Everyone deserves a healthy and attractive smile regardless of age or personal circumstance. We’ll always treat you like family and adjust your treatment to a pace that’s comfortable for you.
Meet Dr. Contratto
“When I started Cheaha Family Dentistry, I wanted to create a place where people felt at home. I want them to feel that they’re getting treated with the same quality care, honesty, convenience, and affordability that I’d extend to my own family.”
– Dr. Ben Contratto, Dentist/Owner
Born and raised in Florida, Dr. Ben Contratto moved to Alabama in 2000 and graduated from Troy State University with a B.S. in Chemistry before moving on to earn his DMD from the University of Alabama School of Dentistry in Birmingham. Contratto has been practicing in Talladega since 2012 when he transitioned into the long-established practice of Dr. Tony McKinney. Dr. Contratto completes numerous continuing education courses each year to keep up to date on the latest dental treatments and technologies. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Alabama Dental Association, Birmingham District Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry and Alabama Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Contratto and his wife, Erin, have two children, David and Juliet. When he’s not in the office, Dr. Contratto enjoys woodworking, playing Ultimate Frisbee, fishing, and spending time with his family outdoors.
What We Do
Unfortunately, not all tooth loss can be prevented. Whether it’s just one tooth or multiple teeth, we have options to give our patients back their complete smile and ensure optimal health.
Schedule Your Appointment
To schedule your next appointment, either give us a call or fill out the contact form. Let us know what day and time you would like your appointment to be scheduled for and we will let you know if we have an opening.
“Awesome, sweet and he does excellent job!!! I would highly recommend anyone to visit him…”
“Dr. Contratto and the entire team are amazing! They took a tooth I have been insecure about and made it look just like my other teeth! They are friendly, efficient, and talented! Thank you all so much!!!”
“He and his staff are so so… nice and do great work. Gentle hands when working inside your mouth.”
“He was very professional. He took his time and made sure that I wasn’t hurting during the procedure. One of the best dental experiences that I ever had.”