Our Dentists at Our Holistic Dentist Office

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Dr. Thomas James Lokensgard

Born and raised in Minnesota, Dr Thom received his Bachelor of Science at Concordia College in Moorehead. Originally planning on a career as a medical doctor, he instead enrolled at the University of Minnesota DDS program where he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS).

With his passion for the nutritional- medical model in medicine, Dr Thom persued a Naturopathic Medical Degree (NMD), from Clayton College of Natural Health in Birmingham, Alabama, graduating with highest honors. He went on to become board certified with the A4M (American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine) and earned the fellowship status (ABAAHP).

As an author, speaker, and musician, Dr Lokensgard’s interests, gifts, and talents are far reaching, but his family and Christian faith are the most important to him. After that the rest just falls into place. Read more for Dr. Thom’s Bio.

Dr. Manuel Montealegre

Dr. Manuel Montealegre is originally from Miami, Florida and is fluent in Spanish and English. He received his undergraduate degree from Miami Dade College. In 2004 he graduated from New York University College of Dentistry. While at NYU he was a member of the Faculty Practice honors program. In 2005 Dr. Manny relocated to Tennessee where he has been practicing dentistry since.

Continuing Education
Dr Leadership Training
Hands on Aesthetic Continuum.
Endodontic training by Dr Steven Buchanan and Dr George Bruder.
Invisalign Certified level 1,2
Bell Leadership.
Lumineers training.

Dr. Manny is happily married to his wife, Beth, who is a physician with St Thomas Hospital. Together they have three sons (Nicolas, Dylan and Christopher). Outside of the office, Dr. Manny stays actively involved with his youngest two son’s sports, golf and his church, St. Rose of Lima. His favorite sports teams are the Miami Heat and Miami Dolphins.
His mission is “To provide complete, quality care in the most efficient manner. To do it in a caring and compassionate way in order to give my patients a satisfying and successful dental experience.”

“I am fortunate to have a great team by my side to help provide quality dental care. Because we all work together and support each other, we are able to provide personalized care that will exceed your expectations. We enjoy providing you with up-to-date services in a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere. We continually work to do whatever we can to make you feel right at home in our office. We look forward to getting to know you better and helping you in every way we can. We want to serve you in the best possible way to ensure a positive dental experience and a life-long smile! Welcome to our office!”

About Holistic and Biological Dentistry

If you’re looking for a holistic dentist office in Brentwood, TN that practices natural dentistry, look no further than Centre for Holistic and Biological Dentistry. Our staff has the training, experience, and passion that allows us to provide our patients with the holistic dentistry services they want and need. To learn more about holistic and biological dentistry, contact us today at 615.481.4555.