Specialist in Implant Reconstruction
Dr. Patel is a Fellow of American College of Dentists, International College of Dentists and Pierre Fauchard Academy, honors conferred upon dentists who show leadership in their field and in their community. Take a moment to meet him, and then call for an appointment!
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Dr. Patel earned his undergraduate degree from King's College, London, and attended dental school at Nova Southestern University in Florida.
He completed specialty training in prosthodontics at the University of Alabama, where he also recieved a Master of Science degree. He has also trained with the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York.
Prosthodontics is the area of dental medicine specializing in reconstruction. This includes implants, cosmetic dentistry, crowns, and much more! Prosthodontics training takes an additional two ro three years to complete after dental school. Dr. Patel is recognized by the American Dental Association for his expertise in prosthodontics.
Dr. Patel is one of the few dentists in the state that is certified to offer IV sedation. Make your next dental appointment more relaxing and pain-free!
During his training, Dr.Patel received extensive training in implant reconstruction, esthetics/cosmetics, crowns, bridges, veneers, inlays, complete and removable partial denture, TMD-Jaw Joint problem, traumatic injuries to teeth and supporting structures, snoring and sleep disorders, post cancer reconstruction and continuing care. Prosthodontists are masters of Reconstruction.
He is a volunteer dentist at The Ben Massell Clinic in Atlanta, which serves nearly 6000 patients annually by providing them with vital oral health care. He also teaches dental students on rotation from Medical College of Georgia and is actively involved in teaching and research and receives referrals form practicing dentists across the state.
Dr. Patel serves as editor for Georgia Dental Association. He’s involved with Fellowship of American College of Dentist and International College of Dentist an honor reserved for 1% of Dentist for their service to the dental profession and their community.
Dr. Patel also serves as a manuscript reviewer for Journal of Prosthodontics, a premier professional peer reviewed journal published by American College of Prosthodontics. He resides in Marietta with his wife and two daughters.
Specialist in Restoration and Replacement of Teeth
Kumar J.Patel DMD MS