Dr. Ashley Russell
Dr. Ashley Russell grew up on the beautiful Gulf Coast in Fairhope, Alabama. She graduated from Birmingham-Southern College in 2009 with her B.S in Biology-Psychology. She then went on to complete her dental education at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2014. Following graduation, she worked as a general dentist for two years in rural communities all across Alabama. Then in 2018, she completed her advanced specialty training in pediatric dentistry at the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry and Children’s Hospital of New Orleans in New Orleans, LA. Dr. Ashley also became a board-certified pediatric dentist in 2019 and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. She moved to Knoxville in the fall of 2019 and is thrilled to call East Tennessee her home now. Dr. Ashley loves helping children learn healthy habits from a young age and wants all of her patients to develop a love of going to the dentist!
In her free time, Dr. Ashley enjoys spending time with her fur baby Jude, a very energetic and sweet Boykin Spaniel, and her boyfriend, Will. She also enjoys hiking and exploring the beautiful mountains of East Tennessee, traveling and trying new restaurants, exercising, reading, and visiting with friends and family as much as possible.