Dr. Latasha Garrett
Dr. Garrett completed both her undergraduate and graduate degrees in Chemistry at the University of Tennessee Knoxville. While working as an Associate Chemist with Merck Pharmaceutical, she discovered that her passion lay in the dental field. Dr. Garrett completed dental school at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis. She then furthered her education by completing a two-year Pediatric Dental Residency at NYU-Lutheran Hospital in Maryland.
Dr. Garrett joined our Cumberland family in July 2016. She is a member of both the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association and has spent time working with the Indian Health Service in Bethel, Alaska as well as volunteering in the Memphis community and the Arkansas Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Garrett enjoys getting to know all of her patients, seeing them grow and watching their personalities develop over time. She finds Pediatric Dentistry rewarding through improving her patients’ quality of life by removing their dental pain. Dr. Garrett was born and raised in Chattanooga, Tennessee. In her free time, she enjoys travelling, bicycling, shopping, watching movies, and spending time with her family and friends.