Dr. John T. King – Pediatrics

Dr. John T. King, a Franklin native, received his Doctor of Medical Dentistry degree from the University of Louisville in 1996. In 1998, he became certified in pediatric dentistry after studying at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia, PA. He followed in his father’s footsteps, Dr. William C. King, in achieving Diplomat Board Certification with the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry in February of 2000. He was named fellow in the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry in 2017 and was the recipient of the Nashville Lifestyles’ Top Dentist awards of 2016-2020.

Currently, Dr. King is a part time clinical professor of Pediatric Dentistry at Vanderbilt University, as well as an adjunct professor in General Dentistry at the University of Louisville, School of Dentistry. Aside from practicing, Dr. King has also been published in the ADA journal. He has two children, Eli and Sam. He is active in the Nashville community and is a member of Nashville Catholic and is a past president of Bellevue’s Athletic Association.

Dr. Matthew Bidwell – Adults

dr matthew bidwell adult dentistDr. Matthew Bidwell was born and raised in Murfreesboro TN . He received his B.S in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He continued his education at Meharry Medical College in Nashville where he earned his Dental degree. Dr. Bidwell is passionate about giving back to the community. He works with (RAM) Remote Area Medical Clinics in Nashville and has been on medical mission trips to Guatemala and Costa Rica.

For fun, Dr. Bidwell enjoys spending time on the lake with family, camping, hiking, backpacking and riding his bike.

Dr. Chad Augusty – Orthodontics

Dr. Chad Augusty grew up in Brentwood, TN and attended Montgomery Bell Academy. He received his Bachelor of Engineering degree from Vanderbilt University and his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry. He practiced as a General Dentist in the Nashville area for two years before attending his Orthodontics Residency at the Georgia School of Orthodontics in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Augusty moved back to the Nashville area to provide his Orthodontic services to the community that raised him. He is passionate about working with kids and continuing to help the underserved by volunteering with Interfaith Dental.

Dr. Augusty enjoys exploring the new restaurants in Nashville, playing games, both video and board games, spending time with his nephew and niece and finding a good trivia night. He also has an extensive collection of themed socks!