Dentist in Alpharetta, GA
All our professionals at Edward A. Chipps, DDS maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
Edward A. Chipps, DDS
Alpharetta, GA Cosmetic DentistEdward A. Chipps, DDS
Dr Chipps has over 25 years experience in private practice, and has augmented his career by continuing education in numerous cutting edge technological advances in dentistry such as Digital Radiography, Cerec CAD/CAM Restorative Technology, and the latest generations of esthetic ceramic and composite materials.
"I am proud to provide my patients with the best in dental technology, treatment options and patient comfort. My staff operates as a team and we take great pride in working together to make your visits as comfortable as possible. Our goal is to provide affordable comprehensive quality general dental care for the entire family. It is my pleasure to address all your questions and concerns".
- Cornell University 1985
- State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine 1989
- Completed Post Graduate Residency Program at Erie County Medical Center in 1990, where he received additional training in the Dept of Oral Surgery, and department of Restorative Dentistry.
Professional Organizations Include:
- American Dental Association
- Georgia Dental Association
- Northern District Dental Society
- North Fulton Dental Study Club
- Himman Dental
- CEREC Doctors Study Club
Christie is an Atlanta native who started her second career as a Certified Clinical Dental Assistant in 1989. She enjoyed 6 years of clinical hands-on experience as a Dental Assistant before assuming her current role as Office Coordinator. Christie’s prior career involved many aspects of administration and management. This experience combined with her clinical knowledge makes her well qualified for her current position. Communication, organization skills, clinical dental knowledge and genuine care for people make her a great Coordinator. She is the resident expert on insurance, finances and appointments. She has been with Dr Chipps over 16 years.
She currently resides in Canton with her father and their pup, Sam. She enjoys traveling, gardening, bargain shopping and making jewelry and other crafts in her spare time.
Maria Ayalde Henderson
Maria has extensive training in Dentistry and Administrative Procedure. After being inspired by her father, a dentist, she received her DDS in Colombia, South America in 1994. She also specialized in Administration and Dental Auditing. Her experience includes Practice Management, Dental Auditor and Instructor.
Maria married Lance Henderson and moved to Mississippi in 2004. After 2 years there, her sister introduced her to Patricia (Dr Chipps former assistant) who was on her way to Colorado to complete her DDS Degree. She moved here to Georgia to work for Dr Chipps and be closer to her family. Her experience in the clinical as well as administrative field makes her the perfect administrator for Dr Chipps. She handles appointments, materials and supply orders plus anything else the office needs! She is a valuable addition to the staff.
Maria lives in Alpharetta, Ga. with her husband Lance and their hilarious cat, Kisses. They enjoy movies, music, computers and pop culture.
Paula Hyler, RHD
Graduating from University of Michigan in 1981 with a BS and RDH, Paula moved to Atlanta in 1988 and has been an active Hygienist ever since. With a total of over 30 years experience in dental hygiene, she is always eager to share her knowledge about good oral health and gains great satisfaction in watching patients' oral health improve. She has been with Dr Chipps since 1999.
Paula enjoys yoga and walking ,and is known for her great sense of humor as well. She resides in East Cobb with her husband of over 22 years, Mike, and two girls, Kristin and Lindsey. They stay very busy with family, travel and their dog Sam, and the rest of the animal menagerie.
Connie Cronin, RDH
Connie has lived in Roswell since 1977. She is a graduate of Clayton State College in 1982 with recognition in clinical work there. She has been a certified CPR Instructor for the American Red Cross for over 25 years. Her continuing education and hands on experience gives her the ability to care for and educate our patients with the highest level of attention available. She is always ready to assist us with our daily schedule. Her time here at Dr Chipps’ spans over 12 years
She is a more than full time mom to her two children, Robbie and Stella. She and her husband Mike are active in their church, St Peter Chanel. They also spend lots of time expanding their children’s horizons with travel, education and lots of activities.