Meet Dr. Kickliter

Dr. Matthew Kickliter is dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of his patients. Developing relationships with his patients provides him with new opportunities to learn from those around him, while building their trust and confidence in the services he offers. With an emphasis on prevention and education, Dr. Kickliter is able to provide patients with confident smiles and self-assurance in a relaxing environment so that coming to the dentist is a thoroughly positive experience.

Education and continuing education

Dr. Kickliter received a quality education with hands-on training and experience. He attended Carson-Newman College for his undergraduate degree, and received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis.

He remains committed to his education, and regularly participates in continuing education opportunities to remained informed of the latest dental advancements.

Professional affiliations

In addition to his participation in continuing education, Dr. Kickliter is a member of several professional dental associations. His memberships include:

  • American Dental Association  
  • Tennessee Dental Association
  • Carson-Newman College Alumni
  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Dentistry Alumni
  • Second District Dental Society
  • Lakeway Area Dental Society

Outside the office

A native of eastern Tennessee, Dr. Kickliter now resides in Newport with his wife Casey and their three children. In his free time, Dr. Kickliter plays basketball and the guitar, travels, and enjoys spending time with his friends and family. Dr. Kickliter is a deacon and a member of the Praise Band at First Baptist Church of Newport.

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