Gainesville’s Choice for Pediatric Dentistry
With five children of his own, Dr. Tom Weyrich understands kids and the amount of effort it takes to keep them all happy and healthy. This personal experience certainly comes in handy around the office. Along with assistance from our compassionate team, Dr. Tom strives to provide every child with a happy, healthy smile that’s designed to last a lifetime in a fun environment where patients feel comforted and safe.
Dr. Tom attended the University of Chicago from 1984 to 1988, before graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Science. From there, Dr. Tom furthered his education at Northwestern University Dental School, from 1988 to 1992, where he was awarded his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. He continued his schooling at the University of Iowa until earning his certificate and Master of Science in Pediatric Dentistry in 1994. He started to practice dentistry that same year.
Throughout his career to present day, Dr. Tom remains committed to keeping up with the latest advancements in the world of Pediatric Dentistry. He completes 20 hours of training biannually to remain certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). Each year, he averages about 22 hours of recertification for Sedation Dentistry and 25 hours for additional continuing education courses. He is also certified in laser technology and techniques along with oral sedation. Dr. Tom is on staff at Northeast Georgia Medical Center and the Gainesville Surgery Center.
Dr. Weyrich and his lovely wife Janet stay busy outside of the office raising their 5 wonderful children (4 boys and 1 girl), with three teenagers at home and two others in college. He’s also served as a Scoutmaster for Troop 5 in Gainesville since 2010. Additionally, Dr. Tom is a referee for USA Swimming, and also a swim official for the North Georgia Swim League. He’s a member of the Hall County Chamber of Commerce and Kiwanis. Dr. Tom and his family enjoy spending time outdoors either camping or hiking.
If you want the kind of dentistry Dr. Tom demands for his own children, give us a call. We are here to keep your kids smiling for life!