A Diplomate of the American Board of General Dentistry and a Master of the Academy of General Dentistry, Dr. Donald Jones has extensive experience in the field of dentistry. Dr. Jones began practicing dentistry in 1967 after earning his dental degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University, School of Dentistry, and completing a General Practice residency at Waterbury Hospital in Waterbury Connecticut and then an Advanced General Practice residency at Walson Army Hospital at Fort Dix, New Jersey. While serving as a dentist in the Army he traveled all over the world serving in areas such as Korea, the Netherlands, West Point Military Academy and Ft. Campbell. Dr. Jones also served as Program Director of Hopkinsville Community College and Elizabethtown Community College’s Dental Hygiene programs.
Even with all of his credentials Dr. Jones has continued to attend numerous continuing education courses to keep up to date in the latest in dental treatment, techniques and materials. He continues to love dentistry and all it has to offer. He enjoys developing personal relationships with his patients. He is often heard discussing the latest in politics, news events and farming stories. Dr. Jones maintains professional memberships with the American Dental Association (ADA), Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), Tennessee Dental Association (TDA) and the local 8th District Dental Society where he as served as Treasurer, Secretary and President. He is a Fellow in the International College of Dentists (ICD), American College of Dentists (ACD) and has both his Fellowship and Masters in the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD). As a retired Army officer, he is a life member of the Military Officers Association of America, Association of the United States Army and the National Rifle Association. Married for 50 years, Dr. Jones has three children and seven grandchildren. In his spare time he enjoys woodworking, forestry, farming, shooting, hunting and church activities.