Kathleen R. Fadler, DMD
Kathleen R. Fadler, DMD is a native of Alpharetta, GA and a graduate of Milton High School. Dr. Fadler went on to graduate Magna Cum Laude from Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a minor in French. Prior to attending the Dental College of Georgia in Augusta she spent a year working at Walt Disney World in both Disney’s Animal Kingdom and the Disney Youth Education Series program as an Educator.
During Dental School, Dr. Fadler was involved in the American Student Dental Association and the Georgia Dental Association Student Chapter. While studying she completed a 2 year fellowship and is a Fellow of the American Dental Educators Association. Dr. Fadler, along with numerous community service projects, participated as a clinician in a two-week dental mission trip to Haiti in 2016.
Dr. Fadler met her fellow classmate and love of her life Dr. Gary T. Bishop during their first year of Dental School and they were married shortly after graduation.
Following Dental School, Dr. Fadler & Dr. Bishop practiced dentistry together in LaGrange, GA. Dr. Fadler is very excited to be joining Dr. Larsen as his associate and the resident dentist at Sun Valley Smiles. Dr. Fadler is happy to be coming home to her Alpharetta roots and to serve her lifelong friends and neighbors.
Dr. Fadler and her husband regularly attend continuing education courses to keep abreast of the latest techniques and technologies. She enjoys volunteering her time and dental services to organizations dedicated to helping the underprivileged. Dr. Fadler strives to create an environment where the patient feels comfortable as she believes that dentistry is more than just a nice smile, it’s creating proper function, improving esthetics, and enhancing the quality of life for all patients. She knows that they matter as a person, and not just as a patient.
Dr. Fadler & her husband enjoy spending time with family and friends, lifting weights, traveling and visiting AZA accredited zoos and aquariums.