At Aten Family and Cosmetic Dentistry, conveniently located in the Ballantyne area, there is a commitment to excellence in all aspects of dental care. Dr. Aten, Dr. Garofalo and their caring friendly team of dental professionals have earned the reputation of delivering comprehensive, unsurpassed dental care for the entire family. Through education and treatment planning, we incorporate every patient’s unique needs and have them play an active role in determining their treatment goals to achieve long term oral health. With a commitment to excellence in patient care and comfort, we continue to provide the outstanding services that our patients deserve and have come to expect.


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Aten Dentistry Blog

Pregnancy and Dental Care: What You Should Know

Posted on Thursday July 30, 2015

Expecting a baby is an exciting time, and it is also one during which you need to ensure your oral hygiene is up to par. While daily brushing and flossing is one way to maintain your dental health, you should … Continue reading

The Warning Signs of Gum Disease

Posted on Thursday July 23, 2015

While gum disease sounds scary, the truth is that it is an extremely common and treatable condition. The American Academy of Periodontology reports that about 50 percent of adults in the United States have it. Addressing the problem is important, … Continue reading

Children and Fluoride: A Parent’s Guide

Posted on Thursday July 16, 2015

There is a lot of information out there about when and how to use fluoride with children. Some people even object to the practice, citing the potential risks it could have when used inappropriately. As a parent or caregiver, it’s … Continue reading

Common Dental Issues and Their Solutions

Posted on Thursday July 09, 2015

Most people do not have perfect teeth. From time to time, an issue will arise that needs attention. Some may be treated at home, but others will need professional intervention. Do you have one of these? Follow these tips to … Continue reading

How to Handle an Extracted Tooth

Posted on Wednesday July 01, 2015

As a child, losing a tooth is an exciting time. An incisor pops out, you stick it under the pillow and – boom – there’s money there in the morning. As an adult, losing a tooth is quite the opposite. … Continue reading