Meet the Doctors

Your Local Chattanooga, TN Orthodontists!

Dr. James McDaniel and Dr. Andrew McDaniel are proud to serve patients in the Chattanooga, Jasper and Cleveland areas of Tennessee with premier orthodontic treatment. Our doctors along with their staff are committed to creating a comfortable environment for our patients while providing the best in orthodontic treatment. The doctors understand that every case is different and no two patients are the same, and we take pride in getting to know each and every person that walks through our doors. Whether it is a child receiving early treatment with traditional braces or an adult using Invisalign®, they will always come up with the best orthodontic plan for you. Our doctors are excited to meet you, to learn a little about them, keep on reading!

Dr. James McDaniel

doctors-.jpgAfter receiving his Bachelor of Arts at the University of Tennessee – Chattanooga, Dr. James McDaniel received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree and his Master of Science in Orthodontics at the University of Tennessee as well. Dr. McDaniel stays abreast of the latest advances in orthodontics through numerous continuing education courses and through memberships in the following:

  • American Dental Association
  • Tennessee Dental Association
  • Chattanooga Area Dental Society
  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Tennessee Association of Orthodontists
  • Lookout Dental Study Club

Additionally, he is a Fellow in the American College of Dentists. In 2007, he was named as an Assistant Professor of Orthodontics at the University of Tennessee, teaching the next generation of orthodontists. In his time away from the office, Dr. McDaniel enjoys golf, snow skiing, fly-fishing and spending time with his grandchildren.

Dr. Andrew McDaniel

Dr. Andy McDaniel grew up watching his father practice the art of orthodontics. Following his graduation from Baylor School in 1994, he obtained his undergraduate degree from Davidson College in North Carolina. Following graduation, he attended the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, where he graduated at the top of his class in 2003.

He and his wife moved to the Midwest so that he could continue his training at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry, where he was awarded a Certificate and Master of Science degree in Orthodontics in May 2005. Dr. Andy is an active member of the:

  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Southern Association of Orthodontists
  • American Dental Association
  • Tennessee Dental Association
  • Chattanooga Area Dental Society and the Lookout Dental Study Club

He is also proud to be certified as a Diplomate by the American Board of Orthodontics. During his time away from the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Marla, and his sons, Owen and Wyatt. His hobbies include golf, fishing, skiing and Tennessee football.

Come Visit Your Jasper, TN Orthodontists Today!

Both Dr. Andrew McDaniel and Dr. James McDaniel would like to take this opportunity to thank you for visiting our website. We encourage you to read through our treatment options should you think you are a candidate for orthodontic treatment. Should you have any more questions about orthodontic treatment or simply wish to book an appointment, please don’t hesitate to give us a call. We look forward to your visit with us!