Smile Forever Atlanta is an Atlanta based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using state-of-the-art dental equipment. We are a cosmetic dentist that offers services like checkups, teeth cleaning, crowns, veneers and more.


We also perform emergency dentist services that include bonding, root canals, crowns, and bridges. As a local dentist, we create lifelong relationships with our patients and their families and work to ensure that they receive treatments in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Dr. Patel and our staff invite you to schedule an appointment by calling 404-260-0250 and experience why our patients think Smile Forever Atlanta is the best dentist in Atlanta.



Meet The Doctors


Dr. Claudia Urrego-Torres

Dr. Claudia Urrego-Torres

Dr. Claudia Urrego-Torres was born and raised in Bogota, Colombia, where she received her DDS degree from Javeriana university in 1995. After practicing for several years in Colombia, she moved to Philadelphia, PA where she completed her American dental training and received her DMD degree from University of Pennsylvania School of Dental medicine.

Dr. Urrego-Torres is committed to providing the best dental care to her patients and continuously enhances her knowledge and skills by taking Continuing Education courses in different aspects of Dentistry.

In her free time she enjoys reading, hiking, and spending time with her husband and two daughters.

Dr. Patel

Dr. Patel

Dr. Patel is a Georgia native who earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Mercer University in Macon, GA. He then went on to receive a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from New York University (NYU) College of Dentistry.

After graduation from NYU, Dr. Patel moved back to his home state of Georgia to start his dental career. Dr. Patel stays involved with the local community by participating in community fairs and giving back to charity organizations. In his spare time, he volunteers at the Good Samaritan Clinic of Cobb in Marietta. Dr. Patel is an active member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Georgia Dental Association, Heritage for Who’s Who, International Association of Healthcare Professionals, Cobb Chamber of Commerce, Northwestern GA Dental Society, and Thomas P Hinman Society Member. Dr. Patel is happily married to Shivani Patel. When he’s not working, Dr. Patel likes to play golf, bowl, paint, cheer on the Atlanta sports team (Falcons, Braves, Hawks), barbecue, and spend time with family and friends.

Dr. Patel enjoys being apart of a private practice to have the opportunity to build relationships with the local community. At Smile Forever Atlanta patients are more than a number, we want to get to know you and your family. We take extra time to educate our patients about their dental health and thoroughly explain all of their treatment options. Confidence starts with a healthy and happy smile, and that’s why Smile Forever Atlanta is here to serve our community.

Dr. Gardner

Dr. Gardner

Empathetic Dentist with over 33 years of dental experience. Enthusiatic about dental health and enjoys educating patients about personal dental care, hygiene, and preventative techniques. I am very transparent and my goal is is reassuring and alleviating patient fears with the best dental treatment at the best cost to the patient. Not only do I care about our patients, I care about our staff who has been with me over 16 to 19 years and the type of dentistry provided to our patients. I am type A and expect the best for our family of patients and our team.

Education And Training

  • 1974 Walterboro High School Diploma With Honors, Graduating 2nd
  • 1975 Biochemistry College Of Charleston, SC
  • 1976 Institute Of Guatemala, Guatemala City, Guatemala, Latin American Studies
  • 1977 London School Of Polytechnic, London, England, Liberal Arts And Biology
  • 1978 Tulane University, BS With Honors, New Orlean, LA
  • 1983 Emory University School Of Dentistry, Atlanta, GA Doctor Of Dental Surgery (dds)
  • 1983 Started Private Practice And Continued With Specialized Continuing Education