Aspen Dental set to open mid-month;  Five Guys opening after first of the year

Aspen Dental, a popular chain of offices that provides dental treatments such as cleanaings, tooth extractions, root canals, fillings and dentures, should open their Calhoun location mid-December.

Located at 613 Highway 53 beside Starbucks, Aspen Dental has appointments available beginning Wednesday, Dec. 13, according to a company representative.

Aspen Dental belives everyone deserves dentral treatment and is always accepting new patients, working wtih all insurance companies or with patients that do not have insurance, to ensure dental treatment can be provided to all. They also offer late hours during the week and are open on Saturday’s by appointment.

Hours at the Calhoun office are Monday - Wednesday, 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.; Friday, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. and by appointment on Saturday.

For more information, or to set up an appointment, call 844-553-8091 or visit

Work began last week inside the suite beside Aspen Dental, which will house Five Guys Burgers & Fries. Five Guys first opened in Arlington, Va. in 1986 and now have 1500 locations worldwide with another 1500 in the planning phases. Five Guys only uses fresh ground beef for their burgers, only uses peanut oil and none of their restaurants have a freezer on site, just coolers.

Five Guys is expected to open shortly after the beginning of 2018. You can find out more about the restaurant at