About our office
We are a general-dentistry office located east of Atlanta in Loganville, GA. Our mantra is that everything we do is for our you, our patient. Our entire team shares the same values and focus. We sincerely care about your health and well-being, which is why we are dedicated to ensuring our high standards are met with every patient. Our adaptable and well-trained team is able to care for you as an individual by meeting your unique needs and concerns.
Meet our team
Dr. Upshaw is from Cumming, Georgia and is passionate about dentistry. He is excited to be a part of such a great team at Creekside Dentistry. Dr. Upshaw enjoys getting to know every patient and hopes to make a difference in their lives. Organized dentistry and continuing education are important to Dr. Upshaw. His commitment has led him to the Georgia State Capitol and to the United States Capitol to lobby on behalf of his profession as well as his patients. Dr. Upshaw was born in Texas but hi...Read More
Dr. Helton comes full circle at Creekside; as a regular patient himself, he now joins the team treating his own patients. He returned to his hometown to join his own dentist, Dr. Koehler. Dr. Helton takes time to get to know every patient and strives to make every patient’s experience a great one. Dr. Helton is from Grayson, GA and a graduate of Brookwood High School, where he was an 8-time letterman between Track and Field, Cross Country, and Wrestling. He attended Columbus State University wh...Read More
After practicing dentistry in Lithonia for 25 years, Dr. Koehler had a dream of building a new office in Loganville with a total emphasis on the patient. From the opening day of May 1, 2006, every decision that has been made and every action taken has been based on one central theme – what is best for the patient. From a relaxing waterfall in the waiting room and televisions in every treatment room to the staff we hire and the equipment and materials we select, our goal is to make the patient e...Read More
Kim has been with Creekside Dentistry since 2007 and brings her positive “Can Do” attitude to Dr. Koehler’s exceptional practice and staff. From the first time she walked in the door, she knew this was a special place and wanted to play a role in their community mission. Her infectious smile and calming demeanor greets new and returning patients symbolizing Creekside Dentistry’s commitment to quality patient care and treatment. Her work ethic, attention to detail, and office and financial manage...Read More
Keri joined the Creekside team as Scheduling Coordinator in January 2016. After four years of dental assisting, Keri decided to make a move to the front-desk team because she enjoys developing relationships with patient families and working behind the scenes to help maintain the incredible Creekside team’s philosophy. Keri graduated from Brookwood High School and went on to the Dental Assisting program at Everest, where she graduated with honors. During her down time, Keri enjoys time with...Read More
Wendy Spivey is a Registered Dental Hygienist who has worked with Dr. Koehler in the Lithonia office since 2005. She was born and raised in Conyers, Georgia. Wendy obtained her dental hygiene degree from Gulf Coast Community College, Florida in 1998, after which she received the fourth highest grade in the nation on the Dental Hygiene National Board. Shortly after graduation, she moved back home to Georgia to practice dental hygiene. Wendy has 18 years of experience in the thorough treatment and...Read More
Barbara Osgood is a Registered Dental Hygienist who has been practicing for more than 10 years. She graduated with honors from Georgia Perimeter College. She has been a member of Creekside Dentistry since 2008. Barbara enjoys playing an integral role assisting patients in achieving and maintaining their optimal oral health. She is extremely considerate of her patient’s individual needs and concerns. She is also dedicated to keeping up with the latest technology, as well as her continuing educ...Read More
Mitzi Davis returned to school after working in the dental field for more than eight years. She graduated with honors in 2003 from Georgia Perimeter College, receiving several coveted awards along with her Dental Hygiene degree. Since that time she has worked for Dr. Koehler in the Lithonia office. She is pleased to be working for a dentist who believes in a high quality of care for his patients. Her goal is to provide the best possible preventative care for everyone with regard to their need...Read More
Tiffany is a Registered Dental Hygienist who joined Dr. Koehler’s team in 2010. She graduated from Georgia Perimeter College with honors and awards in 2005 and has worked in private practice since graduation. Tiffany enjoys being able to tailor treatment to each patient’s personal needs and really takes pride in working side by side with patients to achieve optimum oral health. She takes great care in educating and giving the best possible care to each and every person. She enjoys taking cont...Read More
Upon joining Creekside Dentistry in June, Marie has 19 years experience in the dental field and brings her vast knowledge of the latest dental procedures to the practice. Marie attended the 3-year program at Essex County College in New Jersey for Certified and Expanded Duties Dental Assisting. She received her certification and licensure. Marie has had training in OSHA regulations and infection control. Additionally, Marie strongly believes in continued education, so she can better serve her ...Read More
Keme Toure brings several years dental assisting experience to the Creekside team. She trained at Everest Institute, in Duluth Georgia, where she received a Certificate of Dental Assisting (CDA). Later, she attended Gwinnett Technical College, where she obtained her Certification of Expanded Duties. Currently, Keme is in school for dental hygiene. In her spare time, Keme loves spending time with her daughter, friends, and family.
Abby Young joined Creekside Dentistry in June 2014 as our Insurance Coordinator. She is currently studying at Georgia Gwinnett College, pursuing a Biology degree. Abby has proven to be a very driven team member as she works to verify patient’s insurance benefits. Her dedication and work ethic is surpassed only by her sense of humor! Originally from Arkansas, Abby now enjoys Georgia farm life. She is a working tenant at a local horse farm, where she boards her beloved horse, Strawberry, and en...Read More
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Services we provide
At Creekside Dentistry we strive to provide our patients with the best and most complete dental care. Our doctors and staff frequently attend continuing education seminars to learn the latest dental techniques. Here are some of the services we provide, please click here.
- General Dentistry
- Cosmetic Dentistry
- Cosmetic – Whitening
- Cosmetic – Veneers
- Cosmetic – One Day Crowns
- Dental Implants
We offer a number of convenient payment options for our patients which make it easy to afford any care you may need.