Meet Tucker Dentist, Dr. Washington

Dr. Terry Elrod and Dr. Chip Price have provided services to families of the Tucker and surrounding areas for over 25 years. After a long search, they have brought Dr. Melvin Washington to the team to provide additional services for our patients and maintain the highest standards of care.  Welcome to the team Dr. Washington!

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Patient education is the focus of Dr. Melvin Washington’s clinical philosophy and comfort is always his goal. He is committed to helping you understand your personalized comprehensive dental plan and his calm demeanor guides you through treatment.

Dr. Washington received a BS in Biology from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University and his Doctorate from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry. While at UofL he received several honors including service awards and clinical recognition. He completed advanced medical and clinical training in the General Practice Residency at the University of Louisville Hospital. Since beginning private practice he has concentrated his continuing education in advanced cosmetic dentistry, restoring implants, and orthodontics.

Dr. Washington continues to give back to his community through charity, time, and mentorship. He has devoted time to provide service to underserved communities throughout the country, in Belize, and the Philippines. Outside of practicing dentistry, Dr. Washington and his wife, C-A, find pleasure in traveling, photography, golf, and re-inventing old family recipes.

Professional Associations

  • ADA (American Dental Association)
  • NDA (National Dental Association)
  • AACD (American Association of Cosmetic Dentistry)
  • Spear Education Study Club
  • North Georgia Dental Society
  • Academy of General Dentistry


Dr. Washington Featured in Atlanta Magazine

See the profile highlighting Dr. Washington featured in the March 2020 issue of Atlanta Magazine below.  This issue includes the top Dentists of the Atlanta area as voted by other dentists.  The honor of recognition by his peers is a great honor that shows Dr. Washington's dedication to maintaining connections throughout the dental community for his patients' benefit.

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