Our Team

Since 1983, Smith Family Dentistry has proudly served the Oliver Springs community. We are a team of dentists, hygienists, assistants, and professional support staff who truly care about every patient. At Smith Family Dentistry, we are confident you will find a dentist or hygienist you enjoy seeing each visit. Here we love to get to know you and your family. We welcome you to book the person who makes you feel the most comfortable. We are confident we have the most qualified and caring dental team in the area. We are here to serve you and to ensure you receive superior dental care in a relaxing, calm, and professional environment.

About Our Dentists

David P. Smith DDS

David P. Smith DDSDr. David P. Smith was born in Harriman, Tennessee and grew up in Oliver Springs. He graduated from Oliver Springs High School in 1969 and then attended Tennessee Technological University where he graduated with a B.S. in Chemistry in 1973. He furthered his education at East Tennessee State University and graduated with an M.S. in Microbiology and Biochemistry in 1977. In 1983, he completed his education and graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry.

From 1976 to 1979, Dr. David worked for the Biology Division of Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Molecular Genetics. After graduating from the University of Tennessee, he joined a dental practice in Knoxville. From 1985 to the present, Dr. David is proud to be serving the Oliver Springs Community at Smith Family Dentistry.

Dr. David is married to Debbie Hobbs Smith and is the father of four children: Dr. Daniel Smith, Kevin, Maleah, and Rebekah. His hobbies include golf, landscaping, and woodwork.

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Steve n. Smith DDS

Steve N. Smith DDSDr. Steve Smith is an Oliver Springs native who began his first job in only 4th grade helping his brothers deliver newspapers for the Knoxville News Sentinel. He graduated from Oliver Springs High School in 1973 and then received his B.A. degree from Carson Newman College in 1977 as a History/Political Science and Biology major. Dr. Steve continued his education at the University of Tennessee graduating in 1981 and returning to his hometown of Oliver Springs to set up a practice with Dr. Fred O. Stone, DDS. In 1983, Dr. Steve established his own practice and was joined by his brother, Dr. David Smith. In the same year, he was elected to join the Roane County Board of Education and served there 12 years. In 1992, Dr. Steve joined the National Guard and served with the 668 Medical Detachment until 1996 when he received Honorable Discharge. During his education, he received several recognitions for education and excellence.

Dr. Steve is married to Margie Dykes Smith from Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, and together they have three children, Andrew, Sarah, and Rachel. He and his wife still live in Oliver Springs today. He is proud to be a mentor at Beech Park Baptist Church and enjoys dental mission trips. Through these trips, he has had the opportunity to travel to Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, Chile, and Antigua, serving in areas of great dental need. Dr. Steve enjoys the outdoors, watersports, hiking, biking, and spending time with his family.

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Daniel D. Smith DDS

Daniel D. Smith DDSDr. Daniel Smith graduated with honors from Carson-Newman College in 2003 with a bachelor's degree in political science. He then attended the University of Tennessee where he graduated with honors from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Dentistry in 2007 with a Doctorate of Dental Surgery. He spent four years on active duty in the United States Navy as a Lieutenant, including a one-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency and a two-year stint as a dental officer aboard the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69), a nuclear powered aircraft carrier. During those two years, his ship deployed twice to the North Arabian Sea in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

Dr. Daniel is married to his high school sweetheart, Elizabeth, and together they have three little girls, Reagan, Bella Grace, Lenlee, and another baby on the way. His hobbies include reading, golf, running, politics, and music. He is proud to join his father and uncle in serving Smith Family Dentistry's growing patient base.

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