- Published: 08 September 2011
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"My greatest satisfaction comes from improving people's smiles. Seeing the confidence a more attractive smile gives a person, renews my passion in my work."
Dr. Smith believes that continuing education is the best way to maintain and expand knowledge of dentistry. He has spent many hours at the world famous Dawson Academy increasing his expertise in occlusion and TMJ issues. Dr. Smith is a preferred provider for Invisalign; and has many, many hours of continuing education in this field. Dr. Smith and his staff are all CPR certified, and are updated and tested regularly for OSHA, HIPAA, and infection control compliance. Exceeding the yearly requirements for licensing in Minnesota is something Dr. Smith does with enthusiasm, ensuring you the BEST dentistry available.
Dr. Smith's undergraduate studies were completed at Valparaiso University in Indiana where he received a Bachelor of Science degree with majors in Biology and Chemistry. He then attended Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis, Indiana. He received the distinction of highest clinical achievement within his graduating class and taught within the dental school his senior year.
Dr. Smith has regularly volunteered his time at the Salvation Army Good Samaritan Dental Clinic since its inception. He participates in Dental Lifeline, a national program sponsored by the American Dental Association.
Dr. Smith and his family have resided in Rochester since August 1982. Dr. Smith is actively involved in his church. He enjoys tennis, golf, water sports, and spending time with his family.
Dr. Smith's Professional Associations and Memberships :
- American Dental Association
- Minnesota Dental Association
- S.E. District Dental Association
- Zumbro Valley Dental Society
- Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry