Dr. Wesley Powell
Dr. Wesley Powell, DDS MS is a Board-certified children’s Dentist in Atlanta providing care for children, teens and adolescents over 16 years. He completed his undergraduate studies at Southern Methodist University with a degree in Anthropology, and attended Columbia University School of Dentistry and Oral Surgery in New York for his dental training. Prior to beginning his residency in Pediatric Dentistry, Dr. Powell completed an externship at UAB in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He then completed a three-year postgraduate residency program in Pediatric Dentistry while earning a Master’s Degree in Clinical Dentistry at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. His thesis was published in the Journal of Oral Immunology and Microbiology.
He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, and member of the Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, Georgia Dental Association, & The American Society of Dental Anesthesia.
Dr. Powell and his team practice a full range of children’s dental services which include cleanings, sealants, restorations, white fillings, in-office oral and IV sedations, laughing gas, digital radiography, tooth whitening. He and his entire team are certified in CPR and Dr. Powell is certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support.
Dr. Powell invests in our local youth education both in the classroom and on the field helping to foster a dedication to education in our next generation. He often takes time to visit with the children in our community to educate them in a fun and meaningful way about good oral health. His commitment to his Patients’ and profession earned him the title of Diplomat of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Powell is a resident of the Chastain Park community where his son is very active in sports at NYO. Dr. Powell also enjoys membership in the following organizations: American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, Georgia Dental Association and The American Society of Dental Anesthesia and was instrumental in launching Team Smile
in the Atlanta area, where he acts as the Atlanta Dental Coordinator, a program of Dental professionals team up with the Atlanta Falcons Organization to enhance children's health and wellness through improved oral health.