Meet The Doctor
Board Certified Oral Surgeon Brian K. Smith, D.D.S., M.D., J.D.
Brian K. Smith, D.D.S., M.D., J.D. is a board certified, 28-year private practitioner of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and a native Clevelander. He is also a 18-year Associate Clinical Professor at Case Western Reserve University. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Dentistry (1986) and MetroHealth Medical Center for Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (1990). After Dr. Smith’s dental and oral surgery training, he attended medical school at Northeastern Ohio Universities School of Medicine (1993), and finished his medical training by doing an internship at Akron City Hospital in General Surgery (1994). His most recent degree, a law degree, was acquired in December 2014.
Dr. Smith is a member of numerous medical, dental, and legal associations. He lectures internationally and has authored many articles over the past two decades. Dr. Smith has received numerous awards throughout the years including being chosen multiple times as one of Northeast Ohio’s Top Dentists in his specialty. He has taken multiple intensive courses regarding Dental Implants and has completed extensive courses in Botox and Dermal Filler Injections.
As noted by his degrees listed above, Dr. Smith believes in constantly advancing his skills and knowledge and therefore consistently obtains more than double the number of both medical and dental continuing education credits required. In addition, he is certified in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced CardiacLife Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support(PALS) and lectures on diagnosing and treating medical emergencies in the dental setting.