Our Team

All professionals at Dr. Thomas Smith's dental office maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the dental field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

  • Dr. Thomas Smith, DDS

    Dr. Thomas Smith is a General Dentist that treats all aspects of dentistry in coordination with some of the best specialists in Orange County. Dr. Smith strives to provide the highest level of dental care in a honest, compassionate and caring manner.

    Dr. Smith received his undergraduate degree in Engineering graduating Cum Luade in Mechanical Engineering. He worked as an Aerospace Engineer on the B2 Flying Wing for almost 5 years before altering his career path.

    Dr. Smith Continued on at the University of California, Los Angeles school of Dentistry where he received his Doctor Of Dental Surgery (DDS)Degree. He received extensive training in all phases of Dentistry at various facilities throughout Southern California. This would include hospitals, clinics, and VA hospitals associated with UCLA.

    Dr. Smith has been practicing General Dentistry in Southern Orange County for nearly three decades. Over the years, he has built up a state of the art private practice that provides the highest level of dentistry available in the safest environment possible.

    Dr. Smith enjoys many sports and hobbies including backpacking, fly fishing, road and mountain biking, and skiing. He also likes woodworking, home improvements, gardening and is an amateur radio operator, KK6YHZ.

  • Nicole,

    being from Luzern, Switzerland initially started a career in the travel industry with her business degree.  After moving to California, Nicole received her degree in Dental Hygiene from Cypress College in 2001.  Nicole has worked for Dr. Smith since 2004 as a Registered Dental Hygienist.

  • Brandy

    earned her RDH in 2001 from Cypress College.  She started working for Dr. Smith in 2010. 

  • Mirta

    has been licensed with her RDA for many years.  She has worked for Dr. Smith since June of 2018.  

  • Stephanie

    started working for Dr. Smith in August of 2020.  She has worked in Oral Surgery for the last 20 years.  She received her RDA in 2005 and has been licensed in OMSA since 2004.  

  • Varina

    earned her Registered Dental Hygiene License in Phoenix, AZ in 1989.  After moving to California in 1991 she obtained her California RDH.  She has worked for Dr. Smith over a year.