about our dental office  Chattanooga, TN
Here at Dentistry of Chattanooga, we believe that a smile tells a thousand words, and we are dedicated to giving our patients high-quality dental care. We offer a full range of dental services, so all of your family's needs are met under one roof.

Our goal is for you to leave our office with a memorable and enjoyable dental experience, which is why our welcoming and compassionate staff will do everything they can to make you feel right at home.

If you are looking to brighten and enhance your smile, please don’t hesitate to contact us today at (423) 894-0052!

Dr. Vanessa Drake

Dr. Vanessa Drake earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga. She then went on to receive her Doctor of Dental Science at the University of Tennessee, College of Dentistry at Memphis in 2006. Dr. Drake is a member of the American Dental Association®, the Tennessee Dental Association and the Chattanooga Area Dental Society. She is also a member of the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation and the Chattanooga Dental Implant Society, and is trained in other advanced procedures such as Invisalign®. Dr. Drake has three children and enjoys being involved in her church. She is a native of Harrison, TN and has had the privilege of practicing dentistry in Chattanooga for several years.

Cassandra Martinez

Katey Mackie

Kirsten Armstrong

I graduated from Chattanooga State with an Associate of Applied Science degree in Dental Hygiene. I am an Atlanta native and moved to Chattanooga in 2017 with my husband, Casey, and our dog, Bixby. I love getting to know my patients and am passionate about oral health promotion and education!

Kristina Willard

I graduated from Chattanooga State as a registered and certified dental assistant. I am a former military wife and have two beautiful girls. I enjoy exploring the nature of our city, traveling around the world, and spending time with loved ones.

Mandy Deane

I graduated from Chattanooga State in 1997 as a registered and certified dental assistant. I have worked as a registered dental assistant at Dentistry of Chattanooga for almost 20 years. I love our team and doctors. My greatest joy is the opportunity to provide excellent care and comfort to our patients. I am happily married and enjoy spending time with my husband and our five children. I have also worked part-time for a church nursery for over 20 years.

Shirley DeMatteo

I graduated from Chattanooga State in 1990 with a degree in dental hygiene. I am a native of Chattanooga and have lived here all my life. I have been happily married for over 25 years. I have two children, both boys. I love traveling and spending time with my family.