Dr. Robert Cain, DDS

Dr. Robert Cain, DDS

Periodontics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Robert Cain, DDS is a periodontics practitioner in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1994 and practices periodontics, dental hygiene, and more.Read his story

2040 Castaic Ln

Knoxville, TN 37932

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  • Delta Dental

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Dr. Cain's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cain "Dr. Robert C. Cain, DDS is a Hardin Valley area periodontist, providing periodontal and implant dentistry care to the people of Knoxville and Oak Ridge, TN since 1997. After earning his Bachelor of Science degree at Rhodes College in Memphis, Dr. Cain went on to receive his dental degree at the University of Tennessee in Memphis. He completed his Periodontics residency in 1997, splitting his time between UT – Memphis and the VA Medical Center in Memphis. Dr. Cain is certified by the Tennessee Board of Dentistry in Periodontics. Attending annual continuing education courses enables Dr. Cain to stay at the forefront of his specialty so that he can provide the best possible care to his patients. He regularly attends courses focusing on periodontics, implant therapy, advanced bone grafting, and even office technology so that the most current treatment options and highest level of care are available to all of his patients. As a leader in his field, Dr. Cain is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Periodontology, the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, the Academy of Osseointegration, the Tennessee Dental Association, and the Southern Academy of Periodontology. He is also a former president of the Tennessee Society of Periodontists and belongs to several local and area dental societies and study clubs. He and his wife Dr. Pamela Cain live in Knoxville with their daughter Veronica, and are active members of First United Methodist Church in Oak Ridge, Tennessee."
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4  Practice Areas

  • Periodontics
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Implant Dentistry
  • Laser Dentistry

12  Conditions Treated

  • Dental Disorders
  • Edentulism
  • Gingival Fibromatosis
  • Gingivitis
  • Gingivostomatitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Loose Teeth
  • Periodontitis
  • Receding Gums
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Loss

17  Procedures

  • Allograft Tissue Reconstruction
  • Bone Grafting
  • Dental Implant
  • Dento Alveolar Surgery
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Diode Laser Soft Tissue Treatment
  • Gum Graft Surgery
  • Gum Surgery
  • Intraoral Camera
  • IV Sedation
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Pinhole Surgical Technique
  • Root Planing
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Scaling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

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

1 Board Action
  • Failure to complete continuing education requirements (7/14/2016)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Tennessee


  • Rhodes College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Tn Health Sciences/Va Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Cain's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cain to family and friends
47 total reviews (26 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

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Dr. Cain's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (26)

Very knowledgeable and friendly. His staff take good care of you.
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I was fortunate to have found Dr. Cain through a referral. I have been under his care for over a year. He is knowledgeable, kind, and gentle. I have also been under the care of Dr. Pam Cain since December. She is thorough, skilled and caring. I highly recommend Dr. Robert Cain and Dr. Pam...more
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Dr Cain and his staff have provided me excellent, professional care. I can not speak highly enough about them!
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I found Dr. Cain and his staff to be very professional, kind, and courteous. Not only were they welcoming but also were responsive to any concerns or issues that I had. Would definitely recommend to family and friends.
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Dr. Cain is very professional, takes time to answer all my questions, addressing any concerns I have.
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