ORAL & IMPLANT SURGERY
IN BRISTOL, JOHNSON CITY, & KINGSPORT TN
Serving the Tri-Cities area for over 20 years, our board-certified oral surgeons have dedicated themselves to oral and implant surgery. Our philosophy is to strive for exceptional, meticulous patient care and open communication to provide you with quality surgical care you can’t find anywhere else. Our oral surgeons specialize in advanced surgical care including facial trauma, jaw surgery and modern dental implant placement.
When you need advanced oral care, you can rely on our oral surgeons with over 40 years of combined experience to give you the results you deserve. We have three convenient offices in Johnson City, Kingsport and Bristol, Tennessee and have oral surgeons on staff at many of the local hospitals.VIEW OUR SERVICES
Dr. Hamlin is a full scope oral and maxillofacial surgeon with expertise ranging from dental implants to corrective jaw surgery, facial injuries, wisdom teeth removal, and pediatric and adolescent oral surgery. He also has a special interest in management of wisdom teeth and dental implants with general anesthesia.
Dr. Pickup is a full scope oral and maxillofacial surgeon with expertise ranging from bone grafting and implants to corrective jaw surgery and wisdom teeth removal. He has a special interest in wisdom teeth and dental implants with safe and comfortable anesthesia for patients of all ages.
Dr. Nathaniel Wells DMD, PC graduated from University of Louisville School of Dentistry and earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine. Graduating at the top of his class earning the Dr X Elwood Sanders Award for excellence in exodontia. Following graduation, Dr. Wells entered into residency for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville Tennessee. After completing 4 years of training in Knoxville, Dr. Wells and his family relocated to beautiful Johnson City Tennessee to practice and serve the Tri-Cities area.
Dr. Michael Foster, DMD, MPH graduated with high distinction from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. He then completed 4 years of advanced specialty training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville Tennessee. Prior to dental school he concurrently earned a Bachelors of Science Degree in Physician Assistant studies and a Masters of Public Health Degree from Nova Southeastern University.
Dr. Ryan Dowling MD, DMD, graduated from University of Connecticut School of Dentistry and earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine. Following Graduation, Dr. Dowling was a practicing general dentist in Salt Lake City, UT for 6 years. Dr. Dowling returned to school at Louisiana State University, where he obtained his medical degree (MD) and entered into the residency program for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. After completing 4 years of residency training in Shreveport, LA, Dr. Dowling and his family have continued migrating east, relocating to the beautiful Tri-Cities area.