Drs. Grant and Conger
602 Main Street, Dalton, GA 30720

Peter C. Shatz, DDS  Periodontist

Dr-Peter-Shatz

Dr. Peter Shatz is a world renowned Periodontist who trains dentists nationally and internationally in the areas of periodontal care, dental implants and guided tissue regeneration. He enjoys getting to know his patients, treating them like family and building strong relationships. The overall oral health of his patients is his top priority, communicating with his patients in a relatable way so they are comfortable with treatment and know what to expect. Warm and welcoming, Dr. Shatz is sure to make any uneasy or nervous patient feel comfortable and confident with their smile.

Education:

Louisiana State University, School of Dentistry, New Orleans, LA; Certificate in Periodontics
McGill University, Faculty of Dentistry, Montreal, Canada; Doctor of Dental Surgery and General Practice Residency

Dental Area of Focus:

Periodontics

Notable achievements & Recognitions:

Graduated from McGill University with distinction
Past president of Alpha Omega Dental fraternity both in Montreal, Canada and Atlanta, GA
Member of the Civil Air Patrol, Kennesaw, GA
Awarded Honorable Fellowship from the Georgia Dental Association

Dental Organizations & Affiliations:

American Dental Association
Georgia Dental Association 
Northwest District Dental Association 
Hinman Dental Society 
Pierre Fauchard Academy

Hobbies/Interests

Dr. Shatz enjoys playing tennis, flying and motorcycle riding. He is also bilingual, speaking both English and French fluently.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Office staff, assistants, and Dr. Rausch are all courteous and take time out of their day to check on patients.
Brittany R.
Received Injections and didnt feel anything dentist always asked if I was okay during the procedure. Never waited long, friendly staff.
Heather D.
Everything was done quickly and with a smile.
Burl S.
I love Dr. Grant and his amazing staff. Of all the doctors I’ve ever been to I prefer my dentist. I can not thank them enough for my smile :)
David M.
From the receptionist in the front who received me to the lady who checked my account and insurance before I left. Everyone was very friendly and professional.
Matthew O.
I was blown away by the personal attention I received at my dental visit. I was shown care and compassion during a very difficult time
Pamelia C.
I always have a great experience at the office. The staff is very professional and caring.
Kathy K.
Melissa Davis is the best hygienist ever!
Lauren O.
Great staff and service. We have been coming here for over 30 years. Thanks for taking care of us over the years!
Mary S.
My experience was very pleasant and the dental assistant very kind.The doctor was very nice and kind and didn’t make me feel bad for the length of time since I had been to a dentist.He fixed the […]
Charlotte B.
Dr. Grant/Conger has served my family for over 20 years.
Kimberly O.
Dr. Grant and Dr. Roush are wonderful. Had to have a root canal and crown and they did a great job. I was terrified of root canal and Dr. Roush was fabulous.
Jacqueline M.
Good, fast, competent, courteous service every single time I go. And they are very accommodating if I gave an emergency.
Ethel T.
I love the friendly and professional service I receive. I choose these professionals with all my dental needs. Especially Stasia and Velvet!!
James C.
Great staff and dentist. Answers any questions or concerns.
James T.
Exceptional care and expertise advice on how to maintain a healthy routine of flossing and brushing every day to ensure that I am doing all I can on my own to ensure that my check ups have wonderful […]
Janet H.
Have put off going for sometime, due to previous bad experiences, with other dentist, that, left me, I guess fearful of dentistry. Dr. Rausch, is a great dentist. His assistant is a wonderful, caring […]
Lucinda M.
I am terrified of dentist but everyone here was great. Dr. Rausch was very gentle and understanding.
Rhonda S.
Great folks at this practice! They are very caring and attentive. I’ve gone there for almost 40 years!
Lori M.
The staff is always so caring and concerned about how I’m doing during any of my dental work. Everyone there goes above and beyond to create a wonderful atmosphere! I wouldn’t want to go […]
Lauren F.
Office Hours
Mon. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri. – 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sat. – Closed
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (706) 847-4165
Fax: (706) 278-7279
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  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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