Dr. Tutt was born in Texas and grew up in the Tyler area where he attended Whitehouse High School. Following his love for science, Dr. Tutt graduated from Baylor University with a B.S. in Biology and after graduating, spent three years working in Microbiology research at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Dr. Tutt then spent five years teaching high school science in Houston and Temple during which time he obtained a Master’s degree in Biology from the University of Nebraska at Kearney. Following a passion for service and dentistry, Dr. Tutt attended the University of Texas School of Dentistry in Houston where he obtained his doctoral degree.
During his time in dental school Dr. Tutt was an active participant in community outreach activities such as Give Kids a Smile and Texas Mission of Mercy as well as a member of the Christian Dental Fellowship. Dr. Tutt believes community service is a vital responsibility of the dental profession and enjoys serving at the Bethesda Dental Clinic in downtown Tyler.
Dr. Tutt is married to his wife of 12 years Carrie who despite being a graduate of Texas A&M, have somehow managed to make football Saturdays a family tradition! Chris and Carrie are blessed with two daughters, Reagan and Jordan who specialize in keeping their parents on their toes.
Dr. Tutt is excited to welcome you into the Pine Creek Dental family and we hope you find our office a refreshing and relaxed experience for all your dental needs.