Dr. Charles Shanks, DDS

Dr. Charles Shanks, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Charles Shanks, DDS is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee School Of Dentistry, Memphis-D.D.S. in 2000 and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.Read his story

241 N Peters Rd

Knoxville, TN 37923

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • 8 More

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Dr. Shanks' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shanks "Charles Shanks is a Dentist - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery practicing in Knoxville, TN, started practicing 2000. PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery American Dental Association Blount County Dental Society Second District Dental Society Tennessee Dental Association PROCEDURES & TREATMENTS OFFERED BY Dr. Shanks Dental Implants Teeth-in-an-Hour Bar Attachment Denture Bone Grafting Wisdom Teeth Facial Trauma Jaw Surgery Pre-Prosthetic Surgery Distraction Osteogenesis Oral Pathology TMJ Disorders Bone Morphogenetic Protein Platelet Rich Plasma Impacted Canines 3D Imaging FORMS OF PAYMENT American Express, Visa, MasterCard, Discover and CareCredit, Cash, Checks INSURANCES ACCEPTED accepts most insurances "


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1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

9  Conditions Treated

  • Dental Disorders
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Mandibular Hypoplasia
  • Maxillary Hypoplasia
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

7  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bone Grafting
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Impacted Canines
  • Jaw Surgery
  • Pre-Prosthetic Surgery

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 (7/13/2017)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Tennessee


  • University Of Tennessee Knoxville
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Tennessee School Of Dentistry, Memphis-D.D.S.
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Oral Maxillofacial Surgery-University Of Tennessee Knoxville
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shanks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shanks to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Shanks' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Best experience ever!!!
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Dr. Shanks is awesome.
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Dr Shanks took my sons wisdom teeth out today and he called tonight at 9pm to check on him to see how he was doing. Any Dr that will take time out of their busy schedule to do this shows their patients that they truly care about them and their well being. Thank you Dr Shanks and staff for...more
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