About Mahaffey Orthodontics

Why Choose Us?

Our Patients Are Like Family

At Mahaffey Orthodontics, Dr. Michael Mahaffey, Dr. Eric Linkous and all of our team members work hard to treat our patients the same way we would like to be treated: with respect, professionalism, and sensitivity toward your needs. We understand the expectations of the patients and families we serve, and we do everything we can to make sure each patient has an exceptional experience at our practice. We love our patients!

Faster Treatment Times

By offering our patients the latest treatment technologies we are able to streamline your orthodontic experience which can mean fewer office visits and shorter treatment times. Our procedures are designed to take advantage of the modern techniques available in orthodontics today, because we know you want to get through our treatment as quickly as possible so you can enjoy flashing your new smile!

Flexible Appointments

We understand you have a busy schedule, and we don’t think your appointments should interfere with your life. All our appointments are scheduled so you will spend less time in the waiting room and dental chair, and more time out enjoying the things that make you smile.

Fun and Inviting Atmosphere

The office environment is friendly, inviting, and professional. Your comfort is important to us, and because we work with patients of all ages, we recognize that each person who visits our practice has unique needs and expectations.

Top 1% of Invisalign™ Providers

Mahaffey Orthodontics is in the top 1% of Invisalign™ Providers.

Our Team

The Mahaffey Orthodontics team is passionate about making our patients feel right at home! We take pride in truly listening to our patients and putting their needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff is trained and skilled, and we strive to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Our office staff brings years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay one step ahead by offering the very latest in technology and treatment techniques by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.


Kayla has been with Dr. Mahaffey since 2013, serving as an Orthodontic Assistant. She received her Dental Assisting Certificate with expanded duties from West Georgia Tech. In her spare time, she likes to spend time with family and friends and go to the beach.


Michele is a Treatment Coordinator. She brings a vast knowledge of orthodontic experience gained over more than thirty years! She is a graduate of San Diego Dental Assisting school and is a proud mother of two children and three grandchildren. Michele enjoys traveling and being active in her community.


Ileanne has been an Orthodontic Assistant with Dr. Mahaffey since April 2015. An Orthodontist from Colombia, she's been in the United States since 2002 when she married her husband, Cary. They have 2 children. She loves spending time with her family, dancing, and traveling.


Tammy has been an Orthodontic Assistant for 20 years. She has been with Dr. Mahaffey since 2004. She is married with two children. In her free time, she enjoys being a wife and mother. Tammy and her husband also enjoy filming weddings in their spare time, along with time outdoors with their German Shepherd dogs.


Wendy has been with Dr. Mahaffey since 2012, working as an Orthodontic Assistant. In her spare time, she keeps busy with her two beautiful daughters.


Dana has been with Dr. Mahaffey since 2016 as his Financial Coordinator. Dana and her husband, John, have 2 children and 5 grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with her family. She and her husband are active members of Legacy Christian Church in Senoia.


Heather has been with Mahaffey Orthodontics since 2017 as the Scheduling Coordinator. Heather has been in the dental community since 1999. Before joining Dr. Mahaffey, she worked as a laboratory technician and chairside assistant. Heather and her husband, Sean, live in Senoia with their sons, Cooper and Carter. When she is not spending time with her family, Heather enjoys running and has completed several marathons.


Elizabeth has worked in orthodontics since 1993. Before she started working with Dr. Mahaffey in 2003, she worked as a Clinical Assistant. Now, she utilizes her attention to detail and creative skills to fabricate appliances that will manage and maintain smiles for a lifetime. Elizabeth loves spending time with her friends and family, reading, music, and Auburn football.


Jenn has been in the dental field since 1997. When she’s not working as an Orthodontic Assistant, she is running her photography business which she has owned and acted as Lead Photographer for over 10 years. Jenn and her husband are blessed with 4 children, and is a proud GiGi to 2 grandchildren. She is also active in various ministries at church.