Welcome to Our Practice

We are very happy to announce we now offer sedation dentistry. Call us today to set up an exam and consultation. Don't let fear stop you from having the smile of your dreams!

Who is Minton Family Dental Care? If you have been referred by a friend or you are looking for a new dentist, you have probably asked yourself that question. The simplest answer is we are just like you! Dr. Minton is a native of the area and our team understands the needs of our community. We pride ourselves on offering a wide range of care from pediatric dentistry to cosmetic services such as Botox, implants, and veneers. We want our friends, family, and neighbors to have access to all the latest and greatest in dental technology without the commute to a bigger town. So if you want a full smile makeover, or just want to treat that one tooth that hurts, we are the practice for you! The patient's wants and needs are what is most important to us and we will work with you to achieve those goals whether they are large or small. We accept most major dental insurance plans. We also understand in today's economy, finances are an issue. Therefore, we accept CareCredit as well as our MFDC Smile Plan to offer our uninsured patients access to care. So please give us a call and join our family. We would love to have you and your family as our patients!

No Insurance? Check out our Minton Family Dental Care Smile Plan!

We understand that not every patient will have access to dental insurance. If you find yourself in that position, take a look at the MFDC Smile Plan that is avaliable exclusively at our practice. Check over the options available and give us a call if you have any questions at all. We can be reached at (423) 626-7070


210 Cedar Fork Road
Tazewell, TN 37879
Phone: 423-626-7070
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Minton Family Dental Care

  • Meet Dr.
    Jessica Minton

    Dr. Jessica Minton is a native of Claiborne County and serving her community has been her long time personal goal.  She earned her undergraduate degree at East Tennessee State University and her dental degree at the University of Tennessee Dental School in Memphis. In addition to her dental training, Dr. Minton completed advanced education through the American Academy of Facial Esthetics in the areas of Botox and dermal fillers.




What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "Very caring young ladies. Very professional & patient."
    Stacy Cupp Curry
  • "they are very friendly. one of the best places I've took my kids to. made it easy going for my two 3 year olds and my 8 year old that was a little nervous. family friendly I highly recommend"
    Jerica Hayes
  • "Thank you so much taking care of Ray. Everyone is so friendly and nice !!"
    Priscilla Perdue

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