Dr. Dave is one of the best dentists in Dickson Tennessee, and has over 30 years of experience providing general dentistry and cosmetic procedures to patients of all ages. Dr. Hippensteel is a second-generation dentist, having gone into practice with his father in Quakertown, PA, after graduating from the respected Temple Dental School in Philadelphia. He continued his training by earning his Fellowship with the Academy of General Dentistry before starting as a solo practitioner in 2004. It was at this time that Dr. Dave relocated to Tennessee, eventually settling in the Clarksville dental community as an associate dentist.
When he is not practicing dentistry, Dr. Dave trains to stay competitive for the CrossFit Games for which he has qualified and ranked in the Masters top 10 for the past four years, most recently taking first place in the 2016, 2017 and 2018 CrossFit Games. Check out crossfitgames.com under archives 2013 through ’16 for some exciting footage! His other hobbies include triathlons, guitar, song-writing, motorcycles, surfing, snowboarding and rock climbing.
Dr. Dave and his wife, Carol, of 35+ years, enjoyed homeschooling their four children, Jonathan, Heather, Joelle and Troy, and now spend time visiting and sharing adventures with them. In all of their endeavors over the years they continue to be thankful for God’s faithfulness.
Dr. Caleb King earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine at Southern Illinois University and received multiple awards for leadership and clinical proficiency. His passion for his work and faith have prompted Dr. King to search for ways to use his talents to serve. He has traveled to Jamaica to provide free dental care to the underserved, and he has been named a Dentist of Distinction for his volunteer work at Nashville’s Interfaith Dental Clinic.
Dr. King and his wife, Melanie, welcomed a new baby into their family in January 2019. They are active members of their church and community and also like to take advantage of all the outdoor activities that the area has to offer, including hiking, biking, and fishing. An avid banjo and guitar player who has been featured on numerous CDs, Dr. King also enjoys using his musical abilities to bring joy to others.
A member of the Tennessee Dental Association, Nashville Dental Society, American Dental Association, and Academy of General Dentistry, Dr. King highly values continuing education and is always looking for ways to expand his dental expertise.