Office: (865) 693-8871
Fax: (865) 531-4851
8925 Executive Park Drive
Knoxville, Tennessee 37923

Our Dental Team

Dr. Mark E. Evans

Dr. Mark E. Evans received his undergraduate degree from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine in 1987 from the University of Louisville, School of Dentistry Louisville, Kentucky.

Dr. Evans graduated with honors from The University of Louisville and earned awards for academic achievement in Pharmacology and Toxicology, Oral Medicine, and Oral Pathology, Pediatric Dentistry and Prosthodontics. He was nominated by the facility for the Restorative Dentistry award.. Dr. Evans was also inducted into many honorary societies and honorary fraternities at The University of Louisville.

He and his wife, Gena work together in the practice. Both are members of the Central Baptist Church of Bearden.


Gena D. Evans

Gena is a native of Tennessee and graduated in 1983 from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville with a degree in Business Administration.

She has 20 years of experience in personnel administration and office management. She is the wife of Dr. Mark E. Evans and assists the practice with scheduling appointments, insurance, facilities management, and patient communications.


Sandy Wright, RDA

Sandy started working as a dental assistant in 1970, and received her license as a RDA in 1975. She has worked as a dental assistant and performed front desk duties. In 1994, she started working as a hygiene scheduling coordinator with Dr. Evans office. She assists the office in scheduling, filing insurance claims, patient communication, and other office duties.

She is married and has 2 wonderful children and 2 fantastic grandchildren. She attends Clear Springs Baptist Church, and is involved in the choir.


Laura B. Sharp, RDH

Laura is a native to Knoxville, Tennessee. She received her Bachelor of Science majoring in Public Health Education from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville in 1991. She received her Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene from The East Tennessee State University, Johnson City in 1993.

Laura married her high school sweetheart in 1995. She attends Beaver Dam Baptist Church and loves to sing in the choir. She enjoys walking, traveling, reading and caring for her pets.

Cheryl D. Goins,

Cheryl attended the University of Tennessee in 1979. She attended the Dental Assisting Program in 1980 to 1981 and received certification as a Dental Assistant.

She worked for a year at the University of Tennesse General Dentistry as a dental assistant.

Attended the East Tennessee State University from 1982 - 1984 and graduated in Dental Hygiene with Summa Cum Laude.

Cheryl and her husband have two wonderful children, a boy and a girl which are both currently attending the University of Tennessee.


Robyn Fair, CDA, RDA

Robyn attended the Dental Assistant Program in Knoxville, Tennessee and received certification as a Dental Assistant in 1978. She then received her Dental Assistant registration in 2003.

She worked in Huntsville, Alabama for 20 years, and has worked with Dr. Evans since 2003.

Robyn has two daughters and one grand-daughter.


Janet Copeland, RDA

Janet attended the Dental Assistant Program in Knoxville, Tennessee, and received her registration as a Dental Assistant. Janet currently has over 20 years experience as a Dental Assistant. Janet has worked for Dr. Evans for over 5 years.

She has a fabulous daughter and son-in-law.




Sherry Whillock, RDH

Sherry has been a Registered Dental Hygienist for over 15 years. She graduated from Meharry Medical College in 1994 and received the All American Scholar Award, and remained on the Dean's list throughout the Dental Hygiene Program.

Sherry resides in Knoxville with her husband , and two children.




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