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
The dentist and staff have always treated me as if they care about my well-being as well as about my dental care. They are always ready with a smile and are very kind.
Mary W.
I have been going to Dr. Grant for years with my family and always received warm hospitality. The people here do exceptionally well work. The staff is very kind and willing to help you any way they […]
Coty B.
Excellent and speedy service. Not terms usually equated to any medical office visit, but the hygienists are quick at assessing and the dentists are quick at treating.
Casey B.
I like the service I had it. Totally satisfied.
Hanna M.
Dr. Grant/Conger has served my family for over 20 years.
Kimberly O.
Office staff, assistants, and Dr. Rausch are all courteous and take time out of their day to check on patients.
Brittany R.
Everyone was friendly and showed interest that we were taken care of with least amount of pain possible. Best trip to a dentist ever!
Cody H.
Dr. Rausch is great and his dental assistant was super sweet. They both catered to my needs during my filling, including caring if I was in pain or not.
Sabrina S.
Super friendly and helpful staff.
Justin J.
Dr. Rousch is very caring and considerate about his patients as he works on them. He is always asking if you are ok or if are in any pain. He is putting your needs first.
Tanya N.
Everyone is doing their job very well and everyone is so enjoyable to be around.
Debra I.
The employees that work there are very nice and friendly
Kathy B.
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.
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.
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 […]
Charlotte B.
The service provided by the dental hygienist was excellent and I appreciated Dr. Grant’s friendly follow-up. It was a friendly and comfortable environment.
Cl D.
I’ve been a satisfied patient of Dr. Larry Grant for a long time. Today (3/30) I got the chance to meet Dr. Sammy Carden,who performed a root canal on me. It was a very pleasant experience, and […]
Bradley M.
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.
Great staff and service. We have been coming here for over 30 years. Thanks for taking care of us over the years!
Mary S.
I have been a patient at Dr. Grant’s since 1976 and have always had great work on my teeth there and Dr. Grant and staff are wonderful and friendly always to me and my family who also are […]
Peggy C.
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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