When you have a dentist you trust and feel comfortable with, you can feel reassured if you ever have a problem, you’ll be able to get it taken care of promptly. You need to prepare yourself for possible emergencies by locating a good dentist before they are needed. Your oral hygiene may lie in the preventative measures taken by a reputable dentist and you should be well armed to find one as you read on.
Obviously, all dentists are required to attend a dental school and become licensed; however this does not mean they are necessarily experienced. This is something you can research before choosing a dentist. Things to check out may include where they went to school and how long they have been treating patients. You could check out whether or not they have anything to do with established dental groups or societies. Usually, a dentist will use their accreditation with other agencies to promote their practice through their ads. Things like awards, certificates and such will probably be shown in their office. Even though these are great for reference, you still need to dig a little deeper in to their credits. Where a dentist is located certainly can make a difference, but should not be the only consideration. It would be great if your dentist was in a handy location and close to home; however this is not what you ought to base your decision on. Having a dentist nearby when you have an emergency situation is ideal. Believe it or not, the area in which a dentist has his office can have an effect on their prices. Of course you wish to have a dentist that is fully capable and you feel good about; along with finding a suitable location.
If you’re searching for a dentist, you can use the internet to help you. Even though your best bet is to get personal recommendations, you can’t always do this, particularly if you are new to an area. When you are looking online, you’ll find all sorts of dentist’s websites and these websites can be quite useful in getting a good first impression. A good looking website, though, might only mean that the dentist hired a good web designer. Make sure to seek out testimonials as well as verifiable information about the dentist’s credentials. Another good place to try to find really good information about dentists is Angie’s List which houses a lot of independent customer reviews for all sorts of professionals like dentists and doctors.
Hopefully you are now better prepared to make a logical choice when you think you have found the right dentist. After taking adequate time to research the dentists in your area, you should be able to come up with a suitable one. The best dentist will have a caring attitude and give you the consideration that will may you feel at home. Simply take the time to do your research and make a wise decision when you are ready.
Dental Clinic is located at Stone Mountain GA area.
We are currently accepting new patients, and you can schedule an appointment by calling 770-457-3671.
About Stone Mountain GA
Stone Mountain is a quartz monzonite dome monadnock and the site of Stone Mountain Park in Stone Mountain, Georgia. At its summit, the elevation is 1,686 feet (514 m) MSL and 825 feet (251 m) above the surrounding area. Stone Mountain is well-known not only for its geology, but also for the enormous rock relief on its north face, the largest bas-relief in the world. The carving depicts three Confederate figures during the Civil War: Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson.
Stone Mountain was once owned by the Venable Brothers and was the site of the founding of the second Ku Klux Klan in 1915. It was purchased by the State of Georgia in 1958.
Stone Mountain is more than 5 miles (8 km) in circumference at its base. The summit of the mountain can be reached by a walk-up trail on the west side of the mountain or by the Skyride aerial tram.
During her years in dental school, Dr. Cheng attended special training in pediatric dentistry at Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital in Dallas, Texas. She graduated with prestigious Dean’s Honor.
Dr. Cheng is a fellow member of Georgia Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Academy of General Dentist, American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry and Chinese Medical Association. She has been practicing dentistry in Taiwan and Atlanta for over 25 years.
Dr. Cheng has completed extensive general and cosmetic dentist trainings in the fields of:
- Botox & Dermal Filler for TMJ and Bruxism
- Implant Dentistry
- Endodontic Treatment
- Periodontal Surgery
Dr. Joy earned her Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Georgia States University. After her undergraduate studies, she worked as a Forensic Scientist for two years before attending dental school. Dr. Joy obtained her Doctoral of Dental Medicine (D.M.D) from Medical College of Georgia, now known as Augusta University. She furthered her dental training and knowledge by completing an additional year of General Practice Residency (GPR) at the Medical Center Knoxville, TN. Dr. Joy is an active member of the American Dental Association, the Georgia Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. She is committed to providing the best dental care possible to her patients and continues to advance her skills by actively continuing her education.
Dr. Joy’s personal life mostly consists of spending time with her family, her husband, Giang and their baby girl, Isla, who is fifteen months old. She enjoys exercise, cooking and watching her favorite show: “Everybody Loves Raymond.”
Dr. Vy Do was born in Saigon, Vietnam and moved to the states when he was 4. He has been in Georgia ever since and currently resides in the greater Atlanta area.
After finishing high school as the class valedictorian, he attended the University of Georgia on a full academic scholarship. During his tenure at UGA, Dr. Do was active in many school-wide and community-related activities, including the American Chemical Society, Vietnamese Student Association, UGA Symphony Orchestra, and the Athens Symphony Orchestra. As part of the UGA Honors program, he spent one summer abroad in Italy, where he took courses in genetics and art history, focusing on Italian Renaissance art. He culminated his studies by graduating Summa Cum Laude with Honors with his bachelor of science in biology and was also inducted in the Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society. He maintains ties with UGA by serving the office of admissions as a liaison.
Afterwards, Dr. Do attended the Medical College of Georgia (now known as Augusta University) to obtain his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. He was again active in many activities in school and around the community including giving violin lessons at the Jessye Norman School of the Arts and being a liaison for the International Student Exchange Program. Upon graduation, Dr. Do was inducted into the Alpha Upsilon Phi Honors Society for his leadership and community contributions.
Dr. Do immediately went into private practice and came to Dr. Cheng’s office in June 2015. He maintains a busy working schedule and takes continuing education courses to stay up-to-date with modern advances in dentistry. His main interests include cosmetic dentistry, oral medicine, and oral pathology.
In his spare time, Dr. Do enjoys playing tennis (he is a huge fan of Rafael Nadal) and cooking. He is also an avid runner, participating in several half marathons and his first marathon in 2014 in Chicago. Furthermore, he is a self-proclaimed “foodie”, lover of fiction and classical musician. He currently plays viola with the Gwinnett Symphony Orchestra. But most of all, Dr. Do lives for international travel and tries to visit new foreign countries as often as possible.
Additionally, Dr. Do is the youngest of 5 and uncle of 11.
Dr. Abochhab is dedicated to his patient’s complete dental care and committed to provide the highest levels of preventive, restorative, and aesthetic care. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and Georgia Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr. Abochhab continues to further advance his skills through ongoing educational dental courses. His goal is to enhance his patients’ quality of their dental needs.
Dr. Abochhab enjoys all aspects of dentistry, specifically oral surgery and cosmetic dentistry.