Dental Staff

Dentist, DMD in Saint Marys, GA

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.

Dr. Jessica Sharp

Bio coming soon.


Dr. Philip L. Hooton

Position: Associate Dentist

Graduate Degree: 1981 DMD, Medical College of Georgia

Undergraduate: 1978 BS, University of Georgia

High School: 1974 Lakeside, Atlanta, Georgia

Military Service: United States Navy, 1981-1986  

                             United States Navy Reserves, 1986-2001

Interests: Boating, Cycling, Landscaping, Fishing, Dog Butler

Family: Dr. Hooton and his wife Donna met in March 1983 at the Hinman Dental Meeting in Atlanta, GA. They married that following November and recently celebrated 32 years of marriage! They are proud parents of three children: Chris, and the twins Kelly and Scott. And let's not forget the fur-children, the pups Honey, Xena, and Uno.


Dr. Susan P. Prater


Position: Associate Dentist

Graduate Degree: 2009 DMD,  Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry

Undergraduate: 2005 University of Georgia

High School: 2001 Centennial, Roswell, Georgia

Start Date: September 2010

Memberships: AADP, ADA, GDA

Interests: Exercising, Drawing/Painting, Skiing, Traveling, Spending time with family and friends.

Family: Dr. Prater and her husband, David, met in 2002 while she was attending UGA. Ten years later they married in Athens, GA. Dr. Prater and David have two children.


Meet Our Business Associates

 
Carol Garrity
Business Associate & Manager / Dental Assistant
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Meet Our Dental Hygienists

Donna Hooton
Position: Hygienist
Dental Hygienist, RDH

Graduate Degree:
Associate's Degree in Science
Armstrong Atlantic State University

Angie Post
Position: Dental Hygienist, RDH

Graduate Degree:
Associate's Degree in Science, FCCJ

Kim Lett
Position: Dental Hygienist, RDH

Graduate Degree:
Associate's Degree in Science
Armstrong Atlantic State University
Chris Hess
Position: Dental Hygienist, RDH

Graduate Degree:
Bachelor's Degree in Science
Medical College of Georgia

Meet Our Dental Assistants

 

Bobby Justice AKA B.J
Position: Dental Assistant/General Office Manager

Past Experience:
Retired Navy, Lab Technician & Manager
Medical College of Georgia

 

 

 

 

Scott Hooton
Position: Dental Assistant

Graduate:
Bachelor's of Arts Degree
Armstrong Atlantic State University 2013