At Osborn Family Dentistry, you are our first priority. We work hard at providing the excellent full-service dental care you and your entire family need in a relaxed, convenient atmosphere. We combine the latest dental technology with a professional and compassionate staff. We love our patients, and we are passionate about what we do. The result is your healthy, beautiful smile.
Dr. Osborn grew up in Asheville, NC, where his father practiced dentistry for 50 years. Upon graduating from the University of Tennessee and Meharry Medical College, he began practicing general dentistry in 1988, in Maynardville, TN. Dr. Osborn has served as President of the Second District Dental Association, and as President of the Tennessee Dental Association. He is a fellow in the Academy of Dentistry International, the International College of Dentists, the American College of Dentists, and the Pierre Fauchard Academy. Dr. Osborn also serves as the Director of Dental Services for Remote Area Medical. He and his wife, Laurel, have three sons.
Our hygienists are committed to help you maintain optimal oral health through routine cleanings and dental visits. They support you in achieving your goals for health, comfort, and a beautiful smile. Debbie Long, RDH, has 37 years of experience in our practice, and Stephanie Long, RDH, joined our team 3 years ago.
The primary goal of our dental assistants is to make you comfortable, to respect your time, and to maintain the highest level of infection control. They are excellent at answering your questions regarding treatment concerns. Regina Steiner, RDA, provides you with 33 years of experience; Lisa Tharp, CDA, with 28 years of experience; and Grace Helton, with RDA with 3 years of experience
Our administrative team will greet you upon your first phone call. Debbie Loy Caldwell and Charity Helton are here to answer your questions, schedule your appointments, clarify your insurance benefits, and discuss payment options. Debbie has been serving our patients for 36 years, and Charity has been a team member for 8 years.