Gentle. Professional. Caring. Honest.

Our dental team knows that we are here to serve YOU. That is why we operate by the golden rule: treat others as we would like to be treated.

Meet Your Dentists

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Meet Heather R. Frodge, DMD

Family & Cosmetic Dentist - Founder of Town Dentistry

An Atlanta area native, Dr. Frodge grew up in the suburbs of Atlanta, graduating from South Cobb High School in 1995. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Georgia State University, with a major in Speech Communication as well as a minor in Sociology.

After graduation, Dr. Frodge became a dental assistant and discovered her true love, dentistry. After a brief stint as an assistant she enrolled in dental school. Subsequently, Dr. Frodge graduated from The Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry in 2006.

Dr. Frodge enjoys spending time with her husband Brandon and their son, as well as with her family and friends, working in her community, running, and reading.

Education

Georgia State University – Bachelor of Arts
Medical College of Georgia – School of Dentistry

Memberships

American Dental Association
Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
American Academy of Facial Esthetics
Georgia Academy of General Dentistry
Georgia Dental Association
Hinman Dental Society

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Meet Allison S. Thompson, DMD

Family & Cosmetic Dentist
A South Carolina native, Dr. Allison S. Thompson grew up in Fort Mill, SC a suburb of Charlotte, NC. She graduated from Fort Mill High School in 2006 and moved to Charleston, SC where she completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry at The College of Charleston in 2010. She stayed in Charleston for an additional five years post college to complete her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in 2014 and a residency program in Advanced Education in General Dentistry in 2015. After residency, Dr. Thompson got her Georgia Dental license to move to Atlanta to be with her fiancé, Kip.

Dr. Thompson married Kip in August 2015 and settled in Brookhaven near the practice. They love traveling, dining out, and spending time with family and friends.

Education

College of Charleston – Bachelor of Arts, Chemistry
Medical University of South Carolina – Doctor of Dental Medicine

Memberships

American Dental Association
Academy of General Dentistry
American Association of Women Dentists
Georgia Dental Association

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Meet Samantha Knight, DMD (formerly Dr. Johnson)

Family & Cosmetic Dentist

A Florida native, Dr. Knight was born and raised in a suburb of Ft. Lauderdale. She graduated from the University of Florida in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in Health Science. She then moved to Bradenton, FL where she completed her Doctor of Dental Medicine at LECOM School of Dental Medicine in 2016.

After dental school, Dr. Knight made the move to Atlanta to complete a 1-year residency in Advanced Education of General Dentistry, treating patients in offices all around the city, including Grady and the Ben Massell Dental Clinic.

Outside of work, Dr. Knight loves traveling and spending time with her family. She and her husband Nick reside in Johns Creek with their daughter. Dr. Knight looks forward to meeting you and providing your family the best of dental care in a friendly environment.

EDUCATION

University of Florida – Bachelor of Science
Health Science LECOM School of Dental Medicine – Doctor of Dental Medicine

MEMBERSHIPS

American Dental Association
Georgia Dental Association

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Meet Raina Pike, DMD

Family & Cosmetic Dentist

Raina Pike, DMD, (formerly Dr. Graham) earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine from the Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University in 2017. She holds a Bachelor degree in Biological Sciences and Microbiology from the University of Georgia. Dr. Pike was named to the Dean’s List at both schools and was a member of the Alpha Delta Pi Academic Honor Society and the Delta Epsilon Iota Honor Society. While in dental school, she was a member of several service organizations including Dentists for Della, Operation Smile and Georgia Mission of Mercy, the latter of which she is still currently involved with, as well as Give Kids a Smile and Donated Dental Services. Upon graduation, Dr. Pike became qualified in IV conscious sedation after advanced training for treatment of anxious and medically compromised patients. Additionally, she pursued education with the American Academy of Facial Esthetics for cosmetic procedures including Botox and Dermal Fillers, as well as treatment of TMJ issues and trigger points for myofascial pain. Originally from Tifton, her parents still reside as practitioners of family medicine. Dr. Pike was recently married to her husband, Taylor Pike, from Marietta, GA. Together they enjoy spending time with friends and family, traveling, and giving back to the community.

Education

University of Georgia: Bachelor of Biological Sciences and Microbiology
Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University (formerly known as MCG)- Doctor of Dental Medicine

Memberships

American Academy of Facial Esthetics
American Dental Association
Georgia Dental Association

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Meet Poonam Kalaria, DMD

Family & Cosmetic Dentist

Dr. Kalaria is from Dalton, GA and attended high school at Girls Preparatory School in Chattanooga, TN. She earned a Bachelors of Arts degree in Economics from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She was fortunate to see her alma mater win a national basketball championship while she was in college, and will never forget that experience!

After graduation, Dr. Kalaria worked as an underwriter for an insurance company in New Jersey and Chicago. She had the pleasure of working in the Sears Tower while in Chicago with a view that could take your breath away! After insurance, she worked in the Atlanta education system for a startup charter school in Old Fourth Ward. And finally, Dr. Kalaria was able to find the career she loves more than anything! She graduated from the Dental College of Georgia in 2021 followed by a year of residency at Grady Health System and the Ben Massell Clinic in Atlanta.

Dr. Kalaria spends most of her free time eating out with friends. She is determined to try every restaurant in Atlanta! And the rest of her time is spent with her dog Milo!

Education

University of North Carolina: Bachelor of Arts Economics
Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University (formerly known as MCG)- Doctor of Dental Medicine

Meet Your Dental Team

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Monique Eastman, Operations Manager

Monique is a native of Georgia, raised in Savannah. She graduated from Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, GA, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication and has a Masters Degree in Organizational Leadership from Brenau University. Monique served six years of active duty in the U.S. Army Dental Corp and has lived all over the country, including Hawaii. Currently, her son (her heart) is in the U.S. Navy. Monique loves the arts, music, traveling. She spends her free time going to movies and concerts.

Brookhaven

804 Town Boulevard
Suite 2010
Brookhaven, GA 30319

Johns Creek

3719 Old Alabama Rd
Suite 400B
Johns Creek, Ga. 30022

Duluth

2405 Satellite Blvd
#115
Duluth, GA 30096