Dr. Michael Weathersby is a Tennessee native with a vision to provide a fantastic experience and make a difference in patients’ lives.
Dr. Weathersby earned his undergraduate degree from University of Tennessee in Chattanooga. He then attended University of Tennessee Health Science Center where he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery and completed his orthodontic residency.
Dr. Weathersby is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics and founder of Smile It Forward, a community service initiative program where he awards nominated local students with free braces.
Outside the office, Dr. Weathersby enjoys spending time with his family and can be found traveling, camping, golfing or cheering on Tennessee football.
Dr. Fender received his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry from the Medical College of Georgia Dental School where he was Valedictorian and then completed his graduate orthodontic training at Vanderbilt University. Prior to college he was also Valedictorian his senior year of high school.
He has always strived to excel and be the best at whatever he set out to accomplish. Dr. Fender is involved in the American Dental Association and the American Association of Orthodontists. Being actively engaged in these professional affiliations allows him to work closely with colleagues and peers so that he is able to provide his patients the most scientifically proven and tested methods of treatments. Dr. Fender is happily married to Hope and they have three wonderful boys, Austin, Andrew and Evan.
Reviews from our patients
Awesome folks!! Beautiful office and well worth the drive.
- Andre Wright
Wonderful experience, excellent Doctor and caring staff.
- Brandi McNeal Gannaway
They were all so nice and joyful and sat there and explained everything to me and answered all my question!!!
- Sierra Lewis
Dr. Mike and the entire staff are amazing! They always go above and beyond to accommodate all of our needs for both of my kids. I definitely recommend their office for all your orthodontic needs!
- Ashley Hindman Broome
As always, we had another hassle-free experience. The staff is syrupy sweet and we were in & out in a FLASH!!!!
- Cheryl Rusell
Wonderful staff!!!!!! The staff and orthodontist took the time to really explain everything that we need to have done to give my daughter a great smile!!!
- Patty Hicks
Over 3 years ago I was searching for an orthodontist for my daughter and came across aspire so I call to get a consultation. We travel to the appointment and met the nicest staff and dr And have never been disappointed. I highly recommend this business
- Melody Pelfrey
They are invested in your teeth.. which is what you want! FANTASTIC front desk! She even remembered me when she saw me outside of the office! My teeth are perfect and every picture includes flawless teeth! All of my siblings were seen there for braces and we all smile confidently now!!
- Sandy Kanarski
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