COOL SPRINGS-BRENTWOOD-FRANKLIN                 NASHVILLE

NASHVILLE ORAL SURGERY
DR. RYAN F. THOMAS

Dr. Ryan F. Thomas with his wife, Dr. Susan Sapp Thomas, a pediatric hospitalist, and Parker

Dr. Ryan F. Thomas
Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

 

Dr. Ryan F. Thomas, a board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon, joined Nashville Oral Surgery in July 2015. Dr. Thomas and his wife susan, a pediaric hospitalist, live in Franklin, Tennessee.

Dr. Thomas attended the University of Tennessee in Knoxville and earned a bachelor's degree in Biomedical Engineering in 2007. He then entered dental school at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, graduating as the class valedictorian in 2011. Dr. Thomas continued his training in Memphis as an oral and maxillofacial surgery resident. He completed a four-year hospital based program, including five months of anesthesia residency, four months of general surgery residency, and three months of internal medicine residency.

Dr. Thomas is a board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon, a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and the American Dental Association.

In his spare time, Dr. Thomas enjoys spending time with his wife and son, enjoying the outdoors, and playing piano.

EDUCATION

 

August 2003-May 2007

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, University of Tennessee, Knoxville    
Summa Cum Laude

August 2007-May 2011

Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis    
Summa Cum Laude

 

July 2011-June 2015

 

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis

AWARDS

 

2003-2007

Bicentennial Scholar, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

2004-2007

Tau Beta Pi, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Engineering Honorary Fraternity

2007

L. Raymon Shobe Award for Excellence in Biomedical Engineering, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

2007-2011  

Andrew D. Holt Scholar, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis

2009

Richard Doggett Dean and Marguerite Taylor Dean Honorary Odontological Society, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis

2010

Thomas P. Hinman Scholar, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis

2010

Omicron Kappa Upsilon's Dr. William S. Kramer Award of Excellence, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis

2011

College of Dentistry Faculty Award, awarded to the graduating senior with highest scholastic average, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis