About Your Dentist

Tessa Johnson, DDS

My Mission

"My mission in dentistry is to provide excellent patient care to the community in which I was raised; to cultivate an office culture where people can place their trust in us and truly feel 'at home,' adding yet another attribute to this community in order to support the proverbial phrase, 'Halls Has It!'"

Education

Dr. Johnson is a Halls High School graduate. She attended East Tennessee State University, where she graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences with a concentration in Human Health and a minor in Business Management. She then attended the University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Dentistry in Memphis, Tennessee for her Doctorate of Dental Surgery, where she graduated with honors.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Johnson is an outdoors enthusiast and enjoys hiking, camping, and boating with her family. While she loves spending quality time with her family and long-time friends, she also enjoys meeting new people and building new relationships.

Alivia Shasteen, DMD

"Only take care of the teeth you want to keep!"

My Mission

"I want to restore my patients' confidence in their smiles to a level that empowers them to take charge of and maintain their oral health."

Education

Bachelor of Science in Microbiology, University of Tennessee at Knoxville – Knoxville, TN

Doctorate of Dental Medicine, University of New England College of Dental Medicine – Portland, ME

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Shasteen is an avid reader, a (very) amateur chef, and a passionate cheerleader for the UT Vols. Go Big Orange!