Meet. Dr. Prevost
Gibbs M. Prevost, Jr., DDS is a native of Knoxville. He knew early in life that dentistry would be his life’s vocational calling. He attended the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, graduating summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Zoology. He graduated from the Universtity of Tennessee College of Dentistry, finishing with a class rank of second in a graduating class of 133. He continued his Dental education by completing a General Practice Dental Residency at McGuire Veteran’s Administration Hospital in Richmond, VA, with residency emphasis on treating medically compromised patients and learning advanced dental restorative, surgical, and endodontic procedures. Dr. Prevost remains committed to continuing dental education by attending many Continuing Dental Education courses, as recognized by his multiple Tennessee Dental Association Accredited Continuing Education awards, and his involvement in Knoxville’s L.D. Pankey Institute Study Club and Knoxville’s Implant Study Club.
Continued Dental Education is consistent with our goals of treating our patients’ needs in the best way available. We want to be current on new technologies and the most advanced techniques, but that knowledge is always focused on meeting our patients' needs. We realize that “no one cares how much you know until they know how much you care ... about them.”
Dr. Prevost and his wife Susan have a family of six children. Susan is a teacher at West Hills Elementary School in Knoxville. They are deeply committed to Christian life and values, and express their commitment through many avenues of church ministry, missions involvement and community service. Dr. Prevost is a deacon at First Baptist Church, where he has served as Sunday School teacher, missions leader, chairman of several committees and church mission trips. Dr. Prevost has been on more than a dozen medical/dental mission trips to countries where dental care is scarce or unavailable. He has served in Guyana, Costa Rica, Trinidad, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, and the Yemen Arab Republic.