Dr tom McDonald


Dr. McDonald has devoted his life to dentistry and the improvement

of knowledge in the field of dentistry. In addition to his private

practice which began in Athens in 1985, Dr. McDonald lectures

frequently throughout the country in the areas of restorative

dentistry, esthetics, and occlusion(the functional interaction of the


Dr. McDonald is a graduate of Athens Academy, the University of Georgia and received his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry from the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry in 1983. Dr. McDonald’s practice is dedicated to comprehensive oral health care. During a new patient’s first visit, a full and comprehensive oral examination is provided in order to determine all aspects of a person’s oral health and appearance in order to plan any treatment needed.  During the consultation, he welcomes any questions and concerns his patients might have in order to determine a long term strategy for optimum health, function, and esthetics.

Dr. McDonald is a member of various local and national dental organizations has served on the faculty of oral rehabilitation at the Medical College of Georgia since 1983. He has received many honors in the field of dentistry including distinguished alumnus of the Medical College of Georgia, fellowship in the American College of Dentists, honorable fellowship in the Georgia Dental Association and fellowship in the International College of Dentists.