Our Vision

We will strive each day to create an environment that reflects GOD’s love, our love for our TEAM, and our love for our patients. Daily we promise to be servants to our patients showing them that we will have fun while working hard and creating smiles. I promise to lead in such a way that others see my vision, positive attitude, and that leadership will be contagious creating a TEAM of exceptional people. Continually our TEAM will strive to create an experience for each patient that will have them burning to tell the first person they can about their experience with us. Honesty and Integrity will guide our decisions throughout the day as we face challenges. At the end of the day we will take a deep breath, and though we may be tired, we will smile because we will have affected someone’s life positively and passed along the gift of a smile.

Our Mission

Helping educate patients using technology to make informed decisions that allow for optimal oral and systemic health ensuring longevity and well being for our patients.

Our Commitment:

Your dental health is important and here at Accent Smile Center we offer a wide range of dental prevention. We are dedicated to restoring and enhancing the natural beauty of your smile using conservative but state-of-the-art procedures that will result in beautiful, long-lasting smiles! At Accent Smile Center no emergency is too small. Your care is a priority for us and we are here to help you however we can!

Our Involvement:

We pride ourselves in being dedicated to helping our communities. Some of the organizations we are involved in are:

Banebow in Dickson, TN | Accent Smile CenterBanebow is a non-profit organization that seeks to meet human needs in the name of Christ.

Their aim is to provide mental, physical, and spiritual assistance to families who have sustained the sudden loss of a child.

If you know of anyone who could benefit from assistance of Banebow, please click here to learn more

Interfaith Dental Clinic in Dickson, TN | Accent Smile CenterThe Interfaith Dental Clinic is a 501(c)(3) program founded to bring people of all faiths together in a healing ministry, serving the working poor and the elderly through quality, affordable, comprehensive dental care.

There are two locations in Nashville and Murfreesboro. Click on the logo to the left to learn more about this amazing ministry.

Autism Society of Middle Tennessee in Dickson, TN | Accent Smile CenterASMT is the voice of the autism community in Middle Tennessee. Their mission is to enrich the lives and experiences of individuals on the autism spectrum, their families, and their surrounding community through support, advocacy, and education.

YMCA in Dickson, TN | Accent Smile CenterThe Young Men’s Christian Association (commonly known as YMCA or simply the Y) is a worldwide organization with more than 57 million beneficiaries from 125 national associations.

Relay for Life in Dickson, TN | Accent Smile CenterAlmost all of us have been touched by cancer in some way, so we’ve decided to make a difference by walking and raising money in the American Cancer Society Relay For Life event in Dickson County.

At the event, our team will camp out overnight and take turns walking around the track to raise money and awareness to help the American Cancer Society in the world’s largest fight for more birthdays.

Our team is doing our part to make sure that cancer never steals another year of anyone’s life. Please join our team or make a donation, because saving lives from cancer starts one team, one participant, and one dollar at a time.

Our Team

Britt in Dickson, TN | Accent Smile CenterBrittany has been working in dental office administration since 2003 and has been with Accent Smile Center since December of 2009. She is grateful to be part of the Team at Accent Smile Center and enjoys helping patients to achieve their dental wants and needs easily. She and her husband, Brandon, married in 2010. They are blessed with three children, two beautiful little girls, Kennedy and Presleigh, and one handsome little boy, Briggs. She enjoys spending her free time with family and friends or shopping. She also likes to watch football and loves to cheer on the Crimson Tide!!

Tammy in Dickson, TN | Accent Smile CenterTammy has been with our office since August of 2011. She is a Registered Dental Assistant, but spends most of her time at the front desk of our office. She handles numerous responsibilities up front, but says her favorite part is interacting with patients. She and her husband live in Dickson and have two grown daughters, Kayla and Katelyn. Her family are members of Crosspoint Community Church. When Tammy is not in the office, you can find her spending time with her family and friends. She enjoys hosting game night at her house and in cooler weather sitting out back around a fire.

Keri in Dickson, TN | Accent Smile CenterKeri has been working in the dental field as a Registered Dental Assistant since 1998 and has been with our Team since December of 2009. She loves her job because she loves helping people and also helping to improve patients with their self confidence through their smile. She has been married to her husband, Chris, since 1996 and they have a son, Adam, who they enjoy cheering on in his numerous sports activities. As a family, they love spending time outdoors. They enjoy hiking, camping and going to the beach. She loves working out and setting new goals for herself at the gym. She enjoys watching sports and loves cheering on the Tennessee Titans and Atlanta Braves.

Nancy in Dickson, TN | Accent Smile CenterNancy graduated from Tennessee State University in 1991 with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been practicing with our Team at Accent Smile Center since April of 2011. Nancy is certified in Periodontal Laser Therapy, Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide administration and monitoring. She has been an active member of the American Dental Hygienist Association in Michigan, Texas and Tennessee, holding numerous volunteer positions over the years. Nancy and her husband, Cliff, have two children, Patrick and Will. She enjoys boating and Titans football.

Autumn in Dickson, TN | Accent Smile CenterAutumn graduated from the TCAT of Dickson in 2014, and has been working at Accent Smile Center for 2 months. She is a licensed Registered and Certified Dental Assistant. She shares the passion that Dr. Gatgens and the Team at Accent Smile Center believe; to help create confident, healthy smiles in a personal and hopeful environment. She loves to help people realize their health is important to them and us. She and her husband, Levi, have been married for 3 years. She likes spending her time outdoors, hiking with her husband and dogs and spending time with her family.

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