About Your Dentist – Sugarloaf Family Dental

About Your Dentist

Saranyadevi Sakthivadivel, DDS

"Everyone smiles in the same language."

My Mission

To treat every patient as I would treat my own family. I want to provide the best quality of dental care to my patients, and I would go the extra mile to make each and every one of them feel comfortable and relaxed as their dental health needs are met! My biggest goal is to educate patients on ways to achieve optimal dental health and the importance of preventative dentistry. I am sensitive to patient needs and want to make every effort to make a difference in their lives. Empathy, compassion and a love for people make me cherish my job every day.

Education

Saveetha Dental College, Bachelor of Dental Surgery – Chennai, India

University of Texas Health Science Center, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – San Antonio, TX

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Saranyadevi is certified in both Invisalign and Nitrous Oxide. She is currently an active member of the American Dental Association. She is currently a member of Academy of General Dentistry and is on track to pursue her fellowship in general dentistry.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Saranyadevi moved to Georgia from Texas about three years ago. She is happily married for six years now, and has a two-year-old daughter. When she is not practicing dentistry, Dr. Saranyadevi enjoys yoga and exercising. Her all-time favorite activity is being outdoors on walking trails with her husband and daughter.

Noelan J. Schafer, DMD

"Everyone deserves to smile without an ounce of insecurity."

My Mission

"To listen and get to know each one of my patients while providing the highest quality dental care in a comfortable, relaxed and friendly environment that is filled with laughs."

Education

Eastern Washington University, Bachelor of Science in Biology – Cheney, WA

Midwestern University Illinois, Doctorate of Dental Medicine – Downers Grove, IL

University of Tennessee Health Science College, Advanced Education General Dentistry – Memphis, TN

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Schafer successfully completed his Advanced Education General Dentistry Residency at the University of Tennessee, where he primarily focused on dental implants and implants prosthetics. Dr. Schafer is also currently an active member of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry and American Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Schafer was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, and he's spent his education years exploring different parts of the country. He is looking forward to calling Georgia his new home. Dr. Schafer and his wife enjoy traveling and exploring outdoors. They have two rescue dogs: Marshall, a yellow Labrador, and Romeo, who is blind and diabetic. Dr. Schafer is an avid golfer, and he completed his first marathon this past year!