About Your Dentist

Steve Ballard, DDS

Dr. Steve Ballard attended the University of Memphis where he received his undergraduate degree and played basketball for the Memphis Tigers. In 1993 he received his degree in dental medicine from the University of Tennessee. Dr. Ballard is actively involved in community and church events including volunteering for Loving Memphis and the South Africa Outreach Mission as well as a U.S. Army reserve. Dr. Ballard is a member of the National Dental Association and the Shelby County Dental Society. He currently is a member of the admissions committee and on the faculty at University of Tennessee Dental School.

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Kaitlin Rioux, DMD

"You're never fully dressed without a smile."

My Mission

“My mission is to alleviate patient fears and make coming to the dentist an enjoyable experience.”

Education & Continuing Education

Doctor of Dental Medicine
LECOM School of Dental Medicine - Bradenton, Florida

Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Rollins College - Winter Park, Florida

Professional Memberships

Dr. Rioux is an active member of the American Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

“I like to run, spend time with my family, and be near the water any chance I get.”