Dr. William Carter
William J. Carter, DDS, MS, has been practicing periodontics for over 30 years. He graduated with his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Missouri School of Dentistry and completed a residency program in periodontics at Walter Reed Army Medical Center.
Dr. Carter began his dental career with the U.S. Military. He served in the Dental Corps from 1972 to 1981, earning Commendations and the Meritorious Service Medal in 1981. Presently, he serves in the United States Army Reserve and is proud to serve the Nashville and Hermitage community in private practice.
Dr. Carter works to continually remain at the forefront of his field. He completes multiple hours of Continued Education each year, actively lectures at dental societies, and holds office in local periodontal associations. His office is located at the Summit Medical Center in Hermitage. His commitment to periodontology and implant dentistry, and to your wellbeing, allow him to provide the highest quality of care.
His memberships to local and national associations include:
Summit Dental Study Club – Current President
Tennessee Society of Periodontists – Former President
Music City Dental Study Club – Former President
American Academy of Periodontology – Life Time Member
American Dental Association
American Academy of Oral Medicine
American Society of Osseointegration
International Congress of Oral Implantology
Tennessee Dental Association
Nashville Dental Association
Dr. Carter is married with two daughters and three grandchildren. In his free time, he enjoys photography, golf and travel.