Dr. Robert Connor


Dr. Robert Connor graduated with honors from the University of Alabama School of Dentistry. He completed his general dentistry internship in the U. S. Army.


He has attended the prestigious Pankey Institute and the Dawson Academy. He has been on the faculty at The University of Alabama at Birmingham with appointments in the Departments of Oral Diagnosis and Restorative Dentistry. Dr. Connor was appointed to be the first course master for occlusion at UAB.

His practice now focuses on treatment of jaw problems and restoring patients to normal function. Obviously this requires close coordination with specialists for periodontal issues, implants, surgery, orthodontics, and abscessed teeth.

Dr. Connor spent 2010 as President of the Southeastern Academy of Prosthodontics.

Dr. Samantha McCool


Dr. McCool is originally from Tuscaloosa, Alabama. She went to the University of Alabama at Birmingham where she obtained a B.S. in Chemistry.



Before attending dental school, Dr. McCool worked as a dental assistant to Dr. Connor. Working alongside an excellent mentor, Dr. McCool quickly learned the importance of serving patients in a gentle and caring manner. Dr. McCool then returned to the University of Alabama at Birmingham to obtain her dental degree. To Dr. McCool, dentistry is an exciting profession that combines problem-solving and artisty, which makes every case unique!

While she is not in the office, Dr. McCool and her husband enjoy attending concerts and art festivals in the area. They also consider themselves foodies and take every opportunity to enjoy the many delicious restaurants Birmingham has to offer.