Meet Dr. Mack

Dr. Harry R. "Joe" Mack, DDS, MD, with his wife Stephanie. Their son Dr. Russell Mack, a general dentist, practices in Franklin, TN with Dr. Candace Settles. Their daughter Caroline, a Physician Assistant, practices Aesthetic Medicine at Nashville Oral Surgery.

Harry R. (Joe) Mack, DDS, MD 

Board Certified Oral And Maxillofacial Surgeon

Dr. Harry Joe Mack has been in private practice in Nashville, Tennessee, since 1988. He is delighted to be caring for a second generation of Nashvillians. His practice philosophy is embodied by the Golden Rule.

Dr. Mack is a board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Dentists, a Diplomate of the National Board of Dental Anesthesiology, a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and a member of the Southeastern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. He has hospital privileges at Saint Thomas Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee, and Williamson County Medical Center in Franklin, Tennessee.

Dr. Mack majored in mechanical engineering at The University of Michigan, College of Engineering, and he was granted early entrance into the University of Michigan School Of Dentistry, where he graduated in the top four percent of his class. After graduating, he completed a year of general dentistry practice residency and subsequently completed his oral and maxillofacial surgery training at the University of Alabama Hospital and his M.D. degree at the University of Alabama School of Medicine. He completed a year each of oral surgery internship, general surgery internship, and oral surgery residency, serving as chief resident during his final year.

Dr. Mack was recognized by the Tennessee Dental Association for his many years of service to the state and local dental community in 2010 when he was awarded The Tennessee Dental Association Fellowship Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Profession of Dentistry. Joe has also served in every elected office in the Nashville Dental Society, including President, Member of the Board of Directors, the Budget and Finance committee, and the Nominating Committee. Dr. Mack has been an active member and officer of local study clubs since 1988.

A former Sunday school teacher and Cub Scout leader, Joe and his wife, Stephanie, live in Nashville, and are the parents of two grown children, Russell and Caroline. Dr. Mack is well-known for his friendly, light-hearted chair-side manner, and he is proud to call himself an honorary southerner

09/1975-06/1978University of Michigan College of Engineering Pi Tau Sigma, Honorary Mechanical Engineering Fraternity
08/1978-06/1982University of Michigan School of Dentistry D.D.S. Omicron Kappa Upsilon, The National Dental Honor Society
08/1986-06/1988University of Alabama School of Medicine M.D. Graduated Cum Laude
08/1982-06/1983General Dental Practice Resident Youngstown Hospital Association Youngstown, Ohio
06/1983-06/1986University of Alabama Hospital, Birmingham, AL Oral Surgery Internship General Surgery Internship Oral Surgery Resident
7/2002-presentSt. Thomas Hospital, Nashville, TN
7/1988-presentWilliamson Co. Medical Center, Franklin, TN
7/1988-2004Southern Hills Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Nashville Dental Society
2006-2010Board of Trustees
2006-2008Budget and Finance Committee
2001-2004Nominating Committee
Tennessee Dental Association
1999-2000Alternate Delegate
American Dental Association
American Medical Association
Nashville Academy of Medicine
Southeastern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
2012 - presentMember
American College of Dentists
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Tennessee Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
3/1993-1/1997Outpatient & Quality Care Review Committee, Middle Tennessee Oral Surgery Office Anesthesia Inspector
Doral Dental Peer Review
1982Northeast Regional Board Examination
1988Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
1988Tennessee Board Examination
1989Southern Regional Board Examination
1991Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
1991Anesthesia Certification Tennessee
2004Diplomate, National Dental Board of Anesthesiology
1988-presentAdvanced Cardiac Life Support
1977Pi Tau Sigma, University of Michigan Mechanical Engineering Honorary Fraternity
1982Omicron Kappa Upsilon, University of Michigan School of Dentistry
1982Pathology Award, University of Michigan School of Dentistry
1988Graduated Cum Laude, University of Alabama School of Medicine
2010Tennessee Dental Association Fellowship Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Profession of Dentistry
2012Fellow, American College of Dentists

We encourage you to call us if you have questions about Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Nashville, Brentwood, and Franklin, Tennessee, including dental implants, wisdom teeth removal, and extractions. Our friendly team will be happy to answer your questions or schedule an appointment.

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