South Knox Dental was established by Dr. Robert Freeman 50 years ago. His legacy of providing the highest level of dental care by treating patients like family, prioritizing integrity in his work, and offering comprehensive dental solutions without surprises remains at the core of our practice. We love what we do. It is that simple!
When you come in, you will meet a team that wants to make a positive impact on people. They know personally how excellent dentistry changes lives for the better and choose this office to be part of that impact.
Dr. Robert Freeman – DDS
Dr. Freeman is the founder of this practice and has established its legacy of patient centered care and high quality dentistry over the last fifty years. Never making a patient feel rushed or treating them like a price tag, Dr. Freeman serves each one of his patients with integrity and respect. He prioritizes long-term, honest relationships with patients and providing the best treatment to keep their smiles healthy.
His Favorite Candy: M&Ms
Dr. Serrano – DDS
Dr. Serrano is the newest addition to our team! Born in Canada, she and her husband have made South Knoxville their new home. Dr. Serrano loves helping people feel confident about a healthy and beautiful smile. Her passion for getting to know her patients and taking care of them with the highest quality care makes her a perfect fit for our South Knox Dental team. A few fun facts about her: she likes to sleep in, taking road trips, and the ‘bzzz’ of dental hand pieces.
Her Favorite Candy: Anything Chocolate
Shayla – Patient Coordinator
Shayla is originally from Memphis, Tennessee but grew up in Florida competitively ice-skating. On weekends, you can find her hiking, spending time with her dogs Lola and Luna, or playing pickle ball with her dad.
Her Favorite Candy: Sour Belts
Shelley – Treatment Coordinator
A native to Knoxville, Shelley has four children and will soon have eleven grandchildren! She enjoys reading and loves to learn about health related topics through YouTube and podcasts. Outside of the office, you could bump into her at the Local Farmer’s Market or some fun thrift stores on the weekends.
Her Favorite Candy: Dark Chocolate Mint Kit Kat Bar
Lindsey – Lead Dental Assistant
Born and raised in Tennessee, Lindsey has been married for 10 years and has two boys. She loves her church and enjoys spending time with her family doing outdoor activities like wading in the Clinch River to fish for brown and rainbow trout.
Her Favorite Candy: Wild Berry Skittles
Jen – Dental Hygienist
Born in New Jersey and bouncing from place to place, Jen has been in East Tennessee for the last 22 years and has spent 15 of them working alongside Dr. Freeman. married for 29 years with all her children grown up, she now spends her free time running marathons, baking, and traveling.
Her Favorite Candy: Black Jelly Beans