Dr. Thomas has assembled a team that adheres to the highest standards in all aspects of clinical care and that treats patients with respect and concern. Each member of our staff receives on-going certification and training in basic life support, CPR, and other emergency training. We enjoy building lasting relationships with our patients and providing the safe, comfortable, and exemplary dental care they deserve. We'll make your visit positive and comfortable.
Missy is married with 2 beautiful daughters. They have 2 dogs that are very much a part of the family! Missy has been a registered dental hygienist since 1995 and loves it! Missy is a member of Vance Bible Church where both she & her husband assist with the Awana games. "We serve an amazing, loving Lord and I hope people see His love through me!"
'For I know the thoughts I think toward you, saith the Lord, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.' Jeremiah 29:11
LeAnn is a 2002 ETSU Registered Dental Hygiene graduate. Two weeks after graduation, LeAnn married her best friend! LeAnn & Her husband are blessed with 2 beautiful sons and they are members of Bible Way Baptist Church.
"I am so blessed to be God's child and have a wonderful family. I am so grateful God has directed my path to Grace Dental where they share the same values as I do.... God, Family, Career!"
'Trust in the Lord with all thine heart and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge Him and He shall direct thy paths.' Proverbs 3:5,6
DJ attended Northeast State where she obtained an Associates of Applied Science in Dental Assisting.
DJ is a member of Charity Baptist Church in Blountville where she is in the Choir. DJ enjoys singing, spending time with friends & family as well as sticking her nose into a good book!
'Oh, that I had wings like a dove! For them, would I fly away and be a rest' Psalms 55:6
Sarah is a member of Charity Baptist Church in Blountville where she sings in the choir. She loves spending her free time outside and helping coach her younger sister's softball team. Sarah enjoys her family, singing, playing piano and drawing.
"I am blessed beyound all measure that God led me to this job opportunity...It is truly amazing to wake up & go to work with my 2nd family everyday!"
'But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength, they shalt mount up with wings as eagles, they shall run and not be weary and they shall walk and not faint' Isaiah 40:31
Dr. Thomas was born and grew up in a small rural community in central West Virginia. He graduated from WVU with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Upon completion of his undergraduate studies, he was employed as a senior research technologist/molecular biologist for 5 yrs at St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital in Memphis, TN. During that time he took courses at the University of Memphis. In the fall of 1993, Dr. Thomas entered Dental school at the University of Tennessee Memphis. During his dental education, Dr. Thomas also performed dental research, presenting his findings at dental meetings in Memphis, Atlanta, San Franciso and San Antonio. Dr. Thomas graduated in June 1997 with a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree with highest honors.
After prayerful consideration, Dr. Thomas accepted a position in a group practice in Kingsport, TN. where he was employed for 3 years. Dr. Thomas acquired an existing practice in the Surgery Center in Bristol, TN. April 2000. June 2009, our current facility was purchased and he moved the practice to Blountville, TN. He and his wife are members of Charity Baptist Church in Blountville, The Gideons International, The American Dental Association and The Christian Medical & Dental Society. When he is not in the office, you may find him trout fishing, hunting, remodeling his home, playing guitar or enjoying spoiling his grandchildren.