Hope E. Watson, D.M.D.
Dr. Watson graduated from The University of Tennessee in Knoxville with a degree in English Literature before pursuing her Doctorate of Dental Medicine at the University of Alabama School of Dentistry in Birmingham. Though a native of Virginia, she loved her undergraduate years in eastern Tennessee and chose to return to the region to start her practice.
Dr. Watson is a member of:
- American Dental Association
- Tennessee Dental Association
- President Tennessee Second District Dental Society
- Blount County Dental Society
- Pierre Fauchard Academy
- International College of Dentists
As a dental clinician dedicated to learning, Dr. Watson annually exceeds her requirements for continuing education. She has completed numerous courses, including 3i Biomet’s Implant STP Synergy course (two-time graduate) and two of 3i Biomet’s Implant Graduate courses. She is currently enrolled in a third.
Dr. Watson received the Tennessee Dental Association’s Fellowship Award in May 2013. The highest honor the TDA bestows, this award recognizes dedication and outstanding service to the dental community. She has also published several articles for Penn Well’s Dental Economics periodical.
Dr. Watson and her husband, Bob, have two children, Carrington (17) and Joe (15), as well as Lilly, a standard poodle. Away from the office, Dr. Watson loves living in east Tennessee and taking advantage of everything the region has to offer. She follows anything and everything her children are involved in – from cheering on the Maryville Rebels to watching weekend-long baseball tournaments. Her family loves rooting for the Vols, traveling, and spending time on the lake. In addition, Dr. Watson and her family enjoy doing mission work together at home and abroad, especially in the Dominican Republic.