Owner Dentist
J. Daron Clark, DMD, dba Downtown Dental
Nashville, TN January 2011 – Present

Associate Dentist
Community Dental Care
Wilmington, NC, January 2008 – November 2010


University of Mississippi Medical Center
Doctorate of Medicine in Dentistry, DMD

Mississippi College
B.S. Biology

Chen Laser Institute 
Laser Dentistry Certification
Advanced Waterlase in General Dentistry
Advanced Periodontics and Oral Surgery I & II

Las Vegas Institute For Advanced Dental Studies
Core I:  Advanced Functional Physiologic Dentistry
Core II:  Essential Aesthetic Reconstructive Techniques
Core III:  Mastering Dynamic Adhesion in Complex Reconstructive Cases
Core IV:  Advanced Principles, Case Stabilization and Bite Transfer
Core V & VI:  Comprehensive Aesthetic Occlusal Reconstruction
Practical Advanced TMD – Cervical Posture, SPG Block, Trigger Point Injections– 1 & 2
Advanced CBCT Interpretation
Advanced Biopak Scan Interpretation
Advanced Laser Hygiene
Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders and Myofunctional Therapy
Full Face Orthodontics
Controlled Arch Orthodontics and Case Finishing

Nierman Dental 
Sleep Medicine, TMJ Disorder, Cranio-Facial Pain Management and Treatment
Airway, Bruxism, and Cranio-Facial Pain

Alabama Implant Education
Surgical Placement and Restoration of Dental Implants

The Fifth Gear Cosmetic Dentistry
Advanced Posterior Restorative Conservative Tooth Preparation Concepts
Advanced Anterior Conservative Aesthetic Concepts

Music City Seminars
Prepless Veneers


Member of the American Dental Association
Member of the Tennessee Dental Association
Associate Fellow World Clinical Laser and Imaging Institute
Member American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
Member American Academy of General Dentistry
Member International Association of Physiologic Aesthetics
Fellow Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies


2007 Bradford A. Gordon Memorial Award, Dental Alumni Chapter of the University of Mississippi Alumni

Nashville Top Dentist 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015