Glossary of Dental Terms

American Dental Association's glossary of dental terms

American Dental Association

Information regarding dental care, dental insurance, and students interested in dentistry

Tennessee Dental Association

Tennessee dental organization

Academy of General Dentistry

Consumer information on oral health topics

Wide variety of dental health information, and new products


Colgate-Palmolive World of Care


Crest Dental hygiene products and information


Sonicare toothbrush information


Dental health-related topics

Pediatric Dentistry

Great resource for parents with young children


National Museum of Dentistry

History of Dentistry - interactive site

Knoxville Market Square District

Local guide to the Market Square District

City of Knoxville

Local tourism

Knoxville City People

For those who Live, Work, and Play in the downtown area

Dogwood Arts Festival

East Tennessee's Springtime celebration of the Arts

Knoxville Downtown Realty

Specializing in downtown living and business

East Tennessee History

A great resource for area history

Everything Knoxville magazine

Local emphasis magazine

Knoxville Tourism and Sports Corporation

Medical Arts Building Website

The beautiful,historic downtown building where we're located

Downtown Knoxville

Central Business Improvement District

Rita's Italian Ice!

We had to add this link. Once you've had Rita's, you'll understand... :-)

Downtown Dental - Knoxville

Dentist Marsha L Hickey, DDS

Knoxville, TN

Dr. Marsha L Hickey continues a downtown Knoxville, TN dental tradition, offering patients dental care of unsurpassingly high quality, facilitated by the most advanced technology and administered with a gentle, compassionate touch. Now, thousands of transformed smiles later, Dr. Hickey remains as devoted as ever, restoring beauty and health to the mouths of hundreds of patients each year. As a result, Dr. Hickey has earned an esteemed place among the most elite cosmetic dentists, making her clearly the cosmetic dentist of choice in the Knoxville area.

Areas of preventive dental treatment include:

Dental Exams

Radiographs (X-rays)

Oral Hygiene

Periodontal / Periodontics

Night Guards (for teeth grinding)

TMJ & TMD splint therapy

Areas of cosmetic dentistry include:




Cosmetic Bonding

Teeth Whitening - take--home professional system, or in-office treatments

Smile Design


Areas of restorative dentistry include:





Tooth-colored Fillings

Root Canals