Meet Our Team of Atlanta Dental Specialists
Zainab Bahia, DMD
Dr. Bahia is dedicated to providing her patients with a gentle, caring, comprehensive approach to oral health. Dr. Bahia attended the University of Wisconsin at Madison before receiving her Doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. She went on to the Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center for advanced training in a General Practice Residency program. During her residency, Dr. Bahia gained extensive experience in oral maxillofacial surgery as well as cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Bahia holds membership in the American Dental Association, the Georgia Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry, where she is pursuing her Fellowship. She is passionate about providing the highest quality of treatment to her patients and has an ongoing commitment to continuing her education.
Outside of the office, Dr. Bahia enjoys art, yoga, cooking, travel and, most of all, spending time with her husband and family.
Katy Vesper, DMD
Dr. Vesper completed her undergraduate studies at Georgia Tech, graduating with a bachelor`s degree in Biochemistry. During her time there, she gained the opportunity to research dental therapy and present her research at the International and American Association for Dental Research conferences.
She then attended Georgia Regents University (formerly Medical College of Georgia) where she received her DMD degree from the College of Dental Medicine. In those four years, Dr. Vesper participated in numerous volunteer activities including the Georgia War Veterans "Dentists for Della" Project, Special Smiles at the Special Olympics, Christ Community Trunk or Treat, and mission work at La Fuente Clinic in Cusco, Peru. Dr. Vesper was honored with the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Academic Achievement Award and received the Emile T. Fisher Foundation Scholarship. She is an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, and Georgia Dental Association.
In her spare time, Dr. Vesper enjoys cheering on the Atlanta Falcons, relaxing with friends, and when she`s able, visiting her family in Cincinnati.
Ajay Ganti, DDS, MD
Dr. Ajay Ganti is a dual degree oral and maxillofacial surgeon who practices full scope oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Ganti earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from Columbia University's College of Dental Medicine. He then matriculated into the Emory University School of Medicine, where he earned his Doctor of Medicine degree (MD). Dr. Ganti completed his surgical residency in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Emory University Hospital, with advanced training in dentoalveolar surgery, dental implants, bone grafting, facial trauma, orthognathic surgery and reconstructive surgery. In addition, he completed a General Surgery internship within the Emory University Department of Surgery.
After residency, he completed a fellowship with internationally renowned surgeon, Dr. Pat Ricalde. Under her mentorship and guidance, Dr. Ganti received advanced training in the management of patients with craniofacial deformities, cleft lip, and cleft palate. His passion to provide care to those who are less fortunate has led him to mission trips to Jamaica and Bangladesh. Dr. Ganti has hospital staff privileges at Gwinnett Medical Center and Northside Hospital.
Out of the office, Dr. Ganti enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, running, playing golf and tennis.