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Pediatric Dentist Dr. Michael Leach in Alpharette, GA

Dr. Michael J. Leach

Dr. Leach grew up in Glen Dale, West Virginia and received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Wheeling Jesuit College. He attended West Virginia University Dental School and completed a three-year residency in Pediatric Dentistry at the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh. He has expertise in sedation for patients with special problems or needs. His wife, Maggie, is a native of Cleveland, Ohio. She also graduated from Wheeling Jesuit College with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Maggie is presently a stay-at-home mom caring for our five children, Alex, Johnathan, Thomas, Benjamin and Mia.

Our Staff

Pediatric Dentist Dr. Michael Leach staff member Shannon


Registered Dental Hygienist

Shannon grew up in Lake City, Florida and relocated to the Alpharetta area after receiving her degree in Dental Hygiene at Santa Fe College. She has been with our practice since 1994. Shannon is married and has three children that keep her busy with swim team, tumbling, cheer and soccer. Her love of children shows she doesn't work a day in her life!

Pediatric Dentist Dr. Michael Leach staff member Amanda


Registered Dental Hygienist

Michelle grew up in the mid-west and moved to Atlanta upon graduating high school. She attended the Medical College of Georgia where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene. While in college she met her husband of 23 years, Mike. They have a daughter, Alexandria, who is presently in Nursing School. When Michelle is not working, she can be found reading, hiking and enjoying time with her family and their cat, Taz.

Pediatric Dentist Dr. Michael Leach staff member Amanda


Dental Assistant

Amanda is Dr. Leach's Chair Side Assistant. She is certified in dental assisting and expanded duties. She has been a dental assistant for 7 years, with the last 5 years specializing in pediatric dentistry. Amanda has called Georgia her home for her entire life. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and two miniature schnauzers, Lemmy and Zero. She also loves to decorate and bake.

Pediatric Dentist Dr. Michael Leach staff member Lori


Dental Hygiene Assistant

Lori grew up in Las Vegas, NV but has called Georgia home for twenty years. She has worked in the dental profession for several years and really enjoys getting to know the families in our practice. In her spare time you will find her spending time with her children and grandchildren going to concerts, plays, horse shows, sporting events and shopping.

Pediatric Dentist Dr. Michael Leach staff member Krissy


Front Office Admin & PRC

Krissy works at our front desk and also as our Professional Relations Coordinator implementing our marketing program. Her favorite part of her job is getting to know our patients and families. She was born in California and throughout her life has lived in MN, TX and NC. Since moving here in 1994 she now calls Atlanta home. She loves spending time with her family and Miniature Schnauzer. Her hobbies are cooking, entertaining and shopping.

Pediatric Dentist Dr. Michael Leach staff member Laurie


Front Office Admin

Laurie located with her family to Dahlonega six years ago from Florida. She grew up in Ohio and Florida. She has been married for 17 years and has two sons. She has been with the practice for almost two years and in the dental office profession for 13 years. Laurie loves to thrift shop and watch movies with her family.

Pediatric Dentist Dr. Michael Leach staff member Lisa


Front Office Admin

Lisa relocated to the Atlanta area recently. She is married and has a daughter in college. She's been in the dental profession for over 20 years. In her free time she likes to cheer for the LSU Tigers and spend time with family and friends.

Parent Testimonials/Comments

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~We just love Dr. Leach. He is so good with communication and knowledge of children's dentistry. I never have to worry I know he will take the best care of my children's teeth mouth and gums! Thank you for all the years so far.

~Dr. Leach was amazing as well as his staff. We received excellent attention and an easy and immediate consultation was managed between Dr. Leach and the orthodontist next door. Surprisingly, Dr. Leach even called us at home to make sure my daughter was feeling okay after having two teeth extracted. We will definitely recommend Dr. Leach.

~Ya'll do a great job. We wish other offices were like yours. :)

~We have been coming to your facility for about 11 years now and we absolutely love you guys. We now live in Jasper GA, but continue to make the hour drive anyway. Thank you for taking care of my girls!!!

~We love Dr. Leach and the entire staff! I'm always so impressed that the staff remembers me when I check in and is always so upbeat. And Dr. Leach....I only wish he could be "my" dentist :)

~Both of my children have been under Dr. Leach's care for a few years. We cannot find a better care for their dental needs. Dr. Leach and his staff are wonderful and they love what they do. We enjoy coming to the office : )

~I have 3 children, this was my first time ever going to a pediatric dental office and I have to say I now question my decision regarding not going to one sooner!

~Your office does a great job trying to take the "fear" out of going to the dentist for little ones! I was thoroughly impressed with the overall care and compassion from everyone in the office! Thank you and nice work!


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