Pediatric Dentist

About Us

 

Pediatric Dentist Dr. Todd Pillion

Dr. Todd Pillion

Dr. Todd Pillion completed his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the Medical College of Virginia in 2001.  Recognizing his true calling was to treat children, Dr. Pillion completed a pediatric dental residency program at the University of Buffalo serving as a chief pediatric dental resident at the Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo in Buffalo, NY.  Dr. Pillion has recently been awarded Diplomate status by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.  Dr. Pillion is blessed with a beautiful wife, Amanda and four wonderful children, Virginia, Teddy, Henry and George. 

   
Pediatric Dentist Dr. Jayson Smith

Dr. Jayson Smith

Dr. Jayson Smith completed his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry in 2006 at the University of Pittsburgh graduating with Honors.  Always realizing his passion was treating children, Dr. Smith completed a pediatric dental residency program at the University of Buffalo serving as a chief pediatric dental resident at the Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo in Buffalo, NY. Dr. Smith has recently been awarded Diplomate status by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.  Dr. Smith enjoys spending time with his wife, Carin and three beautiful daughters, Mikan, Maggie and Molly.

   
Pediatric Dentist Dr. Charles Christ

Dr. Charles Christ

Dr. Charles Christ completed his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Kansas.  Dr. Christ then served his country in the US Army for three years treating the children of soldiers.  Upon leaving the military, he completed a pediatric dental residency program at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.  Dr. Christ founded the first office in Bristol, TN and continues to serve the children of East Tennessee.  Dr. Christ is married to his lovely wife, Anne and has two grown children. 

   
Pediatric Dentist Dr. Benjamin Karren

Dr. Benjamin Karren

Dr. Benjamin Karren completed his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry at the University of Pittsburgh in 2007.  He practiced as a general dentist in Arizona, always realizing his true passion was to treat children’s dental needs.  Dr. Karren completed a pediatric dental residency program at the University of Southern California.   Dr. Karren has recently been awarded Diplomate status by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Karren enjoys spending time with his wonderful wife Kate, and three beautiful children, Isabelle, Alexandra and Oliver.  They are thrilled to have joined this growing practice and look forward to making this new place their home. 

   

Dr. Denise Halter

Dr. Denise Halter completed her Doctorate of Medical Dentistry at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. A native of Niagara Falls, NY, Dr Halter spent her summers volunteering at the Children's Hospital of Buffalo. Because of these wonderful experiences, Dr. Halter completed her pediatric dental residency program at the University of Buffalo, Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo in Buffalo, NY. Dr. Halter has recently been awarded Diplomate status by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. When not working, Dr. Halter enjoys spending time with her husband, Nathan, and two active sons, Cole and Easton. They are thrilled to make East Tennessee their new home.