Charles Young, D.D.S., has been practicing dentistry for 43 years, the first 2 years with the United States Army, and the last 41 years in private practice. For the past 36 years, he has been located in Collierville, Tennessee.
He graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry in 1971, having been inducted into the Dean's Honorary Odontological Society and having received the Marion L. Fuller Award.
Under the direction of Dr. Ron Austin, he began his Tip-Edge training in 2000 and has served as a host dentist for the Academy during the last 14 years. He was a co-teacher with Dr. Austin for the 2004-06 doctors' course in Collierville. In
addition to teaching the doctors' comprehensive two year course, he teaches the annual dental assistants' course in the Differential Straight Arch® Technique.
Dr. Young has throughout his career held a high interest in continuing dental education. In addition to orthodontics, he has extensive training in endodontics, implant surgery, hard and soft tissue grafting, and comprehensive restorative dentistry.
He is a current member of the Academy of Gp Orthodontics, the American Dental Association and component dental societies, and the Memphis Dental Study Group..