Meet Nathifa Smith, DDS
Your Pediatric Dentist in Plano, TX
Dr. Smith is a pediatric dentist who is dedicated to providing exceptional dental care for newborns, toddlers, young children and teens. Dr. Smith combines a compassionate, fun and professional approach to establish a sense of trust with each patient. She understands that building trust with the parents is very important in pediatric dental care because parents are nurturers; therefore she ensures that all dental decisions for your child are made in a doctor-family network which encourages parents to ask questions regarding their child’s dental care. Dr. Smith provides oral inhalation and IV sedation for patients in office. In addition, she has hospital privileges at Children’s Hospital and is able to preform pediatric dentistry using general anesthesia in the operating room.
Call Plano Office Phone Number 972-820-2022 to make an appointment with Dr. Smith.
Dr. Smith is committed to excellence and is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist. She has received the distinction of Diplomat by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Smith attended Florida State University majoring in Biology, then went to earn her degree in Dentistry from University of Iowa College of Dentistry. Immediately following dental school she then went on to obtain her specialty degree in Pediatric Dentistry from Howard University in Washington D.C where she received exceptional training in dentistry for children with special needs through a special program at a Hospital for Sick Children in Washington, DC. Additionally, her residency at Howard University included extensive training on psychological behavior management, dental oral sedation and treatment under general anesthesia.