Meet our team
Cesar Tapia DDS, MAAIP, MICOI
Dr. Cesar Tapia-Vera DDS, MICOI, MAAIP is a highly skilled and knowledgeable dentist who is dedicated to providing exceptional oral healthcare to his patients. Originally from Lima, Peru, Dr. Tapia graduated with a Doctorate in Dental Surgery and went on to complete his residency at the University of Colorado. After moving to Atlanta, Georgia and meeting his wife, he decided to make it his permanent home and establish his dental practice in Alpharetta, Georgia.
With a passion for continuous learning and improvement, Dr. Tapia has earned two master’s in Implantology from prestigious organizations in the dental field: the International Congress of Oral Implantology and the American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics. This dedication to education and advancement has allowed him to offer a wide range of dental services to his patients: fillings, crowns, root canals, extractions, implants, sinus lifts, bone grafts, LANAP, LAPIP, and clear aligners.
At his state-of-the-art dental practice, Dr. Tapia uses cutting-edge technology to enhance the overall oral health of his patients. The office is completely digital and features a milling machine for same-day crowns, a 3-D printing machine for nightguards/ retainers, and a laser for periodontal surgeries and procedures to save failing implants. This investment in technology, combined with Dr. Tapia’s expertise and commitment to his patients, sets him apart as a leader in the dental field.
When he’s not at the office, Dr. Tapia enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters, Penelope and Elizabeth. As a family, they love to travel and spend time together doing the things they love as a family like going to the park, riding bikes and exploring new restaurants.
With his exceptional training, expertise, and commitment to providing the best possible oral healthcare, Dr. Cesar Tapia is a trusted and highly respected member of the dental community.
Humam Salahieh, DDS
Dr. Humam Salahieh is an accomplished general dentist with a passion for providing exceptional oral healthcare to his patients. With almost a decade of experience in the field, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to ConfiDENT.
Dr. Salahieh earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from the prestigious University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. During his time there, he demonstrated a remarkable dedication to his studies and received recognition for his outstanding clinical skills and academic achievements. Armed with a solid foundation, he embarked on his journey to make a meaningful impact on the lives of his patients.
Throughout his years in practice, Dr. Salahieh has demonstrated a genuine commitment to his patients’ wellbeing. He believes that excellent oral healthcare is more than just treating dental issues; it’s about building trusting relationships with patients and understanding their unique needs and concerns. Driven by compassion and empathy, he ensures that every patient feels comfortable and heard during their visit.
As a general dentist, Dr. Salahieh is proficient in a wide array of dental treatments, including preventive care, restorative procedures, and cosmetic dentistry. His comprehensive approach to dental care ensures that each patient receives personalized treatment plans that cater to their individual dental health goals.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Salahieh nurtures two distinct passions: piano and film making. He has been an avid pianist for many years, finding solace and creativity in the melodies he plays. Dr. Salahieh’s love for music complements his precision and attention to detail in dentistry, enhancing his abilities as a dentist.
Moreover, Dr. Salahieh is an aspiring filmmaker, using his creativity to craft compelling stories and visual experiences. His passion for film making has not only provided him with an artistic outlet but has also honed his communication skills, which he applies in educating patients about their dental health in clear and engaging ways.
Dr. Salahieh firmly believes in giving back to the community. He actively participates in dental outreach programs and initiatives aimed at promoting oral health awareness in underserved areas. By sharing his expertise and knowledge, he strives to improve the overall dental health of those in need.
With Dr. Humam Salahieh’s blend of skill, passion for dentistry, and creative spirit, he is an invaluable member of our dental team. We invite you to experience his compassionate care and dedication to excellent dental health. Book an appointment today and become a part of our dental family.
Allison January is a seasoned business professional with a background in both marketing and management. Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, she received her Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and a Minor in Marketing from Kennesaw State University.
Allison’s professional journey started in the technology space where she worked for a start-up marketing automation company in the Microsoft channel and honed her skills in relationship management, sales and marketing strategy. After her time there she continued to work with other partners in the Microsoft channel for over a decade, consistently delivering top-performing sales results.
Today, Allison brings her expertise to ConfiDENT where she manages operations, marketing and finances. Her strategic thinking and competitive drive have been instrumental in taking the practice to new heights.
When she’s not at the practice, Allison enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters, traveling the world, skiing, riding bikes, going to the lake and caring for their furry family members.
Turrell Nunnally is a dynamic individual hailing from the charming city of Augusta, Georgia. With a passion for dentistry and an entrepreneurial mindset, Turrell has been making waves in the field since 2015.
Professional Background: As the Practice Manager at ConfiDENT, Turrell Nunnally plays a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth operation of the dental practice. With a keen eye for detail and a commitment to excellence, Turrell has been instrumental in elevating patient experiences and changing lives one smile at a time.
Passions and Interests: Beyond the dental world, Turrell is an avid traveler and an enthusiast for exploring new activities. Whether it’s discovering hidden gems in far-off destinations or embarking on exciting local adventures, Turrell is always up for a new experience. This zest for life and exploration not only enriches personal growth but also brings a fresh perspective to the dental profession.
Mission and Vision: Turrell Nunnally’s mission is clear: to be a part of changing patients’ lives through their smiles. The belief in the power of a confident, healthy smile drives Turrell’s dedication to the dental industry. With a warm and welcoming approach, Turrell ensures that each patient feels valued and supported on their journey to optimal oral health and an amazing smile.
Chirrie Toomey is a seasoned dental hygienist with over two decades of experience in the industry. She has a wealth of knowledge in the field of oral health and hygiene, and has honed her skills working in various states, including Florida, Texas, and Georgia.
Throughout her career, Chirrie has been dedicated to promoting good oral health among her patients. She is a firm believer in the importance of educating patients about proper oral hygiene and has a strong understanding of periodontal disease and its treatment.
In Texas, Chirrie was able to leverage laser technology to help patients in their fight against periodontal disease. Even though Georgia does not allow Hygenist to use laser technology, that does not stop Chirrie from learning and getting the certification needed if that door were to open. She is continuously seeking new opportunities to expand her knowledge and skills. This allows her to provide the highest standard of care to her patients.
When Chirrie is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, including her husband and two children. She loves outdoor activities, such as hiking, camping, and visiting the lake, and is also a big fan of attending her kids’ sporting events.