Dentist in Phenix City, AL
All our professionals at Premier Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
Robert Kinsaul, DMD
We are proud to announce that Dr. Kinsaul is the recipient of the 2008 American Dental Association Humanitarian Award. This was only the second award of this nature to given by this national professional body. This honor was awarded Dr. Kinsaul for providing unselfish leadership in dentistry and dedicating time and skills to improve patients' dental health at home and abroad. He has made 62 missions to 26 countries all over the world responding to natural disasters, tsunamis, earthquakes, flooding, and areas where there was little or no availability of treatment. His travels have taken him to Europe, Africa, Asia, India, North and South America. All the various trips have one thing in common, spreading the love of Christ is the primary goal.
Dr. Kinsaul, a native of Phenix City, graduated from Auburn University and earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the University of Alabama School of Dentistry. Dr. Kinsaul has practiced general dentistry in Phenix City since 1974. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Alabama Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Endodontic Society, the Christian Medical/Dental Association and the Christian Dental Society. He serves on the Advisory Boards of World Dental Relief, International Healthcare Network, and Healthcare Ministries. He has completed extensive continuing education earning a Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry and a Mastership in American Endodontic Society. Dr. Kinsaul’s primary hobby is traveling with various church and Christian organizations to deprived areas of the world to provide dental treatment and to assist missionaries in spreading the gospel. While at home he enjoys the out of doors, hiking, fishing and his old Mustang. Dr. Kinsaul and his wife Sheila live on a farm in Russell County. They have four children (Katherine, Nathan, Cynthia and Caleb) three grandsons (Joshua, Noah and Tucker) and four grand daughters (Jenna, Emma, Maddie, and Myra Kate).
Jocelyn Galang-Ray, D.D.S.
Dr. Jocelyn Galang-Ray (Dr. Jo) was born in the Philippines and graduated with a Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Centro Escolar University, Manila, Philippines in March of 1985. In 1988, after completing a tour of duty in the U.S. Army, she worked for Dr. Kinsaul for ten years. She earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of the Pacific, San Francisco, California, June, 2001. Dr. Ray is the wife of Michael T. Ray of Cataula. She has four children, Carlos, Joseph, Brandi and Shane. Dr. Kinsaul highly commends Dr. Ray's outstanding dental skills. She has exceptional abilities in cosmetic dentistry and enjoys working with children. Patients and co-workers both appreciate Dr. Ray's kind and gentle personality and especially her great sense of humor.
Robert Pierce, DMD
Premier Dental Group is proud to announce Robert Pierce, DMD, FAGD has joined our practice and brings with him expertise in dental surgery. Dr. Pierce is a graduate of Auburn University with a B.S. in Biology, and a graduate of the UAB School of Dentistry. Dr. Pierce focuses on the art of sedation dentistry and dental surgery for adults and children. He specializes in dental surgery and dental implants. Dr. Pierce makes the comfort of his patients top priority and offers sedation dentistry for many procedures. Among many accomplishments, he is a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry and was an Alabama Dental Association Board of Trustees member. We are excited to have Dr. Pierce with us and he looks forward to meeting you!