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Recognized For Excellence
Our practice is proud to have won the 2015 Patients' Choice Award For Duluth Dentists. We were chosen by a panel that evaluates over 50 dental offices in Duluth. The award is based on patient reviews from Yelp, Google, RateMDs, Yellow Pages, Opencare, and many other reviews sites.
For two consecutive years (2016 and 2017), we have also been honored to receive the Business Hall of Fame award for distinguished service and excellence. This award is based upon independent research and reflects the highest quality of dental care.
33 Years of Experience
At Dentistry at Sugarloaf, our primary goal is to earn your trust from the moment you arrive. We will take the time to develop a comprehensive understanding of your unique dental health and personal preferences, in order to provide individualized care. Our team takes great pride in the long-term relationships we form with our Duluth, GA, patients, and will treat you and your family with the respect, dignity, and attention you deserve. If you are looking for a dedicated dentist who will adopt your priorities as his own, you can trust Dr. Al Norton to deliver unparalleled services.
“I had a minor cavity that was discovered during my cleaning and made an appointment for the next day. It literally took me longer to write this review than it took to do the laser filling. No numbing, and most importantly, no pain. Very pleased!!!”Thomas K.
A Gentle Approach
At our practice, we understand the delicate and complex relationship between your oral health and your overall wellbeing. With your total health in mind, Dr. Al Norton and his team practice dentistry, using only mercury-free materials and following strict safety protocols. In addition, we strive to educate patients on the importance of preventive care and maintenance, so they can become active participants in their dental health.
“My visits to Dentistry at Sugarloaf have been painless. The staff is courteous, professional, and up-to-date on modern techniques. I highly recommend them!”La Donna D.
In addition to traditional procedures, Dr. Norton offers advanced services, including:
- Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Disorder Treatment
- Mercury Filling Removal
- Dental Implant Planning and Restoration
- Minor Tooth Movement
- Sedation Dentistry
Our team can tailor each treatment to your unique needs, goals, and preferences.
High-Quality Treatments in a Comfortable Environment
Our practice is specially designed for patient comfort and relaxation. Many of our rooms have a soothing water feature to calm you during treatment, as well as a television to watch your favorite programs. We also provide headsets, blankets, hot towels, neck cushions, and lip balm to create a spa-like atmosphere.
To offer the most efficient, convenient solutions to our patients, our office is equipped with advanced dental technology. We integrate laser dentistry into many treatments for reduced discomfort and recovery time. During professional cleanings, we use gentle ultrasonic tools for precision and comfort. We can also design and fabricate custom restorations such as dental crowns and bridges.
The New Patient Experience
We are committed creating a memorable experience for our new patients. During your first visit, our team will go above and beyond to ensure you feel welcome and comfortable in our office. Dr. Norton will also take the time to evaluate your smile, identify any underlying conditions or potential concerns, and recommend an appropriate treatment plan. With up-to-date information on your oral health, you can make informed decisions about your future dental care.
What to Expect
As an OSHA compliant practice, our newest patients can rest assured that we adhere to strict safety and sterilization standards. To prepare for your first visit, please fill out our patient forms including registration, general information, medical history, and a personal smile check up prior to your appointment.
New Patient Offer
If you are a new patient, mention our "Get Acquainted Offer" when scheduling your first appointment to receive $100 off any treatment. Please note that this offer cannot be combined with any other special. You may reach out to our friendly staff with any questions.
Financing & Insurance
We accept financing through CareCredit® which allows patients to make monthly payments with plans available for six or 12 months. We also accept payment through FSA (Flexible Spending Account) and HSA (Health Savings Account) to ensure our treatments are affordable and accessible.
We believe that patient education is of the utmost importance to maintain a healthy, beautiful smile. As such, Dr. Norton has taken the time to answer important questions about dental hygiene, cosmetic treatments, and when to schedule an appointment.
“We are dedicated to serving the best interests of our patients. You can be confident that your entire family will receive thoughtful, individualized care to meet all their needs.” Dr. Norton