Meet Our Doctors:

 

 Dr. Katherine Toole Behrents

Dr. Katherine Toole Behrents was born and raised in Pine Bluff, AR where her father, Dr. Drew Toole, has practiced general dentistry for over 30 years.  She attended Arkansas Tech University and in 2003 graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biology.  She then moved to Memphis and attended the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry where she met her husband Nate.  She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree with honors in May of 2007.  After dental school, Katherine was accepted into the endodontic residency program at St. Louis University.  In june 2009 she received a Certificate of Endodontics and Masters of Science in Dental Research.  After completion of her residency, she began working as an associate with Dr. Marvin Leigh Speer in Festus, MO.  Katherine is actively pursuing Diplomate status by the American Board of Endodontics and she is a member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Endodontists, Rogers Study Club, and the Academy of Interdisciplinary Dentofacial Therapy.

 

Dr. Nathaniel Behrents

Dr. Nathaniel Behrents grew up in Germantown, TN.  He attended the University of Colorado at Boulder and The University of Texas at Dallas where he received a Bachelors of Science in Biology.  Nate then returned home to Memphis to attend the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry.  He graduated in 2009 earning the Dean’s Award for Clinical Excellence and the American Association of Endodontists Student Excellence Award.  Nate then attended St. Louis University where he received his Certificate of Endodontics and Masters of Science in Dental Research in June 2011.  Nate is also actively pursuing Diplomate status by the American Board of Endodontics and is a member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Endodontists, American Academy of General Dentistry,  the Academy of Osseointegration, Rogers Study Club, and the Academy of Interdisciplinary Dentofacial Therapy.
    

 

Dr. Emily Townsend

She attended the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville where she graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Human and Environmental Sciences. She was a proud member of Pi Beta Phi Fraternity for Women. Emily then moved to Memphis, TN where she attended the University of Tennessee College Of Dentistry. While living in Memphis she met her husband, Tyler Townsend. In May 2015 she graduated dental school with honors and received a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. After dental school Emily practiced general dentistry for one year before pursuing the specialty of endodontics. Emily was then accepted into the endodontic residency program at Saint Louis University where she received her Certificate of Endodontics and Masters of Science in Dental Research in June 2018. Emily is also actively pursuing Diplomate status by the American Board of Endodontics and is a member of the American Dental Association and the American Association of Endodontists.