About Your Dentist

Clayton Cummings, DDS

Through Advanced Dental Health Center, Dr. Cummings has created an anxiety-free environment for his patients. His advanced skill set, commitment to continuing education, and advanced training assures each patient is in good hands.

After graduating with a Bachelor of Science from Louisiana Tech University, Dr. Cummings received his DDS from The University of Tennessee College of Dentistry. He has continued to learn through his involvement in the Nashville dental community and is a proud member of the American Dental Association, the Tennessee Dental Association, the Nashville Dental Society and Volunteer Study Club.

Dr. Cummings was awarded the Certificate of Recognition from the Tennessee Dental Association for the most Continuing Education. He was chosen as Top Dentist by Nashville Lifestyles magazine and has been featured on local TV shows such as, “More At Mid-Day,” “Talk of the Town,” and “Fox News” segment.

Dr. Cummings was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and spent most of his childhood years in Arkansas and Louisiana. He is married to Lisa and has two grown daughters, Lauren and Lindsey.

Much like his all time favorite TV character, Andy Griffith, Dr. Cummings is the “real deal.” What you see is what you get:

“A down to earth, honest, and smart guy who cares most about the care of his patients!”

Christopher R. Crain, DDS

Education & Continuing Education

Doctor of Dental Surgery
University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry – Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Bachelor of Science in Biology
Abilene Christian University – Abilene, Texas

Dr. Crain has completed continuing education courses in guided dental implant surgery, airway orthodontics, and 3D printing dentistry.  

Professional Memberships

Dr. Crain is an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry.

Life & Hobbies

When he isn’t in the office, Dr. Crain enjoys traveling, golfing, watching college football, hunting, fishing, and spending time with his dog!