Welcome to O'Brien Dental

Auburn & Opelika, Alabama Dentist
Cosmetic, General, Laser, and Implant Dentistry

Thank you for choosing O'Brien Dental as your dental care provider! From first contact at O'Brien Dental, our dentists are committed to your individual attention and strive to provide personalized oral health care tailored for your unique dental needs and goals. We work hard to create the ultimate stress-free and comfortable dental experience. Your health and comfort are our top priorities, and we do what it takes to help every patient understand their symptoms and treatment options in a relaxed office setting.

It is our mission to educate and provide our patients with the best dental care in Auburn. For that reason, we've designed this website to provide you with all of the important information you need to make healthy decisions about your teeth and gums. We encourage you to browse our office page, service details, and patient education library whenever you have a question about our practice or your oral health.

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Meet the Doctors

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr. Joseph Kyle Donaghey, DMD
    Doctor

    Dr. Donaghey joined the O'Brien Dental team in Feburary 2013.  He spent the early years of his life in Mobile, AL.  Son of an orthodontist, Dr. Jimmy Donaghey, his interest and involvement in the dental profession began at an early age. During his college years, Dr. Donaghey spent his summers performing lab and clinical procedures at his father's office.

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  • Dr. Corey Ford, DMD
    Doctor

    Dr. Ford is originally from Chattanooga Tennessee. He attended Auburn University for his undergraduate studies, where he earned a degree in Biomedical Sciences. Dr. Ford then went to the UAB School of Dentistry to earn his Doctorate in Dental Medicine. Upon graduation he was awarded the Endodontic Achievement Award. He has over 10 years of experience 

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Testimonials

What Our Clients Say About Us

    I have had work done by several dentists. This is thefirst time I haven't felt pain during the procedure! Thanks Dr. Donaghey!

    Naiah (8/17/13)

    Pleasant as always! As much as I fear the dentist, Dr.O'Brien always makes you very comfortable along with the staff!

    Tanika (8/6/13)

    Dr. Kyle did a great job!!!! Excellent service from all involved!!!

    Chirstopher (5/20/13)

Featured Articles

Read about helpful topics

  • Invisalign for Teens

    There's a new technology that's (literally) putting a smile on plenty of young faces: A system of clear, removable aligners made especially for teens called Invisalign Teen®! If you (or a teenager you know) are a candidate for this treatment, you might find it's the best fit for your lifestyle: It lets ...

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  • Fillings

    If you have never had a cavity, congratulations! If you have had one, you are not alone. About 78% of us have had at least one cavity by the time we reach age 17, according to a 2000 report by the U.S. Surgeon General. Fortunately there's a time-tested treatment for cavities: the dental filling. Fillings ...

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  • Orthodontic FAQs

    What do orthodontists do? Orthodontists are dental specialists who diagnose and treat problems with the position, alignment or spacing of the teeth, and related irregularities in the face and the jaw. A number of special treatments, including braces and other oral appliances, are used to correct these ...

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  • Mouthrinses

    Numerous studies have shown that using an appropriate mouth rinse, in conjunction with regular brushing and flossing, is an easy and effective way for you to improve your overall oral health. As part of a regular program of oral hygiene, mouth rinses (which are sometimes called mouthwashes) can be effective ...

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  • Tips to Prevent Cavities

    Cavities are little holes in teeth that can eventually cause big problems. They form when tooth-eroding acid attacks a tooth's protective outer covering (enamel). This acid mainly comes from two sources: your diet, and certain oral bacteria that thrive in the absence of effective oral hygiene. If cavities ...

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  • Oral Hygiene for Kids

    Teeth can last a lifetime if you take care of them right — and the best time to start is just as soon as they begin appearing. By establishing good oral hygiene routines for your children right from the start, you'll give them the best chance of keeping their teeth healthy — forever. Tooth decay, ...

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  • Educational Videos

    Take a few minutes to watch our educational videos and learn more about different dental treatments and procedures. Video topics include general & cosmetic dentistry, Implants, oral health and hygiene, orthodontics and preventative dentistry. ...

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  • Sinus Surgery

    If you want to replace a missing or failing tooth with a state-of-the-art dental implant (watch dental implant video), your dentist will first need to make sure that you have sufficient bone in your jaw to anchor the implant. This is true no matter what type of tooth is being replaced. However, if it ...

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  • Smile Makeover

    Smiling with confidence makes you feel great. A beautiful smile is also an important social and professional asset. Yet there are many people who avoid showing their teeth in public or in photographs because they don't like what they see. If that describes you, then why not start the process of getting ...

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  • Periodontal (Gum) Disease

    While you may think that some loss of teeth is inevitable with aging, it is actually possible for all of your teeth to last a lifetime. One of the ways you can achieve this goal is to avoid periodontal disease (“peri” – around; “odont” – tooth), which is caused by bacteria that attack the ...

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

O'Brien Dental

Monday:

8:00 AM-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 AM-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 AM-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 AM-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-1:00 pm

(Select Fridays are booked)

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed