Dental One Associates of Dunwoody
5901-B Peachtree Dunwoody Road NE, Suite 250, Atlanta, GA 30328

Peter C. Shatz, DDS  Periodontist

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Dr. Peter Shatz is a world renowned Periodontist who trains dentists nationally and internationally in the areas of periodontal care, dental implants and guided tissue regeneration. He enjoys getting to know his patients, treating them like family and building strong relationships. The overall oral health of his patients is his top priority, communicating with his patients in a relatable way so they are comfortable with treatment and know what to expect. Warm and welcoming, Dr. Shatz is sure to make any uneasy or nervous patient feel comfortable and confident with their smile.

Education:

Louisiana State University, School of Dentistry, New Orleans, LA; Certificate in Periodontics
McGill University, Faculty of Dentistry, Montreal, Canada; Doctor of Dental Surgery and General Practice Residency


Dental Area of Focus:

Periodontics

Notable achievements & Recognitions:

Graduated from McGill University with distinction
Past president of Alpha Omega Dental fraternity both in Montreal, Canada and Atlanta, GA
Member of the Civil Air Patrol, Kennesaw, GA
Awarded Honorable Fellowship from the Georgia Dental Association

Dental Organizations & Affiliations:

American Dental Association
Georgia Dental Association 
Northwest District Dental Association 
Hinman Dental Society 
Pierre Fauchard Academy 


Hobbies/Interests

Dr. Shatz enjoys playing tennis, flying and motorcycle riding. He is also bilingual, speaking both English and French fluently.

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Patient Reviews
Best. Dental practice. Ever!! This is the best dentist office I have ever been to. The staff is Amazing and make you feel right at home. I have recommended this office to everyone, and will continue […]
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Friendly staff.
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Everyone was very pleasant and knowledgeable.
Joyce J.
First off I would like to say thanks to doctor Sarah and her team for doing an awesome job. I have been terrified of the dentist for many years due to a bad experience, but doctor Sarah has changed […]
Jarvis D.
Cleanliness of office and materials, friendliness of staff, expertise and competency of staff. Timeliness of appointments.
Charlotte W.
The Doctor and all the staff members were very knowledgeable and friendly. Thank you!
Ogie T.
Service at a level that is second to none! Awesome staff very friendly and attentive by far the best dental experience I have ever had!
Billy M.
Dr. Thornton is one of the best dentists I have ever been pleased to call “My dentist.” Her skill and patience are topped with a wonderful personality and she has a soft manner and touch even […]
Nona L.
Went in and out in 1 hour. Very nice and attentive staff. It was my 7 years old daughters first trip to the dentist and she had a great time. No complaints.
Heber P.
They have the greatest staff I have ever came contact with since I’ve been going to the dentist. Receptionist is great ( Crystal) Both hygienist are nice (Jessica)& (Sema) Dr. Thornton is […]
Kevin A.
excellent service!
Greg H.
The people there are super friendly! I was so nervous about going to the dentist after having a horrible experience years ago at an office in another state but, the staff and Dr. Thornton made me […]
Stacee P.
I love all the staff and dentist there
Michael C.
just great service from cleaning people and the person subbing (older man) is superb. Also the office manager Maddie is very good.
Ivor D.
Everyone was extremely friendly, and I didn’t have wait long to be seen.
Amy B.
Great people, great service, great advice!
Michael M.
I been a client of Dental One Associates for about one year now. The dental office doesn’t keep you waiting for a long period of time when you come in, their prices are reasonable and they are very […]
Joseph D.
It was a great Atmosphere. Definitely welcoming. Very good with explaining procedures , care and prices.
Lyanne V.
I’d definitely recommend Dr. Sarah Thornton and her wonderful staff without any hesitation. They are efficient, great at what they do and make sure you are comfortable every step of the way — […]
Deepika R.
The entire staff was friendly, knowledgeable and explained everything about my care and options :-) I was nervous about my appointment and they put all of my fear aside.
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Office Hours
Mon. – 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue. – 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed. – 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thu. – 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Fri. – 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sat. – Closed
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (404) 381-1490
Fax: (770) 391-0268
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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Thursday 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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