurtzman, David, DDS
David Kurtzman DDS, Marietta
“Dr. K has great communication skills and listens effectively. My son has special needs and Dr. K was really patient and made him comfortable about his procedure.” – Valerie W.


Bates, Faith, DDS, Pediatric Dentistry of Vinings, Smyrna
Bogdasarova, Karina, DDS, MS, Wonderland Pediatric Dentistry, PC, Roswell
Bradberry, R. David, DMD, Bradberry Pediatric Dentistry, Marietta
Camp, Lanesha, DDS, Decatur Camp Kids Pediatric Dentistry, Decatur
Cassinelli, Aimee, DMD, Peak Pediatric Dentistry, Atlanta
Christianson, Judy, DDS, Brookhaven Children’s Dentistry, Atlanta
Dhawan, Hemant, DMD, Crabapple Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics
Eaton, Jonathan J. DDS, MS, Eaton Pediatric Dentistry, Decatur
Hassan, Zeyed, DMD, A to Z Pediatric Dentistry, Atlanta
Healey, Michael, DDS, Avalon Children’s Dentistry & Orthodontics, Alpharetta
Hicks, James, DMD, MS, Pediatric Dentistry of Johns Creek, Johns Creek
Hogan, Rhonda C., DMD, Rhonda C. Hogan Pediatric & Adolescent Dentistry, Suwanee
Howard, Jaha, DDS, MS, A+ Pediatric Dentistry, Atlanta
Jackson, Jonathan M., DMD, Pediatric Dental Specialists of Atlanta, Sandy Springs
Jamieson, William, DMD, William Jamieson Pediatric Dentistry, Dunwoody
King, Danny, DDS, Children’s Dental Zone, Johns Creek
Kong, Jeni, DDS, Apple Tree Pediatric Dentistry, Lawrenceville
Leach, Michael J., DDS, Michael J. Leach, DDS, Alpharetta
Lee, Susan, DMD, Children’s Dentistry, Atlanta
Madhiwala, Priya, DMD, Children’s Dental Village, Roswell
McKellar, Christina, DDS, Homegrown Pediatric Dentistry, Jonesboro
Mian, Alia, DMD, Children & Teen Dental of Georgia, Cumming, Hamilton Mill, and Suwanee
Millkey, Mary, DDS, Millkey Way Pediatric Dentistry, Atlanta
Nia, Azi, DMD, Nia Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, Canton and East Cobb
Powell, Wesley D., DDS, MS, Elite Smiles Chastain Pediatric Dentistry, Atlanta; Dentistry for Children and Teens, Atlanta
Rose, Ida L., DDS, The Children’s Dental Group, Lithia Springs
Schwartz, Aaron DDS, MPH, Schwartz Dentistry for Children & Young Adults, Smyrna
Shotwell, Nikky, DDS, Kids Dental Studio, Atlanta
Tewogbade, Adesegun, DMD, First Class Pediatric Dentistry, Snellville
Washington, Keysra M., DDS, Mini Smiles Pediatric Dentistry, Conyers


Ceneviz, Caroline, DMD, Chamblee Orthodontics, Atlanta
Francis, Oral, DDS, Decatur Orthodontics, Decatur
Vu, Anna, DMD, MS, Pediatric Dentistry of Johns Creek, Johns Creek
Yavari, Javid, DMD, MS, Crabapple Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, Alpharetta


Carter, Bruce E., DMD, Transforming Smiles, Lawrenceville
Ebeling, Christen, DMD, East Cobb Premier Dental, Marietta
Homer, Patricia, DDS, Cherished Family Smiles Dentistry, Stockbridge
Kurtzman, David, DDS, David Kurtzman DDS, Marietta
Reilly, Susan, DDS, Reilly Dental, Marietta
Reilly, Thomas, DDS, Reilly Dental, Marietta
Shelnutt, Wesley, DMD, Shelnutt Family Dentistry, Suwanee

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