Dr Marilia Tate

Dr. Marilia Tate


Dr. Marilia Paiva Tate is a Hoover High School graduate. She graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham with degrees in Biology (B.S.) and Spanish (B.A.). She received her Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry.

While attending Dental School, Dr. Tate became the first president and founder member of the Hispanic Dental Association Student Chapter. Dr. Tate is a member of the American Dental Association, the Alabama Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the Alabama Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Tate’s family is originally from Brazil and she comes from a long line of dentists including her father, mother, and brother. She is also fluent in Portuguese and Spanish.

Dr. Tate lives in the Hoover area and enjoys spending time with her family, her husband Kevin, and their chocolate labrador named Luna. They are members at Shades Mountain Baptist Church and are actively involved in the community.

Tate DMD Staff

Our Staff

At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. Our professional staff consists of three dental hygienists, two dental assistants, and four office staff professionals. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.