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

5 Tips for a Healthy Thanksgiving

Posted on Monday November 23, 2015

With Thanksgiving this week, our team here at Aten Family & Cosmetic Dentistry knows what’s in store for many of us: turkey, potatoes and pie, for starters. Getting together with family and friends is what this holiday is all about. … Continue reading

Could I Benefit From a Dental Implant?

Posted on Tuesday November 17, 2015

Every year, millions of people across the country suffer from tooth decay so severe that it leads to a partial or total loss of a tooth. In other circumstances, people may get injured, losing a tooth as a result. In … Continue reading

Sensitive Teeth: Why It Happens and What To Do

Posted on Tuesday November 10, 2015

Have you ever taken a drink of cool water and felt a sting in your teeth? Or perhaps you shy away from sweets because they literally give you a toothache. Having sensitive teeth is more than uncomfortable; it can mean … Continue reading

The Dental Advancements For Which We Give Thanks

Posted on Wednesday November 04, 2015

It’s November, which means it is a time to reflect on the things for which we are grateful. At Aten Family & Cosmetic Dentistry, we are blessed with an amazing team and wonderful patients. We are fortunate to have the … Continue reading

Which Halloween Candy Is the Least Bad for You?

Posted on Tuesday October 27, 2015

It’s hard for us to tell you that there is such a thing as healthy Halloween candy. After all, most of it is filled with sugar, artificial flavorings or made from a substance that will stick to your teeth. In … Continue reading