Tim Warise, DDS
Dr. Tim Warise graduated from Watertown High School in 1981, and attended Middle Tennessee State University receiving a Bachelorâ€™s degree in 1986.
Dr. Warise and his wife Jacklyn married in 1985 and moved to Memphis while he attended the University Of Tennessee College Of Dentistry.
Jacklyn, having recently graduated from Western Kentucky University dental hygiene school in 1985, practiced dental hygiene in a busy family dental practice in Collierville, a suburb of Memphis. Dr. Warise obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1989 and joined the practice where his wife worked, as an associate. He spent a year there before moving back to the middle Tennessee area to be close to family and friends. They chose Smyrna to establish their practice and on February 2, 1991 opened the doors to their previous location on Enon Springs Road.
After eleven years of serving the dental needs of Smyrna they moved to the new Mayfield Drive building.
Dr. Warise is a member of the American Dental Association, Tennessee Dental Association, and the 4th District Dental Society. He is also a member of the International Association for Orthodontics and American Orthodontic Society; organizations devoted to promoting excellence in orthodontic education, clinical skills, and research among general dentists, pedodontists, as well as orthodontists.
Dr. Warise developed the â€œPivot Arm Applianceâ€ to orthodontically upright severely tipped mandibular second molars and co-wrote â€œControlled, Rapid Uprighting of Molars: A Surprisingly Simple Solution-The Pivot Arm Applianceâ€ in the Journal of General Orthodontics describing its design and application.
He enjoys fishing, hunting and flying radio control airplanes in his spare time.
Matt S. Warise, DDS
Dr. Matt Warise graduated Magna Cum Laude from Volunteer State Community College with an Associates degree in Radiology in 1990. He completed his Bachelors of Science degree in 1997 at Tennessee State University. He then pursued his degree in Dentistry at the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry. Dr. Warise is a member of the American Dental Association. He is married to Lita who teaches in the nursing program at Middle Tennessee State University. He enjoys fishing and biking in his spare time. He then pursued his degree in Dentistry and graduated in 2003 from the University of Tennessee.
Sharon Smith, RDH
Sharon graduated from Western Kentucky University with a bachelors degree in Dental Hygiene in 1997. She has been practicing in our office since June, 2000. She is also certified in local anesthesia and nitrous oxide administration and monitoring. Sharon and her husband, Scotty have 3 children Carter, Conner, and Kennedy. Sharon enjoys shopping, traveling, and watching her kids play soccer.
Cathy Dennis, RDH
Cathy graduated from dental hygiene school in 1976. She has been with our office since 1993. She also has experience as a dental assistant. She is married to Doug and they have 3 daughters, Sarah, Amy, and Julie. And are the proud grandparents to Thomas and Catherine. Cathy and Doug like to spend their time riding motorcycles.
Jacklyn Warise, RDH
Jacklyn has been a registered dental hygentist with over 25 years of experience. She assists the doctors with treatment presentations. She is certified in restorative and prosthetics as well as local anesthetics and nitrous oxide administration. She and Dr. Tim Warise married in 1985 prior to him starting dental school. They have one daughter Madison.
Patty Pearre, RDA
Patty has been Dr. Tim Warise's dental assistant since 1992. She is certified in Restorative and Prosthetics, Coronal Polishing, and Nitrous monitoring. Patty has also attended numerous orthodontic courses. She is married to Jay and they have 2 daughters Nicole and Courtney and 1 grandson Caiden. Patty enjoys cooking, gardening, and spending time with her family.
Jenny Heroux, RDA
Jenny has been a dental assistant since 1978. She moved here from Colorado in 1989 and became registered in Tennessee in 1990. She is certified in Nitrous Oxide Monitoring and Cor