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All Ages Welcome

Our team happily treats children, adults, grandparents, and scaredy cats.

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Wide Range Of Services

Our treatment options nearby include preventive care, restorations, advanced smile transformations, and much more.

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Focus On Comfort

Sedation options are available to soothe frazzled nerves and reduce anxiety.

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Early Appointments Available

We respect your busy schedule, which is why our practice opens as early as 7:00 am.

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State-of-the-Art Technology

Our commitment to utilizing the best technology in dentistry ensures quality & comfort.

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Trained & Caring Team

Our staff members are highly trained and dedicated to every patient’s specific needs and desires.

Meet Buckhead's Preferred Dentist Master, Academy of General Dentistry

When it comes to skilled dental care near Dunwoody, Dr. Peter Pate is an emergency dentist who works hard to exceed your expectations at every turn. He has practiced dentistry since 1982 and is a graduate of the prestigious L.D. Pankey Institute, as well as a Master (the highest honor possible) of the Academy of General Dentistry. His commitment to continuing education is clear as well as his dedication to producing life-changing results using dental implants and other advanced dental solutions. He honors his own health as well by regularly training for and participating in triathlons near you. Looking to replace your missing teeth with dentures? He looks forward to helping patients achieve excellent oral health and happiness that will last for life.

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Peter A. Pate, DDS

“I've been going here for around 4 years and I love the staff and service at Dentistry in Buckhead (Dr. Peter Pate DDS). They are kind, fun and always chatty. I always feel better after leaving there because of their general happiness. They are good at what they do and are very considerate of your comfort level.”

Katie B., Atlanta, GA

“After going to a couple of jaded dentists with sloppy hygienists, I appreciate Dr. Pate and his team so much more now. Dr. Pate and his hygienists take time with patients to be thorough and educate. They pay attention to detail and have excellent bedside manner. You can tell they genuinely care about their patients and each other, like's more than a career, they behave like it's a calling.”

April C., Sandy Springs, GA

“What a different experience! Dr. Pate and his staff go out of their way to make your experience comfortable and pleasant. They are incredibly informative and make sure to include you in the total process.”

Kelly G., Atlanta, GA

Featured Dental Services

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  • Smiling three generations of family Family Dentistry
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    Comprehensive General and Family Dentistry

    Maintaining a strong and healthy smile is a lifelong commitment, and Dr. Pate is happy to assist you and all your loved ones in this endeavor. He believes that preventive care forms the foundation for excellent oral health, which includes regular dental checkups, teeth cleanings, periodontal treatment, and other services. These options are designed to not only protect teeth and gums from harm, but also identify areas of damage as early in their development as possible. We look forward to meeting your entire family!

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  • Woman with gorgeous smileCosmetic Dentistry
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    Stunning Cosmetic Dentistry Get the Smile of Your Dreams

    If your cosmetically imperfect teeth are holding you back from living life to the fullest, don’t hesitate – contact Dr. Pate and schedule your very own cosmetic consultation. Our practice is home to several services that are designed to correct frustrating aesthetic flaws and help your smile shine with confidence once more. During this first appointment, we will review your needs in great detail so that we can guide you through the ideal transformation that leaves you ready to show off your improved look.

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  • Senior man and woman smiling togetherRestorative Dentistry
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    Modern Restorative Dentistry Repair Teeth & Reclaim Confidence

    Over time, age, injuries, and even simple wear and tear can threaten your teeth. At Dentistry in Buckhead, Dr. Pate has the ability to restore your smile’s former strength and function with advanced treatment options. Our team will always take the time to fully understand your personal situation and personalize our approach to achieve successful results. Whether you’ve experienced a minor cavity or several missing teeth, trust your oral health in our capable hands.

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  • Relaxed man in dental chairSedation Dentistry
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    Relaxing Sedation Dentistry Enjoy a Worry-Free Visit

    Dental-related anxiety and fear are sadly common among children and adults alike, causing many people to skip out on much-needed care. In order to create the most comfortable environment possible, Dr. Pate offers relaxing sedation dentistry techniques, such as nitrous oxide (“laughing gas”) and oral sedation. These techniques are very safe and effective, and we can help you determine which option fits your personal situation best.

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  • Smiling manClearCorrect Braces
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    ClearCorrect Braces Discreetly Straighten Teeth

    Many adults dream of a more attractive smile, but they simply can’t make peace with the idea of wearing noticeable metal braces in order to correct gaps and misalignments. Thankfully, there’s now an image-friendly alternative: ClearCorrect. This modern orthodontic technique relies on clear aligners instead of the tried-and-true wires and brackets, which blend in well with your enamel and are even removable for added convenience. Dr. Pate can help you determine whether or not ClearCorrect is right for you during a consultation!

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  • Smiling man and womanSleep Apnea Therapy
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    Effective Sleep Apnea Therapy Regain a Good Night's Sleep

    Do you regularly snore so loud that it disrupts your family’s rest? Do you often feel exhausted throughout the morning, even though you seemingly got plenty of sleep the night before? These habits may seem annoyingly harmless, but they can actually be tell-tale signs of a much more serious condition: sleep apnea. At Dentistry in Buckhead, Dr. Pate offers oral appliance therapy to combat this health problem’s harmful effects and help patients finally wake up feeling ready for the day ahead.

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Flexible Dental Financing Solutions

The Dentistry in Buckhead dental team near Brookhaven will be happy to work with you in order to better understand the cost of treatment as well as make the payment process simple and headache-free. No matter if you’re looking to straighten your smile with ClearCorrect or improve your ability to rest better with sleep apnea therapy, we’re here to make the financial side of dentistry a breeze. We are pleased to welcome a wide variety of dental insurance plans and are happy to help you break up the cost of your cosmetic dentistry treatment with low-interest financing through CareCredit, which is available to eligible individuals in your area without insurance or who need assistance paying for treatment not covered by an individual plan.

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Exceptional Dentistry in One Convenient Location

Ready to meet Dr. Pate and the rest of our caring team? You can easily find our dental office near Smyrna at 91 W Wieuca Rd NE #4000 in Atlanta. Located one block from Chastain Park, we are close to Wahoo Fitness and Roswell RD NE. Nearby, you’ll also find Knuckle Up Fitness, Sprouts Farmers Market, Roswell-Wieuca Shopping Center, Fellini’s Pizza, and The Galloway School. If you are looking for a dental practice near Sandy Springs and need help getting here, feel free to give us a call and we’ll help you better navigate your way!


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