About Turkey Creek Dental

It is the mission of Turkey Creek Dental to provide contemporary high-quality dental care in which we treat every patient as a friend. We are committed to excellence in everything we do. Our goal is to provide superior dental health care while creating lasting relationships.

Meet Our Doctor

Dr. James R. Williams, DMD


Furman University, 2000

Dental School

University of Florida, 2006


University of Tennessee Medical Center

Dr. James Williams is the practicing dentist at Turkey Creek Dental. Dr. Williams and his wife are residents of the Farragut area where they are raising their 4 children.

Dr. Williams met his wife (who grew up in Farragut) at Furman University in Greenville, SC. He received his dental degree from University of Florida in Gainesville, FL in 2006. Dr. Williams then attended the University of Tennessee Medical Center’s General Practice Residency Program in Knoxville, TN. He is also an active member of the American Dental Association, Tennessee Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry and the Second District Dental Society.

As a part of continuing education, Dr. Williams and his team regularly attend seminars and conferences devoted to aesthetic dentistry, technology and general dental care.

In his spare time Dr. Williams enjoys spending time with his family, working around the yard, watching sporting events, hiking and exploring the Smokies. 

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Meet the Team

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Tracey Barnett

Office Manager

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Emma Byrne, RDH

Dental Hygenist

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Lyndsie Franklin, EFDA

Dental Assistant

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Emilee Harrington, RDH

Dental Hygenist

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Katlyn Akins, RDA

Dental Assistant

Our Mission

Turkey Creek Dental’s mission is to provide contemporary high-quality dental care in which we treat every patient as a friend. We are committed to excellence in everything we do.

In living up to these commitments, it is our goal to provide superior dental health care while creating lasting relationships.

  • To keep up with the ever-changing advances in dental science and creating the most modern dental office possible so that we can provide our patients with the best that today’s dentistry can offer.
  • To work together as a team to run an efficient practice considerate of our patients’ individual needs and concerns.
  • To optimize patient comfort and minimize pain.
  • To design the best treatment plan for our patients’ individual needs.
  • To educate our patients on good dental health and the benefits of optional cosmetic treatments that may help improve their appearance.

Tour Our Office

Patient Testimonials

Why Choose Us?

Advanced, Comfortable Care

Turkey Creek Dental offers you leading dental care in Knoxville, and we want you to feel relaxed and comfortable at every step.

Personalized Care Experience

Let us accommodate your schedule. We’re conveniently located adjacent to the Turkey Creek shopping area off Lovell Road between Parkside Drive and Kingston Pike. Call us at 865-675-3685 for a free consultation!


We are committed to excellence and professionalism. Our team has a long history of experience in the dental industry and we value the relationships we’ve built with our patients.