Ron Cavola, DDS
Since 1991 I have been practicing dentistry right here in Conyers. I love what I do as a dentist, and I have a never met a more wonderful group of people than the patients I work with! As your dentist it's my goal to help you maintain a healthy, beautiful smile. I look forward to working with you and your family, and I consider it an honor that you have chosen to work with me!
- 1983 - Bachelor of Science Degree from UCLA (University of California Los Angeles)
- 1987 - Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) Degree from Emory University School of Dentistry Atlanta
- Dr. Cavola has been published "Dentistry Today" magazine
- Currently a member of: American Dental Association (ADA), Georgia Dental Association (GDA), and the Northern District Dental Association (NDDA)
Practice Philosophy: I have designed my practice around providing the best dental care possible, while focusing on treating my patients and their families as people, and not just numbers.
Community Involvement: I feel honored to be part of such a wonderful community, and I think it’s important to give back to the community that has supported me throughout the years. I am actively involved with the Rockdale and Atlanta Chamber of Commerce.
Outside of the practice I enjoy spending my free time with my family. My Wife Debi and I love to travel and spend time with our families in New Orleans. I am originally from Ventura, CA (California), but I have lived in Georgia since 1983. I love to golf, go skiing, and playing tennis and racquetball; as well as watching movies and reading a good book!
Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions!
American Dental Association
The ADA is the professional association of dentist committed to the public's oral health, ethics, science and professional advancement.
Roxann, Registered Dental Hygienist
Duties: Dental Hygienist
In the field of dentistry since: 1992
With Dr. Cavola since: 2003
Favorite thing about Dr. Cavola: His ability to make a patient feel comfortable and to recognize and remember each patient and their family members
Favorite thing about dentistry: The patients and that each day is different
Favorite thing about my job: Would be that I love what I do
Native of: Crowley, Louisiana
Have lived in:Georgia since: 1987
Family members: Husband, 2 boys
Leisure activities: Reading, walking, Life Teen Core member and trainer for Extraordinary Minister at Church, baking, and love movies
Bet you didn't know: Grew up in the heart of Cajun Country
Debi, Registered Dental Hygienist
Duties: Dr. Cavola's true boss
In the field of dentistry since: 1977
With Ron Cavola since:1991
Favorite thing about Dr. Cavola: He is an honest, hardworking dentist
Favorite thing about dentistry: I love the everyday practice of making beautiful smiles.
Favorite thing about my job: Going home after lunch
Native of: Ventura, California
Have lived in: Atlanta, GA since: 1983
Family members: Ron (Dr. Cavola) – spouse, Cameron – son, Lyndsey – daughter-in-law, Scarlett - granddaughter
Leisure activities: Taking care of our pets, crocheting, going to movies
Jennifer, Registered Dental Hygienist
Duties: My duties are to provide optimal patient care to each individual patient seen, and to educate my patients on proper oral hygiene care.
In the field of dentistry since: 1999
With Dr. Ron S. Cavola since: 1999
Favorite thing about Dr. Cavola: is that each patient that is seen in our office is treated like family. You are not just another patient to him.
Favorite thing about dentistry: Giving patients a confident smile.
Favorite thing about my job: Interaction with patients and building lasting relationships with them.
Native of: Conyers, GA
Have lived in: Covington, GA since: 2000
Family members: Husband-Shawn, Daughter- Avery, Son- Sawyer
Leisure activities: spending time with family and friends, and scrapbooking
Bet you didn't know: The health of your mouth is connected to your overall health.
Brooke, Registered Dental Hygienist
In the field of dentistry since: 1991
With Dr. Cavola since: 1997
Favorite things about Dr Cavola: He is very excellent in cosmetic dentistry. He possesses a superb sense of humor. He is extremely compassionate with patients and creatures. Dr. Cavola has always been concerned with the dental materials we use remaining environmentally friendly. He is interested in new technology in and outside of the dental office.
Favorite thing about my job: It never feels like a "job". I truly enjoy interacting with patients and educating them on oral hygiene.
Native of: Tennessee
Have lived in: Georgia since: 1986
Family members: husband and 3 children
Leisure activities: I enjoy exercising (currently training for my first ½ marathon, traveling and spending time with my family and friends
Favorite Phrase: Beauty is power; a smile is its sword
Melinda, Certified Dental Assistant
Duties: Patient education and care, assisting the doctor, exposing x-rays, sterilization and expanded duties (such as fabrication temporary crowns / bridges)
In the field of dentistry since: 2001
With Dr. Cavola since: 2005
Favorite thing about Dr. Cavola: He looks at the big picture and focuses on a long-term solution
Favorite thing about dentistry: working with my hands, meeting new people, helping people keep and improve their smile
Favorite thing about my job: seeing a patient come in not ever smiling, holding their hand over their mouth even when they talk and then walking out with the biggest smile you've ever seen. It makes me feel good that I had a part in changing someone's life for the better.
Native of: Gadsden, AL
Have lived in: Covington, GA since: 2003
Family members: Husband: Rajesh, Son: Mikal, Dog: Boomer and a Rabbit: Thumper
Leisure activities: I enjoy reading, crochet, knitting, and working out.
BET YOU DIDN'T KNOW: A great smile helps to make a great first impression.
Patricia, Certified Dental Assistant
How long have you been with Dr Cavola: I am new to Dr Cavolas team and the Conyers area.
Duties: I have been a Certified Dental Assistant since 1995. I perform all my chair side expanded duty functions to include, making temporaries, digital Xrays, sterilization, and assisting Dr Cavola.
Hobbies: Hanging out with my family, going to Auburn football games…“WarEagle”
Native of: North Carolina, but am part of a military family and have lived in a ton of places.. hoping Georgia will be our last move.
Favorite thing about my job: meeting new people, getting to know them, helping patients improve their smile and self-confidence.
Family members: husband Kevin, married 22 years, two daughters Sydney 18, who attends Auburn University, Willow is 6 and is in first grade at Peachtree Academy.
Bet you didn’t know: If you have periodontal disease it can affect your heart and cause pre-term low birth weight in babies.
Samantha, Scheduling Coordinator
Duties: Answering phones, scheduling patient’s appointments, helping fix any computer issues, making sure every patients experience at our office is the best it can be. Also, I just received my expanded functions license for dental assisting.
With Doctor Cavola since: I have been with Dr Cavola for two years and truly enjoy coming to work.
Favorite thing about Doctor Cavola: He is a great person to work for and he truly cares about every patient not only their dental needs but what issues may be going on in their personal lives.
Favorite thing about my job: Helping patients understand that all treatment is not out of their reach and anything is possible if you really want it.
Native of: Conyers, GA
Family members: Husband Greg, since we currently have no children our dogs are close enough and their names are Sadie and Rocky.
Kelly, Financial/Treatment Coordinator
How long have you been in the field of dentistry: I have been in the field of dentistry for 28 years. Started out as an Assistant then moved on to Business Corrdinator.
Duties: Check patients out, discuss financial part of recommended treatment needed, Calling and coordinating with insurance to maximize benefits.
Hobbies: Cycling, BMX, any sports.
Native of: Miami, Florida recently moved to Oxford Georgia
Family members: Husband Steve married for 28 years. Son Drew 24
Bet You Didnt Know: Past President of the Sunshine State BMX Association and current Head Announcer of the SSA BMX. Ask me about BMX