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Comprehensive Periodontics in Knoxville, TN.

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Dentists in Knoxville, TN

Meet Your Knoxville Periodontist


East Tennessee Periodontics is your resource for comprehensive periodontal therapy and oral surgical procedures in Knoxville. Dr. Robert Cain has over 30 years of experience addressing the complex needs of patients with advanced gum disease, gummy smiles, and missing teeth.  


Using advanced technology, our dental care team is equipped to meet your oral health concerns with exceptional results.

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Dr. Pamela Cain has retired!

Effective May 1, 2023, Dr. Pamela Cain will no longer be in practice. We will continue to give all our patients great care under our specialty East Tennessee Periodontics with Dr. Robert C. Cain. For our general dentistry patients, we will continue to take care of your oral hygiene and can coordinate care for your restorative needs. Please feel free to give us a call at 865-246-0460 if you have questions about your dental care needs.

Restoring Smiles in Knoxville, TN Complete Dentistry for a Beautiful Smile

Receding Gums Treatment in Knoxville TN

Receding Gums Treatment

We provide gum contouring and soft tissue repair with
fewer side effects using dental lasers.

Receding Gums Treatment
Advanced Gum Disease treatment in Knoxville, TN

Gum Disease Treatment

Our dentists use LANAP and comprehensive periodontics care
for all stages of gum disease.

Periodontal Services
Replace missing teeth in Knoxville TN

Replace Missing Teeth

Replace and restore lost teeth with implant dentistry for
the most natural results.

Dental Implants
Address dental anxiety in Knoxville

Dental Anxiety

Solutions for anxious patients using dental sedation in Knoxville.

Alleviate Dental Anxiety
Repair damaged teeth in Knoxville TN

Repair Damaged Teeth

Dr. Pamela Cain provides comprehensive
care for chipped, cracked, and damaged teeth.

Restorative Dentistry
Jaw Bone Loss treatment in Knoxville

Bone Loss Repair

Dr. Robert Cain offers oral surgery to restore lost bone
for a more stable result with dental implants.

Osseous Surgery
Treatment for Complex Bite Problems

All-on-Four Implants

Replace your old worn out dentures with modern All-on-Four
dental implants, also known as implant-supported dentures.

All-on-Four Treatment
Tongue & Lip Ties Treatment in Knoxville

Tongue & Lip Ties

Modern treatment options and laser dentistry frenectomy for
tongue and lip ties affecting your quality of life.

Frenectomy
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New Patients Welcome Tour Our Office Knoxville, TN

East Tennessee Periodontics welcomes new patients to our Knoxville dentist office. Dr. Robert Cain is dedicated to providing excellent dental services in a personalized, caring manner. We are committed to:

  • Listening to those we are privileged to serve.
  • Earning the trust and respect of patients, professionals, and the community.
  • Exceeding your expectations.
  • Ensuring a creative, challenging, and compassionate professional environment.
  • Striving for continuous improvement at all levels.

We look forward to meeting with you and helping you achieve your oral health goals.

Dentistry in Knoxville, TN

Patient Testimonials

East Tennessee Periodontics, LLC: Periodontics in Knoxville, TN

East Tennessee Periodontics, LLC: Periodontics in Knoxville, TN

Evelyn Williams

5 out of 5 stars

I found Dr. Pamela to be very efficient, and knowledgeable. She was quite friendly, but also very serious when it was time to discuss my situation. I would greatly recommend Dr. Pamela or her husband, Dr. Robert, to anyone who wants only the best.

East Tennessee Periodontics, LLC: Periodontics in Knoxville, TN

East Tennessee Periodontics, LLC: Periodontics in Knoxville, TN

Elisha Goosie

5 out of 5 stars

I can not express how thankful I am for the staff at East Tennessee Periodontist. I have a very difficult case which they made me feel very comfortable and very very nice. I am so happy I found them.

East Tennessee Periodontics, LLC: Periodontics in Knoxville, TN

East Tennessee Periodontics, LLC: Periodontics in Knoxville, TN

Jamie Cyphers

5 out of 5 stars

Dr. Pam did an excellent job repairing the damage to my teeth. She explained the entire process and made me feel comfortable with each visit. She even made me laugh several times, which is an unusual thing for me at a dental office. Besides great service, the facilities are also beautiful. I would highly recommend this practice to anyone in…

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