Dr. Vanessa Dowdy, DDS

Dr. Vanessa Dowdy, DDS

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Dentistry  ·  
Female  ·  
43 y/o
(301)

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Dr. Vanessa Dowdy, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Lithonia, GA and has been practicing for 17 years. She practices dentistry, endodontics, and more.

Vanessa L Dowdy PC

5461 Hillandale Dr Ste 200

Lithonia, GA 30058
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Dental
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Lincoln
  • MetLife

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dowdy "Dental Touch Atlanta has been providing families and children with superior dental services that are safe, fun, and comfortable. By combining state-of-the-art equipment with a  experience level of over 17 years, Dr. Vanessa Dowdy and Dr. Lauryn Phillips have been brightening smiles in the greater Atlanta, GA area."

3  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Endodontics

68  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Bad Taste in Mouth
  • Bleeding Gums
  • Bonding Disorders
  • Bone Loss
  • Broken Tooth
  • Burning Mouth Syndrome
  • Canker Sore
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Chronic Periodontitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Cosmetic Peridontal Problems
  • Cracked Tooth
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dry Tooth Socket
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Facial Pain
  • Fluorosis
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Geographic Tongue
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Halitosis
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Mouth Conditions
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Oral and-or Facial Athletic Injury
  • Oral Infection
  • Orofacial Pain
  • Periodontitis
  • Plaque
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Receding Gums
  • Salivary Duct Stones
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Soft Tissue Infection
  • Stained Teeth
  • Swollen Gums
  • Tartar Buildup
  • Teething
  • Tender Gums
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Conditions
  • Tooth Abnormalities as Seen in Diabetes
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Decay Caused by Acid Attack
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Displacement
  • Tooth Loss
  • Tooth Malformation
  • Toothache
  • Traumatic Dental Injuries
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91  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Amalgam Dental Fillings
  • Athletic Mouthguards
  • Bite Adjustment
  • Cancer Screening
  • Ceramic Dental Crowns
  • Clear Dental Braces
  • Composite Fillings
  • Cosmetic Contouring (Dental)
  • Cosmetic Oral Evaluation
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Filling
  • Dental Hygiene Services
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Inlays
  • Dental Onlay
  • Dental Procedure
  • Dental Prophylaxis
  • Dental Restoration
  • Dental Sealant
  • Dental Veneer
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Denture Repair
  • Dentures
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Endodontic Retreatment
  • Endodontic Surgery
  • Endodontic Treatment
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Fluoride Varnish
  • Frenectomy
  • Full Mouth Rehabilitation
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Implant-Supported Bridge
  • Implant-Supported Crown
  • Implant-Supported Dentures
  • Intraoral Camera
  • Invisible Dental Braces
  • Light Activated Teeth Whitening
  • Limited Gum Surgery
  • Local Anesthesia
  • Molar Endodontics
  • Mouthguards
  • Nightguard
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • Non-Surgical Orthodontic Procedures
  • Oral Soft Tissue Assessment
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Periodontal Exam
  • Pocket Depth Measurement
  • Porcelain Bridge
  • Porcelain Crown
  • Porcelain Dental Inlays
  • Porcelain Dental Onlays
  • Porcelain Fixed Bridges
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Power Teeth Whitening
  • Preseason Dental Exam
  • Prophy Jet Air Polishing
  • Prosthetic
  • Removable Appliances
  • Removal of Bone Spur
  • Retainer Therapy
  • Root Canal
  • Root Planing
  • Rotary Endodontics
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Single Visit Root Canals
  • Sinus Augmentation
  • Sleep Apnea Oral Appliances
  • Smile Makeovers
  • Snoring Prevention
  • Special Needs Patients-General Care
  • Sterilization
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Polishing
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Tooth-Conserving Dentistry
  • Traumatic Dental Injury Treatment
  • Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
  • Upper Dentures
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Xavier University of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Meharry Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University of Alabama (UAB) and Birmingham VA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Dowdy has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Dowdy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dowdy's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dowdy to family and friends
301 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (301)

  • 5
    (280)
  • 4
    (12)
  • 3
    (4)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Dowdy's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I've been going to this dentist office for a few years now. Previously, the dentist was not my favorite doctor to visit, however, I am now a lot comfortable in the treatment received and their decisions for future treatment! And... it helps that the staff is very friendly and the environment is...more
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