Dr. Susan Schmutz Smith is a second generation Nevadan. She grew up in the Las Vegas valley and attended Chaparral High School. As a teenager she worked with her father, Dr. Joe, who was a local pediatric dentist. Working closely with her father gave her valuable experience and a love for dentistry. Dr. Smith graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and then received her Doctorate degree in Dentistry at Creighton University.
Since opening her practice in 2002, Dr. Smith has built strong relationships with her patients. She is conservative and caring with treatment, and concerned about her patient’s well-being. She understands the importance of educating the community on oral health as well as offering the best dental treatment possible. She is a member of the American Dental Association, the Southern Nevada Dental Association, and lectures on Infection Control for dental professionals.
Dr. Deepa Assandas is a true Nevada native. She was born and raised in the Las Vegas Valley and attended Las Vegas High School. After high school, she went on to pursue her undergraduate studies at the University of Nevada Las Vegas where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Business Management. Dr. Assandas was then accepted into the UNLV School of Dental Medicine where she received her Doctorate in Dental Medicine. Shortly following her graduation from dental school, she went on to complete her General Practice Residency at the University of South California (USC) in Los Angeles.
Since moving back to Las Vegas, Dr. Assandas has been working in the Las Vegas Valley and is currently a member of the American Dental Association and the Southern Nevada Dental Association.
Brenda Thomas is a native Nevadan. She graduated from the Community College of Southern Nevada with an Associate’s Degree in applied science. She enjoys spending time with her family, camping, boating at the lake, and scrapbooking.
Sherry Smith has been a resident of Las Vegas since 1989 and practicing RDH since receiving her degree from CSN in 1996. Sherry enjoys exercising, attending concerts, volunteer work, and spending time with family and friends. She has one 15 year old son, Brody.
Tessie Mims is a native of Las Vegas and attended Clark County Community College where she received a Degree in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. She enjoys boating at the lake, riding her Harley, spending time at her place in Brian Head, Utah, gardening, and spending time with family and friends.