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

What Is Root Planing and Scaling?

Posted on Tuesday September 01, 2015

If you have been to the dentist recently and were told that you will have to undergo root planing and scaling, you are not alone. Across the country, 64.7 million people have periodontal disease, according to the Centers for Disease … Continue reading

5 Brushing Mistakes You’re Probably Making

Posted on Thursday August 27, 2015

The truth is, it’s simply not enough to brush your teeth twice a day and floss once a day. If you are not using the right technique, you are doing your mouth a great disservice. By now, brushing has probably … Continue reading

6 Advantages to Choosing an Electric Toothbrush

Posted on Tuesday August 18, 2015

Do you use a manual toothbrush? There is absolutely nothing wrong with that. The most important thing is that you brush your teeth. However, if you are looking to step up your oral hygiene game, we have a suggestion: Go … Continue reading

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Your Toothbrush

Posted on Thursday August 13, 2015

You brush and floss every day. You see your dentist every six months. You probably get a little selective when choosing your toothpaste, and maybe you even have a favorite kind of toothbrush. But do you know the golden rules … Continue reading

Diabetes and Proper Oral Hygiene

Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

If you have been diagnosed with diabetes, you may have gotten plenty of information from your physician about changes you need to make regarding your diet or taking certain medications. Have you also spoken with our dentist in Charlotte? There … Continue reading