Meet Our Staff

Stanley D. Halpern, D.D.S. - Periodontal Specialist

Dr. Halpern earned his Bachelor of Science Degree and Doctor of Dental Surgery from Emory University. He completed a dental residency program at the University of Miami’s Jackson Memorial Hospital. Dr. Halpern received his residency training in Periodontics at Emory University School of Dentistry.

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Dr. Halpern is a member of the American Academy of Periodontology, the American Dental Association, the Georgia Dental Association, the Northwestern District Dental Society, the Georgia Academy of Dental Practice, the Georgia Society of Periodontists, and the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity. Dr. Halpern is a Fellow of the International College of Dentists, the Pierre Fauchard Academy, and the G.D.A. He is an adjunct clinical professor in the Department of Graduate Periodontics at the Georgia Regents University College of Dental Medicine. He is actively involved in the NWDDS and the GDA. Dr. Halpern is the past president of the Northwestern District Dental Society and has served on the board of Trustees of the Georgia Dental Association. Dr. Halpern is a member of the Seattle Study Club and the North Metro Dental Study Club.

Dr. Halpern established his practice in the Marietta/Woodstock area over 25 years ago. His interests include Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP), Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique, LASER periodontal therapy, dental implants, bone and gum augmentation, and cosmetic periodontal procedures. Dr. Halpern and his staff strive to provide a professional, caring, and comfortable environment for our patients and use the latest technology available to benefit our patients.

Outside of the office, Dr. Halpern enjoys playing golf, traveling, watching sports and spending time with his wife, two daughters and son in law.

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Toni - Clinical Coordinator & Office Manager

Toni has over 29 years of combined dental assisting experience in the fields of general dentistry, orthodontics and periodontics. She is a certified dental assistant and has enjoyed working in both the clinical and business aspects of our office. She brings her knowledge of assisting Dr. Halpern chair side to the business office and is able to answer most questions pertaining to treatment. Toni enjoys taking the extra time to build relationships with our patients. Toni is married and has two grown sons. She enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with her family.

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Sharon - Registered Dental Hygienist

Sharon is our registered dental hygienist. She has been practicing with Dr. Halpern for over 20 years. She attends continuing education classes to maintain her proficiency in dental hygiene with emphasis on periodontal systemic relationships and women’s health. She enjoys dental hygiene and the opportunity to help our patients achieve optimal oral health as well as creating a great rapport with her patients. She is originally from South Carolina. (Go Gamecocks!) With her twin sons grown, she has time to play her favorite sport, tennis.

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Erin - Certified Dental Assistant & Registered Dental Hygienist

Erin is our assistant, some of our patients may remember her from two years ago when she assisted Dr. Halpern. Erin decided to continue her education and received her Associates in Dental Hygiene from Georgia Highlands College in 2015. She returned to our office in May of 2015. Erin also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science from Kennesaw State University that she received in 2007. She earned a dental assisting certificate from Dental Careers Institute in 2012. Erin is able to assist Dr. Halpern in surgery as well as help with our hygiene schedule. Erin enjoys meeting new patients, being an integral part of their treatment progression, and providing them with top quality care which includes informing them of how important dental care is to overall health. Erin is originally from Roanoke, VA, but has enjoyed living in Georgia since 2003. She enjoys cooking, baking, and trying new recipes for our office to enjoy!

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Olivia - Surgical Assistant

Olivia is our surgical assistant and has recently joined our team. She is a certified dental assistant. She attended University of North Georgia in Gainesville. Olivia enjoys assisting Dr. Halpern chairside and taking care of our patients. She is a busy new mom to George, her four month old adorable baby boy. Olivia loves to bake and try new recipes.