Dr. White

Dr. Kingsly D. White is a native of New Orleans. She received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from The LSU School Of Dentistry. She has excelled in private practice along with her father, cousins and uncles in the same field. She is currently practicing full time in Atlanta pursuing a focus in cosmetic , implant, and family dentistry. She maintains membership in the American Dental Association (ADA), American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), and Georgia Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (GACD). On her leisure time, she enjoys travel, writing, snow skiing, the beach and scuba diving. As an advocate of relaxing in the great outdoors, she has brought this essence to her practice. Her Philosophy is providing exceptional care for patients in a relaxing and rejuvenating environment.



Vanessa Childress

Possessing a true love for promoting healthy smiles, Vanessa began her career in dentistry as a dental assistant while pursuing further education to become a registered dental hygienist. Vanessa graduated from West Georgia Technical College, earning the highest grade of her class on the dental hygiene national board exam, the NBDHE, with a grade of 97. Vanessa is dedicated to oral disease prevention and treatment, taking great care to encourage her patients concerning oral health because she understands how it relates to their overall health and wellbeing.  Vanessa truly believes in the old saying, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” She strives to make each dental visit as pleasant as possible while maintaining the highest standards of treatment. Vanessa attends several courses of continuing education each year and she consistently reads current dental literature in an effort to stay abreast of the latest updates in dental practices and advances in dental treatments and technology.

Vanessa is a true Georgia Peach, having lived in Georgia all her life. She has been happily married since 2004. While she has no human children, Vanessa enjoys caring for her four parakeets, two cats, Sherry and Merlin, and pet rabbit, Benny.

Vanessa is proud to be a part of Dr. White’s dental team at DKW Dentistry and looks forward to serving you in all of your dental needs.


Abby, Certified Dental Assistant

Abby has been Dr. White's assistant since 2012 and is very fortunate to be a part of the DKW team. She has since proved to be a dynamic and vital part to our office. Abby is always willing to go above and beyond to provide the best possible care for all of her patients. Answering any questions and having conversation to make you feel comforted is what she strives for.

Abby was born and raised in Georgia, making her a true grit. With her hands (and heart) full, she thoroughly enjoys spending any spare time at the dog park, trail, or hiking with her beautiful, blue-eyed Husky named Marilyn.

Abby really looks forward to meeting you and helping you in any way.