Why a Pediatric Dentist?

Just as a pediatrician specializes in children's health, pediatric dentists are experts in the growth and development of children's mouths.  They can spot problems such as early decay or crowded teeth - and correct them - before they do major damage.


Pediatric dentists know as much about kids as they do about children's dentistry.  They undergo extensive training in child development and child psychology, which means they can calm kids fears about dentists and make visiting the dentist a fun, positive experience.


The specialized care doctors at Post Oak Pediatric Dentistry provides can make a big difference in the way your child feels about going to the dentist.  That can have a major impact on the way they care for their teeth!  They are committed to helping kids learn how to properly care for their teeth and develop the good brushing habits that get their smiles started out right.

Meet Our Dentists

Rhea Haugseth, DMD

EDUCATION

  • Pediatric Dental Residency – Rainbow Babies & Children Hospital - Cleveland, Ohio                   
  • Pediatric Specialty Certificate  - Case Western Reserve University - Cleveland, Ohio
  • Board Certified, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry 1990
  • Master Level - Straight-Wire Orthodontic Studies
  • DMD - University of Louisville School of Dentistry
  • BS - Auburn University

FELLOW

  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American College of Dentists
  • Academy of Dentistry International
  • International College of Dentists
  • Pierre Fauchard Academy
  • American Academy of Forensic Sciences

PROFESSIONAL

  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
    Board of Trustees 2002-2005
    Parliamentarian 2006
    Secretary/Treasurer 2008-2009
    Vice President  2009-2010
    President-Elect  2010-2011
    President  2011-2012 
  • Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry
    Vice President - 2008-2009
    President-Elect - 2009-2010
    President - 2010-2011
  • Georgia Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
    President 1987-1989 and 2002-2004
  • American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
    Examiner, Oral Clinical Examination
  • ABPD College of Diplomates
  • American Academy of Forensic Sciences
  • American Society of Forensic Odontology

    Board of Directors 2001-2004
  • American Dental Association
  • Georgia Dental Association
  • Northwestern District Dental Association
  • The American Orthodontic Society
  • The Hinman Dental Society

PERSONAL

  • Mission Trips: Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Cambodia, India
  • Interests include: traveling, snow skiing, sports, SEC football, forensics, movies

Sarah Chang, DDS

WORK:

  • Dentistry 4 Children, Lead Doctor- Suwanee/Austell/Cumming, GA
  • Nanston Dental Group, Lead Doctor- Lawrenceville/Kennesaw, GA

EDUCATION

  • Board Certified, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Pediatric residency – St. Barnabas Hospital – Bronx, NY
  • General pediatric residency – Queens Hospital Center – Queens, NY
  • DDS – New York University College of Dentistry – New York, NY
  • BA – New York University – New York, NY

AWARDS

  • Chief resident at St. Barnabas Hospital
  • Straight Wire Orthodontics from American Orthodontic Society

PROFESSIONAL

  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Georgia Dental Association
  • American Dental Association
  • American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Georgia Association of Pediatric Dentists (GAPD) Member
  • Southern Society of Pediatric Dentistry (SSPD) Member
  • Licensed Dentist in state of Georgia, California, New York

PERSONAL

  • Mission trips to Russia, China and Kenya
  • Interests include tennis, yoga, golf, and traveling
  • Mother of Ian (5), Joy (4), and Tim (2)