Top-Rated Albuquerque Dentist
Also Serving as your Local Dentist in Rio Rancho

At Cottonwood Dental, we know what is important to our patients. We set ourselves apart from other dentists in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho  by providing exceptional and friendly, modern dental care with the newest dental technology. We develop a partnership with every patient for their long-term oral health, providing results that bring smiles! We pride ourselves in our work and we do our very best to make sure that your smiles reflect that. We encourage dialogue regarding all dental procedures our patients may encounter, so don’t be scared to consult our dentist in Albuquerque about any matter.

 Why Your Comfort is Our Priority


During this global crisis, your Albuquerque dentist at Cottonwood Dental would like to ensure that each patient receives the care they need while also taking the necessary precaution in order to maintain a safe environment for everyone.

Please adhere to our new policy and fill out the COVID-19 screening form if you would like to make an appointment with us. Please access the form through the button below.


Cottonwood Dental provides a variety of the most effective state-of-the-art technologies in our Albuquerque dental office to deliver a modern, gentle approach to dental care for every patient who walks through our doors. The result is that each of our patients walk out with the healthiest, most beautiful smile that modern dentistry can provide. To view the many services provided by our dentist in Albuquerque, please visit our dental service pages.

We also employ an exceptional crew of attentive and professional dental staff members, who are always ready to tend to our patients. Whether you’re experiencing difficulties with your dental insurance or seeking out basic tips on how to keep your smile bright, our knowledgeable staff has got you covered!

Contact our dentist in Albuquerque at either of our dental offices in Albuquerque, NM and Rio Rancho, NM.

Our Dental Services

  • Composite – Tooth Colored Fillings

    Newer dental fillings are made of ceramic and plastic compounds that imitate the appearance of natural teeth. Learn More

  • Cosmetic Dentistry

    Cosmetic dentistry involves a variety of procedures to improve you smile. Learn More

  • Implants – Replace Missing Teeth

    Dental implants can rejuvenate both your smile and your oral health. Learn More

  • Invisalign – Orthodontics

    Invisalign is a treatment that helps you achieve beautiful straight teeth without braces! Learn More

  • Periodontal Therapy – Laser

    Periodontal disease affects the gums that surround the teeth and the bones that support them. Learn More

  • Porcelain Crowns – Bridges

    Restorations can be used to bring back the tooth’s normal shape, appearance and function. Learn More

  • Root Canals Therapy

    Root canal therapy is utilized to save the tooth after the tooth’s nerve has been affected by infection or decay. Learn More

  • Sedation Dentistry

    Dental fear and anxiety can be a barrier for a number of patients in obtaining dental care from their Albuquerque dentist. Learn More

Denise R. “Dr Giaquinto and his staff are the BEST! I've been a patient for 7+ years. I've had extensive treatment and would recommend them to friends and family.”

–Denise R.
Jack G. “Top notch dental professional service, led by an experienced, expert DDS.”

–Jack G.
Colonel S. “Dr. Giaquinto is a five-star dentist. He does excellent and, as he does it, he makes sure you are comfortable. If you need a dentist, pick him; you will be happy. His staff is friendly and professional too.”

–Colonel S.
Ann H. “As I walked through the door I was greeted by Melanie and Marie, and I was immediately at ease. The Dr is gentle and the assistants were experienced - which made me feel comfortable. I definitely recommend coming here!!”

–Ann H.