Margaretta Watkins-Tarver, DMD, FAAPD

Portrait of Dr. Margaretta Watkins-Tarver, DMD, a board certified pediatric dentist with Dentistry for Children, treating children and adolescents in the greater Atlanta, GA, metro area

Margaretta Watkins-Tarver, DMD, FAAPD


Residency – Lutheran Medical Center – Brooklyn, NY
DMD – Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry – Augusta, GA
BS, Biology & Chemistry – University of Miami – Coral Gables, FL


Fellow of the American Pediatric Dentistry Association
American Association of Pediatric Dentists
American Board of Pediatric Dentists
College of Diplomates of the American Board of Pediatric Dentists
American Dental Association
Georgia Dental Association
North Georgia Dental Society
Former Assistant Clinical Professor - Department of Pediatric Dentistry at Harlem Hospital Center/Columbia University in New York, NY


Dr. Watkins-Tarver lives in Marietta with her husband, an oral surgeon in Atlanta, and their two children. She also volunteers on a mission trips to Dominican Republic providing pediatric dental treatment to underserved children. She enjoys spending most of her time with her children and family. In her spare time she loves exercising, cooking, gardening and traveling

How Can We Help?