Check Out Sandy Springs Dentist Dr. Praneetha Kumar Recent Interview With!

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In honor of National Children’s Dental Health Month, our very own Sandy Springs Dentist Dr. Kumar was a guest on RadioMD to discuss children’s dental health. She was interviewed by Darria Long Gillespie, MD, MBA.

It’s estimated that 40 percent of children aged 2-5 already have cavities.

Dental health from an early age is crucial for healthy teeth and gums later in life.

In honor of National Children’s Dental Health Month, Dr. Darria and guest Dr. Praneetha Kumar discuss the importance of children’s dental health. Dr. Kumar offers tips on how to encourage dental hygiene from a young age, as well as ways you can create a healthy lifelong habit.

Click here to listen to the 10-minute interview!


Powers Ferry Family Dentistry is a family dental practice. That means we treat children! Dr. Kumar is a mother herself and knows how to properly deal with children’s anxiety about going to the dentist. Call us today to make an appointment for your child!

Congratulations to Mel on her advanced degree!

Congratulations to Mel, our wonderful Patient Care Coordinator, for achieving an Associate Degree of Science, Medical Assisting in December 2015 from Brown Mackie College in Atlanta! Mel worked hard to earn this degree so that she can help our patients take their dental health to another level, positively impacting their overall health!

We are so proud of Mel and her ongoing commitment to serve our patients at the highest level!


Tooth fairy at The Goddard School!

Dr. Praneetha Kumar and the “Tooth Fairy” visited children at a local Goddard School on February 12, 2016 to teach them the importance of brushing and flossing their teeth!  The kids had a great time learning about oral health and getting to meet the Tooth Fairy in person!

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Powers Ferry Family Dentistry Opens in Sandy Springs / Vinings / Buckhead area!

Powers Ferry Family Dentistry – the family dental office of Dr Praneetha Kumar – opened for business in May 2015. The office serves families, children and adults of all ages. Powers Ferry Family Dentistry offers a comprehensive set of dental services, including Preventive, Restorative, Cosmetic, Oral Surgery, Dentistry for ChildrenDental Implants, Veneers & Lumineers, Teeth Whitening, Botox and Dermal Fillers, Mouth Guards, Sleep Apnea Treatment, and more.

Powers Ferry Family DentistryDr. Kumar – a native of McDonough Georgia – graduated with a Bachelor in Political Science Emory University. She obtained her Doctor of Dental Medicine from the Georgia Regents University.

“After touring the office you will quickly see why so many families in Buckhead, Vinings and Sandy Springs choose Powers Ferry Family Dentistry for their dental care,” said Dr. Kumar. “My team and I are committed to your comfort and to delivering the most comprehensive dental services available. We go the extra mile to create a pleasant experience for all of our patients, including children and adults of all ages.”

If you would like to reserve an appointment, please call Powers Ferry Family Dentistry at (404) 994-5650 or fill out the online contact form. If you would like to read reviews about the office, please click here.