Dr. K. Michael Garrett has practiced family dentistry in Clarksville TN since 1981. He has incorporated a wide range of dental services. "My main focus has always been preventing dental disease and providing preventive services that keep my patients having a healthy smile for a life time." On occasion problems arise and our practice provides a wide range of services for the entire family, from preventive services, restorations (fillings), crowns, tooth replacement therapy to include non-removable bridges/removable bridges/Dental Implant restoration, Endodontic or Root Canal Therapy, Oral Surgery procedures as well as Cosmetic services/Tooth Whitening thru In Office Bleaching/Home Bleaching, veneers and new state of the art non-metal crowns.
Dr. Garrett is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Tennessee Dental Association, Tennessee Academy of General Dentistry and Clarksville Area Dental Society; Dr. Garrett has attained Mastership status in the Academy of General Dentistry which required over 1200 hours of continuing education is specific approved areas of dentistry. There are only 120 Mastership awarded dentist in the state of Tennessee. Also he has been awarded Fellowship status in the Tennessee Dental Association, he has held all the officer positions in the local dental society of Clarksville and served as Speaker of the House of Delegates of the Tennessee Dental Association, Former President of the Tennessee Academy of General Dentist. Something Michael is proud of is his peers voted him "Dentist of the Year" for Tennessee Academy of General Dentistry in 1998. He is a member of the American College of Dentists and International College of Dentistry.
Michael served as Captain in U.S.Army Dental Corp after graduating from George Peabody College of Vanderbilt University and the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry. He also served as a reserve Dental Officer as well. "My military experience was very positive for me, I received some excellent training and experience as well as made some tremendous friends with which I continue to communicate with today. I still have patients who seek care with me now that I met in my military practice."
Dr. Garrett has served over 300 hours of volunteer service to the Good Samaritan Dental Clinic here in Clarksville as well as traveled to Honduras andBrazil on five different international volunteer dental service trips.
Occupying his time outside the office he spends majority of time rearing his two children Hannah and Samuel. Mike's interests outside of dentistry are boating, photography, history, high school football officiating, traveling and golf.
"My staff and I are committed to building trust and confidence in our skills with our patients", Dr. Garrett stated, "My goal is to provide excellent dental care to the patients who entrust me with their care" he continued.