About Our Dental Staff

Aneen Wright- Office Manager

Aneen WrightAneen grew up in Douglas County and is proud to call it her home. She has over 30 years experience in the dental field.  Aneen has worked at Atlanta West Periodontics since January 2006. She brings a smiling face and a caring attitude to our office. She is an expert in her field and works closely with each patient to optimize their dental insurance benefits and their medical spending accounts. She wants to make sure that each of our patients can receive the necessary treatment to provide optimal oral health without creating a financial burden. We are very fortunate to have Aneen in our practice. She says, "Working here is like being with family". Aneen has two children. Her daughter is an art teacher and expecting her first child.  Aneen's son completed a tour in Afghanistan with the US Army and is in the Army Reserve.  Aneen enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, and creating works of art with stained glass.

Cindy - Receptionist and Scheduling Coordinator

Cindy AndersenCindy is our receptionist and scheduling coordinator. She was born and raised in New Jersey, but has been in Georgia since 1981. Cindy has over 23 years experience in dentistry and joined the dental staff at Atlanta West Periodontics in January 2011. She provides a warm smile and a friendly welcome when you arrive at Atlanta West Periodontics.  Cindy has two daughters and four grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. They ride their four-wheelers and gather fresh eggs from their chickens.  Cindy enjoys relaxing on the beach and riding motorcycles with her husband. Her Chihuahua dog is a frequent passenger on the Harley.

Debbie Harper - Dental Assistant

Debbie HarperDebbie Harper was born in South Georgia and raised in Douglasville. She became interested in dentistry while working with the Red Cross. After many years at SunTrust Bank, she was able to fulfill her dream and graduated from Advanced Career Training in July 2006. She joined our practice as an extern in 2006 and worked her way up to lead assistant. Debbie states," I love working with the patients and staff because I know we are helping people become healthy". She can be counted on to make each patient feel welcome, safe, and comfortable. Debbie is married with three children and nine grandchildren. She enjoys camping, fishing, cooking, and travel.

Penny Soucy- Dental Hygiene

Penny is originally from the great state of Texas.  She has been a dental hygienist for over 10 years.  Penny works at a regular dentist's office during the week and joins us every Friday.  She has been here at Atlanta West Periodontics for two years.  Penny is a very thorough and gentle hygienist  She will assist you in keeping your mouth healthy with a thorough cleaning and excellent tips on home oral hygiene.  We are glad she is a member of our staff and hope you are too.

Dr. Cheryl L. Cushman

Atlanta West Periodontics & Dental Implants

Dr. Cheryl L. Cushman and her team are dedicated to offering state-of-the-art care while prioritizing patient comfort. Dr. Cushman is affiliated with several prestigious organizations:

  • The American Academy of Periodontology
  • The Georgia Society of Periodontists - President 2004-2006
  • The Southern Academy of Periodontology
  • The American Dental Association
  • The Georgia Dental Association
  • The Northwestern District Dental Society
  • The Hinman Dental Society

To schedule an appointment, contact our practice online or call (770) 739-5097.

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