Our Team

Your Smile Specialists

Northwest Periodontics and Implant Specialists was established in Woodstock, GA over 35 years ago. Since its inception, it has helped patients achieve healthy, beautiful smiles by providing periodontal-centered treatments. Dr. ElMaraghi, Dr. Halpern,  and the rest of the team are proud to carry its legacy of putting you first.

The best results come from a team effort. From our extensive training, and use of the most recent technology, to the amount of time we allot for appointments, patients feel comforted in our care.

Northwest Periodontics and Dental Implants, WOODSTOCK, GA

Our Team

Your Smile Specialists

Northwest Periodontics and Implant Specialists was established in Woodstock, GA over 35 years ago. Since its inception, it has helped patients achieve healthy, beautiful smiles by providing periodontal-centered treatments. Dr. ElMaraghi, Dr. Halpern and the rest of the team are proud to carry its legacy of putting you first.

The best results come from a team effort. From our extensive training, and use of the most recent technology, to the amount of time we allot for appointments, patients feel comforted in our care.

Dr. ElMaraghi, Woodstock, GA

Arwa ElMaraghi, D.M.D., M.S.D. – Periodontal Specialist

Dr. ElMaraghi is a periodontist, earning her Bachelor of Science and her Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the University of Kentucky. She completed a one-year General Practice Residency at the VA/KY Clinic at the University of Kentucky. Dr. ElMaraghi received intensive training in all areas of general dentistry including exodontia, geriatrics, conscious sedation, special needs patients, and fixed/removable prostheses. Dr. ElMaraghi completed a three-year Periodontal Surgical Residency at Roudebush VA Medical Center. During her years of residency, she received a Masters of Dental Science with a minor in Pathology from the University of Indiana School of Dentistry.

Dr. ElMaraghi is a member of the American Academy of Periodontology, the American Dental Association, the Georgia Dental Association, and the Northwestern District Dental Society.

After residency, Dr. ElMaraghi worked in private practice with one of the most respected and sought-after periodontists in Kentucky. She continued to learn and expand her surgical skills to include more complex treatments like full mouth restorations using implants (DIEM, Pro-Arch, All-on-4, Teeth In a Day), immediate placement, and temporization of implants, and highly cosmetic cases.

Dr. ElMaraghi uses state-of-the-art technologies and premium products to ensure the best results for all her patients. She uses a team approach in treatment with the patient’s preferred restorative dentist and other physicians as needed.

On a personal note, Dr. ElMaraghi is married and has one daughter. She enjoys the outdoors, hiking, swimming, traveling, and spending time with her family.

Dr. ElMaraghi, Woodstock, GA

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

Dr. Halpern is a periodontist who 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.

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 technologies available for their benefit.

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. He is a Fellow of the International College of Dentists, the Pierre Fauchard Academy, and the G.D.A.

Dr. Halpern is an adjunct clinical professor in the Department of Graduate Periodontics at the Dental College of Georgia. He is actively involved in the NWDDS and the GDA. He is the former president of the Northwestern District Dental Society and serves on the Board of Trustees of the Georgia Dental Association. He is a delegate of the GDA and ADA. Dr. Halpern is a member of the Center for Interdisciplinary Dental Studies.

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

Dr. ElMaraghi, Woodstock, GA

Kathy, Business Manager

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Alyssa, Treatment Coordinator

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Wendy- Patient Coordinator

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Olivia- Surgical Assistant

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Tacari- Surgical Assistant 

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Jenifer- Surgical Assistant

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Sharon, RDH- Registered Dental Hygienist

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Shelly, RDH- Registered Dental Hygienist

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This is a little bit about our team.

We look forward to seeing & getting to know you!

Contact us by calling 770-928-6655 to make an appointment today! We look forward to the opportunity of working with you.

220 Heritage Walk, Suite 102 Woodstock, GA 30188
T: 770-928-6655F: 770-928-6656 | nwperio@securedds.com
Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Our office is trilingual speaking English, Spanish and Arabic!

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