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

Should Cavities in Baby Teeth Get Filled?

Posted on Tuesday February 02, 2016

  Some people believe that because baby teeth fall out, there is no reason to worry about any cavities that may develop in them. However, that could not be further from the truth. Here at Aten & Garofalo Family Dentistry, … Continue reading

Are Dental X-Rays Safe?

Posted on Tuesday January 26, 2016

Patients may understandably have concerns when it comes to taking dental X-rays. After all, it does involve taking pictures of your internal structures using electromagnetic waves. However, these X-rays are extremely useful as diagnostic tools and are safe for just … Continue reading

Is a Dental Crown Right for Me?

Posted on Wednesday January 20, 2016

A dental crown can be a good solution for a variety of both oral health issues and cosmetic problems. Here at Aten & Garofalo Family Dentistry, we routinely see patients who could benefit from getting a crown. If you have … Continue reading

Are You Grinding Your Teeth at Night?

Posted on Thursday January 14, 2016

  Believe it or not, you might be grinding your teeth at night and not even know it. Most people will either clench their jaws or grind their teeth on occasion. Once in a while, this typically will not cause … Continue reading

Reduce Your Risk of Oral Cancer

Posted on Friday January 08, 2016

Cancer is a terrifying word. Here at Aten Family and Cosmetic Dentistry, we know that just about everyone knows and loves someone who has been affected by cancer. We do our part every day to help our patients be the … Continue reading