Lester Cohen, DMD

Dr. Cohen was born and raised in Macon, Georgia. He received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Florida before attending the medical college of Georgia for his dental degree in 1980. Since 1983, Dr. Cohen has provided excellent comprehensive dental care to the people of Gwinnett County. He completes and exceeds the required amount of continuing education each year in order to offer his patients the latest and greatest in dental care. Some of the advanced training he has received includes training on conscious sedation, oral sedation, and implant training. Additionally, he is on the advisory board of the Gwinnett Tech Dental Assisting Program.

Dr. Cohen is a member of the American Dental Association and the Georgia Dental Association. In 1997, Dr. Cohen was one of the first dentists in Georgia to offer CEREC technology to his patients and has done thousands of CEREC 2, CEREC 3, and CEREC 3D restorations. In addition to CEREC, he enjoys placing implants, providing implant restorations, and all aspects of cosmetic dentistry.  His goal as a dentist is to change his patients’ lives by using comprehensive dentistry and sedation to restore and maintain their dental health. He aims to do this by providing each patient with safe, gentle, and state-of-the-art care.

Dr. Cohen is married with two children. He is also a golf enthusiast and an avid bicyclist, frequently riding the Silver Comet Trail towards Alabama on the weekend. Dr. Cohen participates in many bike rides supporting worthy causes. In his spare time, he also enjoys working out and reading.


  • American Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Georgia Dental Association
  • Special Care Dentistry Association

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