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Welcome To Our Knoxville, TN Dental Office

Dentist Located In Knoxville, TN

At Dental Partners South Knoxville, we are dedicated to providing high-quality dentistry with a personal touch to your entire family. We understand that a healthy smile can give you the self-confidence you deserve and set the foundation for a lifetime of dental health. Using the latest advances in dental technology, our goal is to make all of your visits comfortable and enjoyable, while we help you achieve the healthiest, most attractive smile possible. Call us today to schedule an appointment with our team!

Shahdi Smith, DMD

Top-Rated General Dentist Located in Knoxville, TN

"Doctor Smith is one the the most nicest and caring Dentists I have ever seen. I am terrified of going to the Dentist, with extreme anxiety ,so much that I have avoided visiting other Dentists in the past. Dr.Smith and her team, Kale and Autumn, have been so good to me, treating me with professionalism, and Dignity, all while doing absolutely everything to ease my fear and pain. I would definitely recommend Dr. Smith and her team to anyone who wants good dental care, but who suffers from Dental anxiety. Thank you Dr. Smith, you are an Angel." A.F. Read more Dental Reviews

Shahdi Smith, DMD is a native of Orange County, CA. As the daughter of a doctor and the sister of a dentist, Dr. Smith knew from a young age she wanted to pursue a career in healthcare. In pursuit of her dreams, Dr. Smith attended the University of California San Diego, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree and a Masters in Biomedical Sciences. She then went on to earn her Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry from Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine in Phoenix, AZ. Dr. Smith is bilingual in American English and Persian (Farsi). She prides herself on being an excellent listener and takes the time to get to know each of her patients in order to provide personalized dental care that suits their specific needs. Dr. Smith's aims to take the “fear” out of going to the dentist by fostering a relaxing, friendly office environment for her patients. In her free time, Dr. Smith likes to travel, hike, and cook.

Austin Owen, DDS

Originally from Tennessee, Austin Owen, DDS, moved to California for dental school, practiced in a small town outside of Yosemite for two years and now feels right at home practicing in his native state. Dr. Owen, his wife and daughters love spending their time outdoors hiking, camping, gardening and cycling, as well as indoors cooking and making music. Dr. Owen has an immense passion for dentistry and is always seeking opportunities to learn more about his field. A graduate of Loma Linda University in California, Dr. Owen served as class president for four years, received multiple awards for clinical excellence and leadership and received advanced training in general dentistry, Invisalign and implant planning and placement. During his first two years of dental school, Dr. Owen led and participated in a student-run outreach clinic which provided free dental care to those in need. He also had the opportunity to travel abroad as part of a team that provided dental care to over 1300 people in Bangladesh. His experiences helping people achieve healthier lifestyles inspired a commitment to make compassionate and mission-focused dentistry, local and overseas, one of his top priorities. Dr. Owen earned a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from Southern Adventist University and Doctor of Dental Surgery from Loma Linda University, where he earned several awards and recognitions, including the Prince Award for outstanding qualities of scholarship, leadership and stewardship, the Southern California Society of Dentistry for Children Award for excellence in pediatric dentistry, the Pierre Fauchard Academy Foundation Scholarship for high leadership characteristics, the NASDAD award for leadership and participation in mission outreach, and the REACH Scholarship for clinical skill and performance. Dr. Owen’s desire for excellence, his inviting personality and his love of learning translate to patient relationships as well. “Each patient’s experience is very important to me.” He enjoys finding commonalities with people and creating a comfortable environment where they can enjoy their visit as well as achieve their unique needs and desires for their dental treatment.
Austin Owen, DDS
Dental Partners Knoxville
6502b Chapman Hwy
Knoxville, TN 37920
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8:00am - 5:00pm
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