Jason R Kennedy, DMD

Meet Dr. Kennedy

My name is Jason Kennedy and I am pleased to welcome you to Southeast Oral Surgery where you will receive a combination of superior patient care and innovative procedures, which have earned the Southeast Oral Surgery practice a reputation of excellence in the field in the state of Tennessee. I am so pleased to be a member of this contemporary team of surgeons.

My wife, Chera-lyn and I are originally from Eastern Kentucky. We moved to Maryville after I joined Southeast Oral Surgery Practice. We are happily married with two children. We have been blessed by the number of friends we have in our community and feel fortunate to have the opportunity to build our life in East Tennessee.


Morehead State University – Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

Dental School:

University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry

Anesthesiology Residency:

University of Tennessee Medical Center

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency:

University of Tennessee Medical Center

Board Certification:

American Board of Oral &
Maxillofacial Surgery

Meet Dr. Kennedy at Southeast Oral Surgery & Implant Center
Morehead State University Kentucky
University of Louisville
University of Tennessee

Hospital Affiliation:

University of Tennessee Medical Center of Knoxville

  • Trauma
  • Operating Room Privileges
  • Admitting Privileges

Training and Passion:

My professional interests include oral rehabilitation with dental implants which allows me the opportunity to improve my patients overall quality of life and health. I have a passion for my profession. It gives me a sense of fulfillment when helping others. I strive to provide the best of care with the latest technology and technics available to us today.

Teaching Experience:

Include Articles Written & Speaking CE

Board Member:

Blount County Dental Society – Secretary

Society Membership:

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Tennessee Dental Association
Tennessee Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
Second District Dental Society
Blount County Dental Society
American Society of Implant & Reconstructive Dentistry


Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support – American Heart Association
Basic Life Support – American Heart Association


When not working, I can be found spending time with my family and coaching boys baseball. I enjoy playing basketball and following the Kentucky Wildcats. I travel to the Dominican Republic yearly on mission trips to provide dental services as well as baseball activities for the children.

Our website offers information on dental and facial cosmetic procedures along with post-operative care instructions. In the patient information section you can pre-register for your appointment and view patient testimonials. I look forward to providing you with your oral surgery treatment options. Please call today to schedule your consultation.

Jason R. Kennedy, DMD