Dr. Pitts is originally from Sapulpa, OK where he grew up the son of a dentist. He then went on to matriculate at the University of Oklahoma (Boomer Sooner!) where he graduated with honors as a Founder’s Medal award recipient and was recognized by his peers as “Big Man On Campus.” He then went on to receive his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry and his Doctorate of Medicine degree at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. After Medical School, he completed a General Surgery internship and his Surgical residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN. He completed his formal training with a fellowship in Facial Aesthetic surgery at the prestigious T. William Evans Facial Aesthetic Surgery program in Columbus, OH.
Upon completion of his training, Dr. Pitts returned to Nashville to join Oral Surgical Institute as an associate surgeon practicing all aspects of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery with an emphasis on facial cosmetic surgery. He is recognized as a diplomat of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons and regularly lectures to area medical and dental organizations on various topics in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He participates on numerous committees in local hospitals as well as within the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons and in 2015 became Chairman of the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at HCA/Tristar Centennial Medical Center. In recognition of his contributions to the surgical specialty, Dr. Pitts was selected as a Fellow in the American College of Surgeons (FACS) in 2016. In addition to his surgical practice, he provides surgical call coverage for multiple area providers and serves as Medical Director for Intravenous Solutions in Nashville, TN.
He is married to his beautiful wife Maggie and they reside in the Sylvan Park area of Nashville and are currently expecting their first child. He enjoys spending time with friends, running, hiking, and the occasional round of golf.