Dr. John Petty, DMD

Dr. John Petty, DMD

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. John Petty, DMD is a dentistry practitioner in Tullahoma, TN and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham / School Of Dentistry in 1980 and practices dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and more.Read his story

2118 N Jackson St

Tullahoma, TN 37388

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Dr. Petty's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Petty "Having served the Tullahoma are for over 33 years, Dr. John Petty is known for his genuine concern and gentleness while providing technical excellence and outstanding service to his patients. His patient-centered approach to dental care emphasizes listening to your concerns, even your fears, and explaining what you need and why you need it to have optimal oral health and prevent future problems. He provides the most comprehensive exam to create your treatment plan, whether your needs are preventive care, rebuilding teeth, enhancing your smile with whitening; or replacing missing teeth with implants or state-of-the-art dentures. Dr. Petty brings his love of dentistry and life-long learning to utilize the best digital technologies and technical expertise to give his patients the very best. As a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry, he has spent thousands of hours in continuing education courses. He has been nominated for Tennessee Dentist of the Year by the Tennessee Academy of General Dentistry. Recognizing his service to the profession and community, he was honored in 2013 by being inducted as a Fellow of the International College of Dentists. Dr. and Mrs. Petty have four children, three of whom are active in the dental field. Some of his interests include volunteer work for the Elk River District Committee of the Boy Scouts of America, Bible class teaching, song leading in a local assisted living home, and occasional medical/dental missions locally and in Central America. He takes every opportunity to enjoy God's creation through hunting & fishing, hiking, beekeeping, and nature studies."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Petty "Dr. Petty is known for his relaxing manner as he provides excellence in dental care. The dental team also works to make your time in our office a relaxing and positive one, where they keep you informed of all your dental concerns. Our patients say they have never received such a thorough exam and explanation of what they need. We will provide detailed written treatment plans with all the financial information you need to make informed decisions. Dr. Petty uses the latest advanced techniques, backed by extensive continuing education. We take pride in our ability to restore and enhance the natural beauty of your smile in a friendly atmosphere."

4  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Implant Dentistry

19  Conditions Treated

  • Bleeding Gums
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Dental Bone Loss
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Spacing
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Gummy Smile (Oversized Gingiva)
  • Periodontitis
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Toothache

18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Harding University, Searcy, Ar
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham / School Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Academy Of General Dentistry
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • International College Of Dentists
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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