8609 Kingston Pike Suite 203, Knoxville, TN 37923

Mini Dental Implants

Narrow Diameter Implants are the mini caped crusaders of the dental world.  Versatile and strong, they can stabilize dentures or replace one or several teeth in a row. If you have struggles with a denture, or need a tooth replaced and want an implant, Dr Cribbs is ready to help you today.

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Esthetic Bonding

A tooth-colored resin application to the teeth. It looks like a natural looking tooth and costs a lot less than a veneer. Bonding can be used to improve the appearance of the teeth, and to fill in gaps between the teeth. It can also be used for teeth sculpting. Dental bonding comes in a wide […]

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Dentistry for Kids

At TLC Dental Care in Knoxville, our goal is to create a educational and fun environment where a child enters adulthood free of dental disease as well as dental fears – with good oral health habits that will last a lifetime. We aim to provide complete care for our children patients.

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Porcelain Veneers

Veneers cover the front side of teeth. They are usually used to change the length, color, and shape of teeth. This procedure can be performed with minimal tooth preparation, and therefore, makes an excellent choice for a cosmetic makeover.

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Tooth-Colored Fillings

Also called “white fillings,” these are dental fillings that restore and mimic the natural appearance of a tooth’s structure that has been fractured or decayed. White fillings can be used for the replacement of old, defective silver fillings.

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Teeth Whitening

Dental bleaching, also known as tooth whitening, is a common procedure in dentistry. Dr Cribbs will help you choose the correct tooth whitening product to maximize your personal whitening results. We offer two options: in-office and home whitening.

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Family & General Dentistry

Most patients who seek dental care are having problems with tooth pain, infections, cosmetic and/or functional problems with their mouth.  This is usually due to common dental diseases like cavities (tooth decay) or gum disease (periodontal disease).   General dentists are the primary dental care providers for patients of all ages so general dentistry and […]

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Gum Infection Therapy (Periodontal Disease)

Infections and inflammation of the gums will cause you to lose your teeth but more importantly can have serious systemic affects on your body.  Many studies show connections between gum infections and increased heart disease, diabetes and asthma, as well as others, and because gum disease is painless until the latest stages, most people don’t even know they […]

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Invisable Braces: ClearCorrect®

Looking for an alternative to metal braces? ClearCorrect is the clear and simple choice. No wires. No brackets. Just clear, convenient comfort—every reason to smile. With ClearCorrect, Dr. Cribbs can straighten your teeth using a series of clear, custom, removable aligners. Each aligner moves your teeth just a little bit at a time until you eventually get […]

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Preventive Dentistry

At TLC Dental Care, Dr. Cribbs and her team make it their mission to be as proactively preventative as possible.  Untreated dental issues may result in dental infection, tooth loss, and even affect your overall health. We are always looking for ways to help you to avoid dental problems by determining your dental disease risk […]

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Dental Implants

The purpose of dental implants is to provide a strong natural feeling tooth replacement that would look and function similar to genuine teeth. The implant is placed directly into the jawbone. Implants can be done to replace missing teeth as well as a support for dentures that can be called hybrids or all-on-4. In addition, […]

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Dental Crowns

A Dental Crown is a tooth-shaped “cap” that is bonded or cemented over a tooth to restore strength and appearance of a damaged tooth. A crown can be placed: To protect and strengthen the remaining portion of the tooth from breaking further To restore misshaped or discolored teeth To restore an implant To anchor a […]

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Oral Hygiene

Brushing and flossing regularly will remove food particles and bacteria from your teeth. This helps to keep your gums healthy and prevents tooth decay. Professional cleanings help to remove tartar and stains that patients cannot remove during regular brushing and flossing and from hard to reach spots above and under the gums.  Dr Cribbs and […]

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Cosmetic Dentistry / Smile Makeovers

Did you know that according to recent studies, 95% of adults feel more comfortable with an attractive smile, and 97% feel that a beautiful smile helps them to succeed in business?  Do you have an unrealized dream of a beautiful smile.  Dr. Cribbs is an artist who both paints and sculps.  Her highly developed artistic […]

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Dentures (Full, Partials, Implant Supported)

A denture is a removable replacement for missing teeth and surrounding tissues. Two types of dentures are available – complete and partial dentures. While complete dentures replace all teeth in the jaw, a partial denture will only replace some of the teeth, and leave others untouched. Some partial dentures can be substituted with Snap-on Smile […]

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Inlays and Onlays

Porcelain Inlays and onlays are used as teeth fillings, and usually last 2-3 times longer than a regular tooth filling. As an alternative to getting a crown, inlays and onlays do not require the grinding away of all sides of the tooth.

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Dental Bridges

A Dental Bridge is also known as a fixed partial denture, it is a non-removable replacement of three or more missing teeth in a row. The bridge is held by anchoring to the teeth or implants on either side of missing teeth and restoring the appearance of natural teeth and an ability to chew and […]

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Snap-On Smile

A revolutionary, removable and beautiful smile solution that requires no shots, no drilling, and no adhesives. Snap-on Smile is an affordable, non-invasive, reversible alternative to restorative/cosmetic dentistry. Patients using a Snap-on Smile appliance report an immediate boost to self-confidence. Your custom designed Snap-on Smile appliance will only take a couple of weeks to complete. The […]

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