Meet Dr. Travis

Dr. David B. Travis has been practicing dentistry in Paris since 1976. With  over 40 years of clinical experience, he is well equipped to treat all of your dental needs. Dr. Travis completed his dental training and received a Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree at The University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences in Memphis. He was one of eight members of his class of 80 students chosen to complete a six month externship in Oral Surgery at University of Tennessee Memorial Hospital Knoxville, prior to graduation. He is a member of both The American Dental Association and The Tennessee Dental Association.

Dr. Travis has a B.A in Economics from Southwestern College (now Rhodes College), in Memphis.

Dr. Travis and Dr. Whitfield helped found the Western District Baptist Association Dental Ministry in Paris, Tn. in 1992. This clinic provides free dental care, subject to screening, for severely economically disadvantaged patients in the local area.

In June 2016, Dr. Travis accompanied a team of Dental Students from the University of Tennessee Dental School on a mission trip to Ecuador where he advised and instructed them in general dental procedures and dental extractions at several dental ministry locations.