Dr. Wylie Tang was involved with dentistry from an early age at his family’s endodontic practice. From there, he gained and followed his passion to care for patients in search of a compassionate dental experience. He joined Clagett Dental Solutions in 2021 and is currently an associate doctor at the practice.

Educational Background

Dr. Tang completed a Bachelor’s degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He then went on to earn his doctoral degree at the University of Nevada Las Vegas School of Dental Medicine. To further his education beyond his degree, he completed a General Practice Residency at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry, as well as a TMD and Orofacial Pain Mini Residency at the University of Kentucky School of Dentistry.

Professional Specializations

To continue his education after earning his doctoral degree, Dr. Tang completed an advanced training at the University of Louisville General Practice Residency, where he trained in comprehensive dental and medical treatment, surgery, and the management of dental emergencies.
Dr. Tang’s areas of expertise are same-day crowns, dental extractions, and emergency management. In addition, he has undergone advanced training in jaw and joint pain and associated disorders. He strives to use his knowledge and skillset to accomplish dental care that is patient-centered and comprehensive.
Teaching and education are areas of passion for Dr. Tang. He is a presenter and published researcher in clinical instruction and leadership for dental schools. He worked as a Mentor at the University of Nevada School of Dental Medicine and is now a Lecturer with the University of Louisville School of Dentistry.

Personal Life

Dr. Tang is happily married to his wife Sharon and has one cat, Blackjack. He enjoys travel, cooking, and collecting fountain pens.

Schedule a consultation today with Dr. Wylie Tang at our office in Elizabethtown by calling (270) 769-3306.

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