Timothy R. Martin, DDS
Dr. Martin has been practicing dentistry since 1973. He earned the Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville where he played trombone in The Pride of the Southland Marching Band. He earned the Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry in Memphis where he received the Mosby Scholarship Award. Dr. Martin served as a dentist in the United States Army at Fort Polk, Louisianna.
His professional affiliations include the American Dental Association, the Tennessee Dental Association, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine. He is a member of the First District Dental Society where he has served on the Peer Review Committee and held the positions of president and vice president and presently serves as a Delegate to The Tennessee Dental Association. He is a founding member of the Mountain Empire Dental Study Group. Dr. Martin is a Fellow of the American College of Dentists, an award given internationally to less than 4% of dentists.
Dr. Martin has earned the Fellowship Award from the Tennessee Dental Association. He is a member of the East Tennessee Academy of Dental Practice Administration. The Tennessee Dental Association has also bestowed its Volunteer Service Award to Dr. Martin for his service in Haiti and Dominica.
Dr. Martin is currently completing a Mini-Residency in Dental Sleep Medicine at Tufts University College of Dentistry in Boston. Dr. Martin is one of twenty five dentists from around the world participating in the first Mini-Residency in Dental Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Martin is proud to practice dentistry in Kingsport, Tennessee with his son, Dr. Kevin Martin.
Dr. Martin and his wife Linda are Kingsport natives. They have three children, Andy, Kevin and Lindsay, and four grandchildren. One of their favorite accomplishments was running the 1998 Marine Corps Marathon together in Washington, D.C.