We are dedicated to giving you the beautiful smile of your dreams. The experience of having practiced in Atlanta, Georgia, a mecca for beauty and fashion, allows us to bring with us extensive experience in general and cosmetic dentistry to provide you with your best smile. You’ll see the difference in the care you receive from us the minute you pick up the telephone or enter our comfortable, inviting office. During your visits, we are all committed to making you feel welcome and relaxed. With small touches— warm neck pillows, in chair massages, DVD’s and movies, paraffin hand treatments, headphones, etc. — you will feel completely at ease during your dental visits.
We know healthy teeth are important to good health, so our goal is to provide you with beautiful, natural-looking, long-lasting smiles and a healthy mouth. We invite you to come experience our top quality care. Now that you know a little about our practice philosophy, read on to learn more about us.
Dr. William Johnston “John” Rowe, Jr.
Dr. John Rowe, originally from Atlanta, Georgia, has substantial experience in smile design and functional aesthetic dentistry including the use of oral implants. He is a trained artist having graduated from Washington and Lee University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Studio Art. The way he sees it, each smile is a work of art and it is his job to exercise all of his knowledge and talent to give you your very best smile.
Before graduating with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry where he was honored by being inducted into the IMHOTEP Leadership Society, Dr. Rowe worked for the Viral Immunology Research Department of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta. He is a three-time NCAA All-American swimmer, former captain of the Washington and Lee University Men’s Swim Team, and a member of the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity.
Dr. Rowe is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Hinman Dental Society, the American Dental Association, Crowley’s Ridge Dental Study Club, and is a past chairman of the Wilmer Eames Study Group. Dr. Rowe is also a graduate of Leadership Jonesboro 2005.
When not creating beautiful smiles, Dr. John Rowe enjoys hunting, fishing, and experiencing the outdoors.
Dr. Kristy Roberts Rowe
Dr. Kristy Roberts Rowe is a native of Harrisburg, Arkansas. She shares the excitement, vision, and leadership of the dream practice in Jonesboro with her husband, Dr. John Rowe.
Dr. Kristy Rowe has pursued advanced education in cosmetic dentistry with a special emphasis in smile design and client centered treatment. She is also well versed in the area of TMJ disorders and the integration of oral implants. Dr. Kristy Rowe’s scientific background, which is well supported by her Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology from the University of Arkansas, is a perfect complement to Dr. John Rowe’s artistic talents. Furthermore, she graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry with honors while obtaining her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree.
Upon graduating from the University of Tennessee, Dr. Kristy Rowe was awarded the International College of Dentistry Achievement Award. While at the University of Arkansas,persuing her undergraduate degree, she was involved in a variety of campus organizations and leadership positions including the All-University Judicial Board, Vice President of Panhellenic Council, and a member of Kappa Delta Sorority.
Dr. Kristy Rowe is an active member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Dental Association, Arkansas State Dental Association, Northeast Arkansas District Dental Society, and the Crowley’s Ridge Dental Study Club. She is also a recent graduate of the 2006 Leadership Jonesboro program.
Outside of the practice, Dr. Kristy Rowe enjoys traveling, reading, and spending quality time with her friends, family, and dog.
Jeanna Schaffhauser, RDH
Jeanna is originally from Lafayette, Indiana, but has considered Arkansas her home since 2000. Jeanna has been described as "the best dental hygienist ever" by many of our clients. She brings enthusiasm, kindness, and old-fashoined TLC to our team; and strives to help each client feel comfortable and appreciated. Jeanna shares our passion for client entered dentistry and really enjoys helping people to take care of themselves, obtain optimal oral health, and achieve the smile of their dreams.
After attending Arkansas State University, Jeanna graduated from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences with a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene. Jeanna is married to Sam Schaffhauser, a horse-trainer in Brookland, Arkansas. They enjoy riding, training, and showing reining quarter horses all over the country.
Outside of work, Jeanna most enjoys riding her horses, and spending time with her furry four legged friends Ruby and Mona. She also enjoys landscaping, cooking, and collecting leia Sophia jewelry.
Aven A Dunlap
Aven is originally from Jackson, Tennessee. She brings a great passion for exceeding client expectations with a focus on client relations and creating a warm, welcoming atmosphere with her to Rowe & Rowe. She shares the vision of how dentistry should be with the Doctors Rowe, and she strices daily to help peoples’ dreams of a fantastic smile become reality.
Aven has an extensive professional record having received her Bachelor of Arts with honors from Harding University in 1990. In 1991, she moved to New York City and completed the Summer Institute in Public Relations from New York University. Aven is a Certified Meeting Professional and worked with several national and state professional associations as an event and convention planner in Nashville, Tennessee for over a decade. She also worked in a well known cosmetic dentistry practice in Nashville catering to high profile music industry executives and entertainers. Aven stresses the importance of a “perfect smile” for anyone interested in pursuing a career in entertainment.
Aven moved to Jonesboro from Nashville in 2003. She is active in her church, and enjoys travel, reading, working with her horse, and spending time with her family and friends.