Abingdon Dentist, Brown Dental Associates
  Meet the Doctors

Dr. Ronnie Brown is a 1969 graduate of the Medical College of Virginia. He served four years in the Army Dental Corp before beginning his private practice in January of 1974. He has a great passion for dentistry and is a member of the American Dental Association, the Virginia Dental Association, where he serves on the Executive Council, and a member and past president of the Southwest Virginia Dental Society. Dr. Brown has been nominated and accepted into the International College of Dentists. He is an avid outdoorsman, enjoying hiking, camping, fishing and hunting in the great west every fall.

Dr. Ronnie Brown


Dr. Bob Brown received a Pharmacy degree from the Medical College of Virginia in June 1970 and a Doctor of Dental Science in May 1974. He spent the summer of 1974 working as a pharmacist in Nome, Alaska and returned to Abingdon to practice dentistry that fall. Dr. Brown is a member of the American Dental Association, the Virginia Dental Association and the Southwest Virginia Dental Society. Like his brother Ronnie, he is an avid outdoorsman and spends a big part of his free time hiking in the mountains of Southwest Virginia with his two Border Collies, Bonnie Lou and Nellie Bell.

Dr. Bob Brown


Dr. Christopher W. Thurston is a native of Tazewell County. In 2008, he graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in Biology. He obtained a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Virginia Commonwealth University where he also received the Dr. Hugh B. Douglas, Jr. award for excellence in Prosthodontics. Dr. Thurston is a member of the American Dental Association, Virginia Dental Association, and Southwest Virginia Dental Society. Like the Brown brothers, he enjoys camping, fishing, hiking, and hunting along with spending time with his family, including his chocolate lab, Maggie.


Dr. Christopher Thurston


Dr. Tyler J. Toney is a native of Forest City, NC. In 2007, he graduated from Campbell University located in Buies Creek, NC with a degree in Biology and Chemistry, receiving the faculty award for Excellence in Biology. He obtained a Doctor of Dental Surgery from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2012. Dr. Toney is a member of the American Dental Association, Virginia Dental Association and Southwest Virginia Dental Society. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Alyssa and daughter, Tenley. Like the other doctors in the practice, Dr. Toney enjoys hunting, fishing and the great outdoors.

Dr. Tyler J. Toney