Missy, Knoxville Smiles at Malone & Costa Dentistry


Dental Assistant in Knoxville, TN

Missy graduated dental assisting school as a CDA in 1978 and returned to school for her RDA certificate after raising her daughter. She has worked as an assistant with Dr. Malone since 2010. She is a native of Knoxville and currently lives on a farm at the foot of Bluff Mountain with her husband, Bob, who is Dr. Malone’s dental laboratory technician. In her spare time, she enjoys working out at the gym, singing, cooking, growing flowers, and vegetable gardening with a focus on organics.

“I love dentistry and am continually amazed at the strides in technology in the dental industry. It is a pleasure to help guide people to a good oral health lifestyle and achieve the beautiful smile they’ve always wanted. I love that our office cares about patients as individuals and puts their dental health as top priority!”

Dr. Micheal Costa

Dr. Costa

Dr. Stephen Malone

Dr. Malone

Knoxville Smiles at Malone & Costa Dentistry offers a unique dental care experience to our patients in Knoxville, Tennessee, and the surrounding areas. The crew is committed to protecting and increasing the natural beauty of your smile by employing conservative, cutting-edge techniques that result in attractive, long-lasting smiles!

Our dedicated and experienced team of doctors includes Dr. Stephen Malone, D.M.D., University of Louisville, and Dr. Michael Costa, D.D.S., UNC School of Dentistry, M.H.A., UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health in Chapel Hill, NC. They are firm believers in continuing education to provide their patients with the finest possible care.

Drs. Costa and Malone see their patients as real partners in their service. Our team is committed to making your dental care journey as pleasant as possible.

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