Meet Dr. Flipse
Dr. Andrew Flipse is a doctor of dental medicine in Murfreesboro, TN who specializes in general dentistry. He is also the owner and medical director of Implant & General Dentistry. He is a native of Tennessee and loves serving his local community with outstanding dental care. Dr. Flipse prides himself on providing comprehensive but personalized treatment that evaluates the patient as a whole and not just their teeth. Dr. Flipse loves giving back to others and frequently volunteers at the local Interfaith Dental Clinic and travels abroad to treat patients in need.
Skills and Specialties
As a D.M.D., Dr. Flipse is well-versed in all aspects of general dentistry. Some of his subspecialties include cosmetic, restorative, and advanced dentistry. He has significant training in implementing dental implants for restorations, like implant-supported dentures, crowns, and bridges. He is also highly experienced in performing bone grafts for improved jawbone support and L-PRF therapy to preserve the existing bone. Other popular procedures include root canals, tooth-colored fillings, full mouth makeovers, porcelain veneers, and sedation.
Education and Training
Dr. Flipse holds two bachelor’s degrees from Middle Tennessee State University and continued his education at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry where he earned his doctorate in dental medicine. From there, he continued his training and completed a one-year clinical residency in dental implantology and IV sedation under the tutelage of a pioneer in implant dentistry, Dr. Hilt Tatum. Dr. Flipse has concluded his clinical training and will soon be awarded the coveted Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD). In addition, he will soon complete the requirements to achieve the Fellowship in the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID).
Dr. Flipse is currently a member of the following professional organizations:
- The American Dental Association
- The Academy of General Dentistry
- The American Academy of Implant Dentistry
Publications and Leadership
Dr. Flipse has published several medical journals and has earned multiple awards for his publications on implants, bone grafting, and sinus grafting. He is constantly working on advancing his skill set and staying up to date on the latest dental advancements through continual education and research.