The “M.S.” in Fred Piper, D.D.S., M.S., P.C., means that Dr. Piper completed dental school, then earned a Master of Science in Orthodontics from the University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences. These additional years of residency qualify him as a specialist in craniofacial growth and development. His thesis focused on early care and adolescent growth, which he has continued to stress in his practice since 1986.
Dr. Piper and his wife, Jill, have two grown sons. They are active in the alumni chapter of Rhodes College, where they were both members of the Class of 1980. Dr. Piper enjoys running, reading and boating.