Frank Nia, DMD, MSEd

Dr. Frank received his DMD degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. While at the University of Pennsylvania he received a scholarship to the Graduate School of Education, where he earned an MSEd in higher education.

As part of his training, Dr. Frank holds active membership with multiple organizations that focus on improving both clinical and care standards. He is actively involved in the community and believes that the connection between a dentist and patient is more about overall health then just healthy teeth.

In his free time, Dr. Frank enjoys almost all sports, including football, tennis and golf. Most importantly, Dr. Frank loves spending time with his wife and family.

Alex Toub, DMD, MSBE

Dr. Toub completed his undergraduate studies at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada. He continued his academic career at the University of Pennsylvania, where he received his DMD degree. His unique vision of dentistry led him to pursue and complete his Masters of Bioethics at the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Medicine.

Dr. Toub followed his training with a General Practice Residency at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, where he completed training in advanced dental implantology, cosmetic dentistry and IV conscious sedation. His ability to offer sedation dentistry provides his patients with a more peaceful and relaxing experience.

Dr. Toub is affiliated with the American Dental Association, Georgia Dental Association and American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Outside of his professional life, Dr. Toub enjoys traveling, playing sports and spending time with his family.

Donald Mardis, DDS

Dr. Donald Mardis brings more than two decades of experience to the practice, including serving as an assistant officer in the United States Navy Dental Corps for six years. During his time in the Navy, Dr. Mardis was part of a team that cared for the dental needs of approximately 11,000 officers and enlisted personnel. He was awarded with a Naval Commendation Medal at the conclusion of his tour.

In addition to his experience as a general dentist, Dr. Mardis has completed training in specialty areas such as dental sleep medicine and implant treatment planning and restorative options. He earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry.

“I believe that dentistry has been a blessing to me because it’s not just a job about teeth. It is really about getting to know people and helping them the best you can.”

Ismael Salvador, DMD, MS

Dr. Salvador was born in New York City and moved to Atlanta, GA shortly after where he has called it home ever since. He is a product of a great public school education system attending Garden Hills Elementary, Sutton Middle School, and North Atlanta High School graduating in 1997 and attending Georgia State University we he earned his Bachelors of Science in 2001 and his Masters of Science in 2005.

He attended Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia earning his Doctor of Dental Medicine in 2011. After graduating dental school he became a Commissioned Officer in the United States Navy where he served four years of active duty touring in Great Lakes, Illinois and Norfolk, Virginia.

In 2009 he married his wife a long time close friend from college and together they have two energetic boys and one of the way. In his spare time he enjoys spending quality time with his family and friends.

Samuel Posey, DMD

Three of Dr. Posey’s biggest motivations are his passion for learning, drive to succeed, and making a significant difference in the lives of others. Dr. Posey realizes that one’s life can only be made worthy through service to others. This is why nothing Dr. Posey does gets less than 100% effort, including the effort he puts toward making sure every patient is satisfied!

Dr. Posey graduated with honors from Gilmer High School in Ellijay Georgia. He then attended Berry College in Rome, Georgia where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BS in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. During his time at Berry he was class treasurer, earned the US Presidential Volunteer Service Award, and presented various research on Chagas disease. He earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the Medical College of Georgia in 2014.

Dr Posey broadens his skill level with yearly continuing education classes, and is an active member of the American Dental Association, Georgia Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry.

In his spare time, Dr. Posey enjoys reading, traveling and gym time.

Lola Colbert, DDS

Dr. Lola Colbert was born in New York, New York, but grew up in Brooklyn and Long Island, New York. She attended Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia, where she received a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology. Dr. Colbert then attended Dental School at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. In 2004, she completed a General Practice Residency at Bronx Lebanon Hospital in Bronx, New York. While there she completed rotations in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Hospital Dentistry, Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Dentistry and Endodontics.

Dr. Colbert believes in the importance of serving the community. She has volunteered her time working with senior community centers and preparing meals for the Meals-on-Wheels program. She has also worked with the Baptist Mobile Health Ministry to provide free dental care to underserved populations.

Dr. Colbert has been practicing dentistry in the Greater Atlanta area since 2004. She continues to attend yearly continuing education classes. Outside of the office, she spends her time with her family and friends, dining out, working out and traveling.

Herpreet Sethi, DMD

Dr. Herpreet Sethi graduated from University of Detroit Mercy with a Biology major and DDS degree. During that she received University of Detroit Mercy Dental Merit Scholarship, Leadership award, Biology award for Community service and Key award for Academic Achievement. She has done several mission trips including one to Guatemala to serve the underserved population. She also has participated in the Give Kids a Smile Day event, Special Smiles at the Special Olympics, and other community outreach programs.

After dental school graduation, she completed her General Practice Residency at Saint Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital with rotations in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Hospital Dentistry, Anesthesiology, Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine

She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, and Georgia Dental Association.

In her spare time Dr. Sethi enjoys traveling, cooking different meals at home, working out, and spending time with her family and friends.

Katy Vesper, DMD

Dr. Vesper completed her undergraduate studies at Georgia Tech, graduating with a bachelor`s degree in Biochemistry. During her time there, she gained the opportunity to research dental therapy and present her research at the International and American Association for Dental Research conferences.

She then attended Georgia Regents University (formerly Medical College of Georgia) where she received her DMD degree from the College of Dental Medicine. In those four years, Dr. Vesper participated in numerous volunteer activities including the Georgia War Veterans “Dentists for Della” Project, Special Smiles at the Special Olympics, Christ Community Trunk or Treat, and mission work at La Fuente Clinic in Cusco, Peru. Dr. Vesper was honored with the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Academic Achievement Award and received the Emile T. Fisher Foundation Scholarship. She is an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, and Georgia Dental Association.

In her spare time, Dr. Vesper enjoys cheering on the Atlanta Falcons, relaxing with friends, and when she`s able, visiting her family in Cincinnati.

Nicole Barnett, DMD

Dr. Nicole Barnett graduated from Georgia Health Sciences University. She was the recipient of the Hinman Dental Society Scholarship and also the Judson C. Hickey Memorial Scholarship. Dr. Barnett has participated in the “Dentist for Delta” with the Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home, Special Smiles at the Special Olympics, and various other community outreach programs.

After her graduation, Dr. Barnett attended the University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine and completed her General Practice Residency with rotations in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Hospital Dentistry, Forensic Dentistry, Anesthesiology, Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine. She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, and Georgia Dental Association.

In her spare time, Dr. Barnett enjoys time with her family and friends, exploring Atlanta on her bike, taking her dog out, traveling, and making a home-cooked meal.

Jennie Austin, DMD

Dr. Austin received her DMD degree from Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. While in dental school, Dr. Austin belonged to several student organizations focused on continued learning in the field of dentistry and leadership. She served as the admission committee representative for her class during her sophomore and junior year and as president of the Stomatognathic Honor Society. She was also involved in community outreach programs serving children and special-needs patients.

Dr. Austin is an active member of the Seattle Study Club, which specializes in monthly continuing education courses. She is also a member of the Georgia Dental Association, the American Dental Association, the Northern District Dental Society and the Academy of General Dentistry.

When Dr. Austin is not helping her patients achieve their dental health goals, she enjoys spending time with her husband Andrew, two dogs, family and friends. She attends Buckhead Church and is a regular volunteer dentist at the Good Samaritan Health Center, whose mission is “Spreading Christ’s Love through Quality Healthcare to Those in Need.”