Dr Alan Smith, DMD
Dr. Smith is a Massachusetts native and grew up in Worcester. He earned a BA in Natural Sciences from Assumption College and is an Army ROTC Military Science graduate from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Dr. Smith earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Boston University and then entered military service as a general dentist. He subsequently earned both his Certificate in Periodontics and his Masters of Science in Dentistry degree from the University of Washington. Dr. Smith served our troops around the world for over 30 years, provided care to civilians during humanitarian missions, and received numerous awards and decorations for his distinguished service. He is a past president of the European Association of Military Periodontists.
With over 20 years of periodontal experience, Dr. Smith is passionate about patient care and strives to provide the highest quality periodontal and implant care for his patients. He is passionate about giving back to the dental profession and teaching. In addition to periodontics, Dr. Smith has provided numerous presentations on infection control, radiation safety, patient safety, and clinical quality management. He is an active member of the American Academy of Periodontology, American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society, Order of Military Medical Merit.
When not in the clinic, Dr. Smith enjoys traveling with his family and dogs, hiking, and cheering for the Bruins, Celtics, Patriots, and Red Sox with friends.
He is an active member of the American Academy of Periodontology, American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society, Order of Military Medical Merit.