Dr. Sarah Withrow?s use of dental technology makes everything from regular checkups to root canals easier. Digital x-rays provide immediate feedback on hidden cavities and Skittles, and oral conscious sedation helps patients relax without being knocked out. As the daughter of two parents in the military, Dr. Withrow offers discounted treatments for all past and present service members.
Flat-screen TVs and comfort-inducing massage chairs beckon clients in the examination rooms at Dr. Cheri Cunningham’s family dental office, where the steady-handed professional cares for the oral needs of both children and adults. The doc and her staff care for and inspect all corners of mouth caves, from creating spot-on replicas of teeth for custom-made whitening trays to examining every millimeter between the lips the uvula for signs of gum disease. The office’s No Cavity club showcases a photo montage of all the cavity-free kids that have been treated by Dr. Cunningham, a panegyric that gives young patients the incentive to brush, floss, and cut back on the sugar in their pretend coffee.
Helmed by Dr. Steven H. Rezba, Coolsprings Cosmetic Dentistry cares for smiles with an expansive menu of cosmetic and general dentistry services. The staff’s corrective procedures can address a variety of dental issues, ranging from veneers and bonding to crowns, implants, and ClearCorrect invisible braces. Dr. Rezba also performs root canals and extractions, allowing clients to rid themselves of an aching tooth and find the diamond hiding underneath it. No matter what the need, the practice aims to welcome every visitor with a calm and friendly atmosphere.
Dr. Luis Gonzalez and Dr. Dennis Carr, the namesakes of Drs. Gonzalez & Carr P.C., both served a residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery after dental and medical school to master all aspects of oral surgery, including administering anesthesia. Drs. Gonzalez and Carr are board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeons. That’s why, today, they boast enough skill to enact contemporary oral- and facial-surgery techniques. Their services range from wisdom-teeth extraction to jaw surgery to bone grafting. With their team of surgical assistants and laser technicians, Dr. Gonzalez and Dr. Carr also use lasers to remove tattoos and age spots or restore skin to a youthful state.
For as long as Dr. Carson Rimer has been living in Rutherford County, he has been cleaning teeth and gums. The University of Tennessee graduate's latest locale is Signature Smiles. There, he and his team's general-dentistry services range from the routine—cleanings and exams—to the cosmetic—Zoom! teeth whitening and ClearCorrect aligning. To help make scheduling appointments that much easier, the office stays open until 7 p.m. on Tuesday.