Dr. Jacob Wolkow, Knoxville Smiles at Malone & Costa Dentistry

Dr. Jacob Wolkow


Originally from Birmingham, Alabama, Dr. Wolkow began his graduate education attending the University of Alabama where he graduated magna cum laude and earned his bachelor’s degree with a major in nutrition science and a minor in biology.

From there, Dr. Wolkow graduated in the top of his class from the UAB School of Dentistry in Birmingham, Alabama. Recognized as one of the top dental schools in the country, it was at UAB that Dr. Wolkow developed both his clinical skills and passion for treating patients.

Committed to expanding his skillset to provide the highest level of care, Dr. Wolkow continued his training at one of the nation’s top Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) residency programs located at the San Antonio Veterans Affairs Hospital. During his residency program, Dr. Wolkow trained extensively with some of the nation’s top specialists in implant dentistry, endodontics, periodontics, oral surgery, orthodontics, dental sedation, and management of medically compromised patients.

Dr. Wolkow currently holds memberships in the Tennessee and American Dental Associations, The American Academy of Implant Dentistry, and The International Academy of Facial Esthetics. Dr. Wolkow is also currently working towards his fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry, a distinction achieved by less than 6% of general dentists in North America.

While Dr. Wolkow loves the technical and surgical side of being a dentist, his favorite part of practicing dentistry is the relationships he builds with his patients.

When not at the office, Dr. Wolkow loves being outside and exercising with his wife Chanah and his dog Rocky. He enjoys spending time on the lake, as well as fishing and watching sports. Dr. Wolkow’s other passion is barbequing and has won competitions with his famous baby back ribs.

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