I would like to introduce myself.
I’m Dr. Andrew Monteith MacConnell, DDS @ Center for Family and Implant Dentistry, www.plantingsmiles.dental. My educational background started in 1976 when I graduated Ocean City High School in Ocean City, NJ number 7 in my graduating class. I then began my college years at Lebanon Valley College in Annville, Pa….this is a family school. I studied Chemistry, with a minor in Math and Biology for two and one half years. I took summer courses at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ. I finished my college years at Clemson in 1980. I was accepted under the early acceptance program at Emory University Dental School in Atlanta, Ga. and finished in the top of my class in May of 1984 earning a Doctor of Dental Surgery, my DDS designation; I have been a general dentist for 30 years. I started in private practice in June of 1984 in West Point, Georgia; I practiced there for 14 years. I also practiced Dentistry in Atlanta Georgia for many years; currently I serve as a Dental Surgeon at The Trinity Health Service Ministries in Maryville, TN one day a week. I am licensed as a dentist in Georgia and Tennessee. I studied dental implants with the Midwest Dental Implant Institute in Columbus, Ohio and completed their dental implant externship program in August of 2014. I still study with The Midwest Implant Institute and I am moving on into their dental implant fellowship program. While attending MII, I completed conscious sedation training at the University of Alabama Dental School’s Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department. I currently hold a conscious sedation rider on my Tennessee Dental License I travel widely across the United States attending dental continuing education courses to update and improve my dental practice skills with the most up to date science and technology. I am an excellent dental surgeon, and enjoy the fields of implant dentistry placement and restoration. I am a member of the First District Dental Society here in North East Tennessee. I am also a member of our State’s Tennessee Dental Association, as well as the National American Dental Association in Chicago. Our practice also offers the cosmetic and general family dentistry. We have just recently completed our new high technology state of the art dental practice in Bluff City, TN. We offer laser dentistry as well as state of the art three dimensional dental x-ray imaging.
Outside of my life as a dentist, I am a Paul Harris Fellow in Rotary; I was a 13 year member of the West Point, Georgia Club. I am licensed as a Real Estate Broker in 4 States, Tennessee and North Carolina (Asheville) being two states. I have been a Real Estate Investor and Developer in 5 states for 34 years and have owned my own Real Estate Development Contracting Company.
Please feel free to stop by our new office “Center for Family and Implant Dentistry,” here in Bluff City, TN at 4453 Highway 11 E, or feel free to call 432-391-8004 for an appointment or to just check out all our new dental technology; www.plantingsmiles.dental We are very proud of our newly renovated 4000 sq ft log cabin dental office building; as we are honored to be a new member of your community and the Tri-Cities Area …… check out our warm and inviting atmosphere.