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Welcome to Southern Pearl Dentistry 

Your Dentist in Hampton, GA

Southern Pearl Dentistry dentists welcome you to our website! At Southern Pearl Dentistry our philosophy is to provide treatment to the whole person - with a special focus on how your teeth and gums relate to your total body health. If you're looking for personal, quality care from Southern Pearl Dentistry, you've come to the right place. We want you to be confident that your smile achieves your goals for comfort, function and appearance. We're here to make that happen.

We also understand that choosing a dentist is an important decision. After all, your smile is your greatest asset and says a lot about your overall health. From the moment you walk in the door, you'll be welcomed by a caring staff in a relaxed, stress-free environment where the whole family can feel at ease. The Southern Pearl Dentistry worked hard to build an exceptional team of dedicated, caring dental professionals committed to your good health and great smile. 

Southern Pearl Dentistry offers a full range of general & cosmetic dental treatments at our office to help you achieve your perfect smile, such as teeth whitening, crowns, preventive care, braces, root canals or removable prosthesis. We utilize the latest in dental technology and techniques in order to offer you the best preventive care and treatment available in Hampton. Southern Pearl Dentistry wants you and your family to enjoy a lifetime of healthy, beautiful smiles. 

To learn more about our comprehensive service offering, talented Hampton dentists and office procedures, take a few moments to look over the informative pages on our website. We are a short drive south of Downtown Atlanta. For additional information, you can always contact our office by calling or stopping in.

Relax with confidence at Southern Pearl Dentistry. Our coordinators listen to your concerns and work directly with you to satisfy your dental needs. Our administrative team will also help you with your dental insurance and financing your recommended treatment. We're your neighbors and we're here to help you maximize the health of your smile.


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Testimonials

What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "The service was friendly from start to finish. They made my least favorite doctor's appointment pleasant. They were also great with my four year old, he actually likes going to the dentist. I highly recommend."
    S. Davis
  • "Most people don't enjoy going to the dentist but not me...I love my visit to my dentist! Southern Pearl Dentistry is the best!"
    T. Spraggins
  • "This was my first time trying a dentist on the southside.
    Great Staff & Great Dentist
    My teeth has never look so white and clean!!
    See you all in 6 months!"
    E. White
  • "By far one of the best experiences I’ve had at the dentist! It was beautiful to see people who looked like me offering quality, organized service. The office was clean, the technology they used was some of the latest, and I received dental education while being serviced. I really appreciated that. Will definitely be back."
    Hannah A.
  • "Dr. LaTonya and staff are 💯. They have always provided me with Quality care and Respect . I have referred family members to let Southern Pearl Dentistry tend to their dental needs. I appreciate them!"
    Mary W.
  • "Excellent service and phenomenal “Bedside Manners.” Got me through the nerves of having my first tooth pulled, ever! Also Dr. Gillespie is very knowledgeable, professional and proficient as well as her staff. Looking forward to a great smile again, thanks to Southern Pearl."
    B. N'namdi
  • "I loved the whole experience!!! All the staff was very professional... Dr. Johnson has a great bedside manner and like to educate her patients... I would definitely recommend her... Love all her staff as well... Glad I made the switch..."
    J. Foreman
  • "Visiting Southern Pearl Dentistry gives my family and me more reasons to smile."
    The Johnson Family

Meet Our Staff

Southern Pearl Smiles

  • Dr.
    LaTonya Gillespie-Johnson
    DDS
    Dentist

    Dr. LaTonya Gillespie's practice philosophy is based on extreme excellence and service. When she isn't working, with her patients she enjoys friendly sports, exercise, and family time.

  • Murvin Johnson
    Business Manager

    Managing the accounts of Southern Pearl Dentistry so we are fueling the community with great oral hygiene knowledge. Southern Pearl Dentistry is family oriented. Come see check us out....bring your family. 

  • Mike A.
    Hygienist

    Mike has been a hygienist for over 20 years. Loves teaching and educating patients about oral hygiene. Preventative Cleanings and periodontal disease are his specialty. He enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and exploring the wilderness.

  • Zaynah H.
    Treatment Coordinator

    Zaynah is very caring and compassionate for our patients at Southern Pearl Dentistry. We take pride in making sure our patients receive quality service and a pleasant experience. We educate our patients on what they can and should expect. We listen to our patients. We want each and every patient to feel apart of our dental family. 

  • Daphne B.
    Hygiene Coordinator

    Daphne found Southern Pearl Dentistry as a patient. She enjoys meeting new patients, and spends her time raving about the importance of healthy teeth.  She got into the dental field because she likes to create healthy smiles. In her spare time she loves exploring and traveling the world. 

  • Jakira R.
    Patient Coordinator

    My name is Jakira and I joined Southern Pearl Dentistry as an intern. You can find me at the front desk greeting patients or you can find me in the back taking xrays. I enjoy giving patients a good jumpstart to their appointments. 

  • Ellie M.
    Assistant

    Ellie is one our dental assistants. She has been with Southern Pearl Dentistry since July. When she isn't working, you can find her making memories with family, traveling, and spending time in the great outdoors.

  • Stefani R.
    Assistant

    I came to Southern Pearl Dentistry as an intern. Dental Assisting is my passion and love learning ways to help my patients smile.

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2022 Hours of Operation

CLOSED NOVEMBER 7, 10, 12, 18, 19, 24, 25, 26

Primary Location

Monday:

8:00 am-4:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-1:00 pm

Appointment Only

Wednesday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-4:00 pm

Friday:

7:00 am-12:00 pm

Appointment only

Saturday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed