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Welcome To Our Chattanooga, TN Dental Office

Dentist Located In Chattanooga, TN

At Dental Partners East Ridge, we are dedicated to providing high-quality dentistry with a personal touch to your entire family. We understand that a healthy smile can give you the self-confidence you deserve and set the foundation for a lifetime of dental health. Using the latest advances in dental technology, our goal is to make all of your visits comfortable and enjoyable, while we help you achieve the healthiest, most attractive smile possible. Call us today to schedule an appointment with our team!

Alan Crisman, DDS

Top-Rated General Dentist Located in Chattanooga, TN

"I have been seeing Dr. Crisman for over a decade! I would highly recommend his work to anyone! Nadia is an awesome hygienist as well! Both are very personable and professional!" Emily P. Read more Dental Reviews

A native of TN, Alan Crisman, DDS takes great pride in delivering quality dental care to patients in Chattanooga. He has served the Chattanooga community for thirty years and received the Patient’s Choice Award in 2015. Dr. Crisman feels strongly about giving back to the community through volunteer work and has spent many hours providing volunteer services for such projects as the Inner Cities Dental Clinic and the Project Homeless Connect in Haiti. Dr. Crisman earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Tennessee. He is also an active member of the American Dental Association, Tennessee Dental Association and Chattanooga Area Dental Society.

Lawrence Lu, DDS

Lawrence Songyuan Lu, DDS grew up in Clarksville, Tennessee. He realized he wanted to be a dentist during his high school years. Dr. Lu’s then best friend lost a tooth while playing soccer and he witnessed how much pain and distress his teammate was in. After his friend’s dentist repaired and healed the tooth in the very same day- Dr. Lu knew that’s what he wanted to do when he grew up.

Dr. Lu attended The University of Tennessee at Martin, where he majored in Chemistry and minored in Biology. He continued on to the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery in May of 2019.

Staying active in the community is important to Dr. Lu. He is a member of the Psi Omega Dental Fraternity and Hispanic Student Dental Association. During college, he also volunteered at the Remote Area Medical (RAM) Clinic and Mid-South Mission of Mercy (MidMOM), in addition to completing a mission trip to Ecuador in 2018.

In his free time, Dr. Lu enjoys running, hiking, outdoor activities, and has even completed a distance marathon. He also enjoys playing the guitar and loves dogs!
Dental Partners East Ridge
1421 Armour Dr
Chattanooga, TN 37412
Appointments
423-624-0511
Monday:
8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday:
8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday:
8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday:
8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday:
8:00am - 5:00pm
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