Dr. Brandon Cannon Joins The Center For Oral And Facial Surgery

Thursday, June 20, 2013

The Center for Oral and Facial Surgery announces the addition of Dr. Brandon Cannon.

Dr. Cannon is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon who practices the full scope of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery with special interests including: dental implantology with an emphasis on CT guided dental implant placement, facial traumatic and reconstructive surgery, third molar (wisdom tooth) removal, maxillofacial pathology and dentoalveolar surgery.

Dr. Brandon Cannon is a Chattanooga native, and graduated from Notre Dame High School. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville with a bachelor’s degree in Microbiology. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree with high honors from the University Of Tennessee College Of Dentistry. He then went on to complete his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis.

He is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American Dental Association, The Tennessee Dental Association and Chattanooga Area Dental Association. Dr. Cannon has lectured at The Multidisciplinary Trauma Lecture Series at the Regional Medical Center in Memphis, as well as the Tennessee Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.

Dr. Cannon enjoys fly fishing, golf, and SEC football.  He and his wife Meg O’Neill Cannon, also a Chattanooga native, live in North Chattanooga, and are excited to be back in east Tennessee.

The Center for Oral and Facial Surgery is the only state certified and accredited oral and maxillofacial surgery center in the greater Chattanooga area. Now accepting patients at the Chattanooga location, call 423 893-3333 to schedule an appointment. 


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