A Lifetime of Achievement

Dr. Ronald Goldstein receives lifetime achievement honors from the Georgia Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

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Goldstein (left), is pictured with Dr. Joe Chafin, GACD president

This past October, one of Heartland Dental's own was honored for his outstanding achievements in dentistry. Ronald Goldstein, DDS, of Goldstein, Garber & Salama, LLC in Atlanta, Georgia, received the Georgia Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry's first –ever Honored Lifetime Member Award and first-ever Lifetime Achievement Award. These awards allow Dr. Goldstein to attend all GACD functions with "Honored Lifetime Member" status, in recognition of the groundbreaking, worldwide contributions he has made to esthetic dentistry.

"Dentistry has always been a big part of my family. It's been an incredible experience having it be such a large part of my life as well. Helping others smile has been my calling in life, and I'm truly humbled and proud to be recognized for that."

Ronald Goldstein, DDS

Ronald Goldstein, DDS
practicing dentist at Goldstein, Garber and Salama in Atlanta, Georgia

Dr. Goldstein has carried on the pioneering legacy of his father, Dr. Irving Goldstein, and built his own along the way. Graduating from Emory University School of Dentistry in 1957, Dr. Goldstein's innovative work in esthetics has earned him the title "Father of Modern Cosmetic Dentistry" in the eyes of many. Dr. Goldstein is a featured columnist for Southern Seasons Magazine and a member of the editorial advisory board for New Beauty Magazine. In addition, he is the author of the best-selling book, Change Your Smile, which is now in its fourth edition and has been read by millions worldwide. His ground breaking textbook, Esthetics in Dentistry, is now going into its 3rd edition.

"Dentistry has always been a big part of my family. It's been an incredible experience having it be such a large part of my life as well," said Dr. Goldstein. "Helping others smile has been my calling in life, and I'm truly humbled and proud to be recognized for that."

Today, Goldstein, Garber & Salama caters to the Atlanta community, with 14 operatories, two surgical suites and an in-house laboratory for ceramics. It is widely considered to be one of the most advanced, luxurious dental offices in the world. The office features a number of dental professionals with backgrounds in general dentistry, restorative dentistry, oral surgery, prosthodontics and periodontics and includes world-renown clinicians, Drs. David Garber, Maurice and Henry Salama among three other specialists and one general dentist.

"Our office setup is the ideal way to provide patients with first-rate, convenient care. The collective experience our team possesses in so many different areas of dentistry gives us the distinct ability to cover all bases of our patients' oral health needs in one location," Dr. Goldstein added.