Dr. Charles Shanks, DDS

Dr. Charles Shanks, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
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Dr. Charles Shanks, DDS is a dentist who practices in Knoxville, TN. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Read his story

241 N Peters Rd

Knoxville, TN 37923

Contact Information

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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Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Conditions Treated

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


  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Facial Reconstruction

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

Dr. Shanks has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shanks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shanks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shanks to family and friends
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Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shanks' Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Knoxville, TN |
Best experience ever!!!
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in Maryville, Tn |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shanks accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Life
  • United Concordia
  • United Healthcare Dental
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Hospitals where Dr. Shanks has admitting privileges

University of Tennessee Medical Center
1924 Alcoa Hwy
Knoxville, TN 37920
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