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

Peter C. Shatz, DDS  Periodontist


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.


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

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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


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
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.
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.
I been coming to doctor grant for the last 13 years or so . The staff have always been helpful and friendly . No need for any change the office is excellent like it is .
Jeremy T.
Goodall personal attention.
Carlos C.
Friendly, knowledgeable staff and caring dentists. Short wait times.
Connie P.
Great staff and service. We have been coming here for over 30 years. Thanks for taking care of us over the years!
Mary S.
Excellent customer service, excellent dental care.
Jerry F.
All of the staff is very friendly. I love Dr. Grant he is the best. Offering Dentrite is also a big reasonI, When I retired, I lost dental insurance when I left my job. My hygienist mentioned […]
Barbara J.
I will never go to another dentist. The entire staff is so nice and welcoming, and they got me in within a day of calling and a day later after consultation for treatment. I love them! Highly […]
Jaci P.
Received Injections and didnt feel anything dentist always asked if I was okay during the procedure. Never waited long, friendly staff.
Heather D.
Dr. Raush is amazing!!! He waited for me to be completely numb- and this takes a while, testing to make sure I was comfortable, before starting. He and his assistant explained everything they were […]
Paula G.
The staff is such a fantastic group. I am very comfortable with Dr. Rausch as my dentist.
Linda K.
Friendly staff.
Tracy C.
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 anywhere […]
Lauren F.
I felt very comfortable, the dentist/assistant answered all my questions and concerns
Erika K.
Got in the same day I made my appointment and that was very helpful to me because I never know when I’m going to be off.
Mac W.
I received great care from the dentist.
Tabitha K.
Qualified experienced hygienist. Friendly staff. Reasonable cost.
Lee P.
Everyone from the front desk staff to the doctors go above and beyond to assist you. I dreaded dental visits before I found this place. If you haven’t already, check this place out. Couldn’t ask […]
Michael J.
Dr. Rausch gives very good care and the hygienists and office staff were quite nice, welcoming, and professional.
Margaret E.
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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