Dr. Mary Smith, DDS

Dr. Mary Smith, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Female  ·  
62 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Mary Smith, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Spokane, WA. She practices dentistry.Read her story

North Cedar Dental

6817 N Cedar Rd Ste 101

Spokane, WA 99208
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Insurance Accepted

  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group
  • United Concordia
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Smith's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Smith "For over 30 years Dr. Smith has committed her talent and insight to the dental community. Her leadership and professional reputation is a catalyst for progressive dentistry. She is a spokesperson for various dental organizations including the American Dental Association and the Spokane District Dental Society. Upon graduation from the University of Minnesota, Smith quickly established herself as a leader in restorative and preventive dental care. She has been the team dentist for the Spokane Chiefs since 1982. Recognized by her dental peers, Smith is the recipient of numerous honors. Most notably, her distinctions include the Washington State Dental Association President’s Award and the ADA’s Geriatric Oral Care Award. Dr. Mary Smith continues to an instrumental voice in dental education. She speaks nationally to dental students on dental practice trends and business operations. Other lecture appearances include Sports Trauma, HIPAA: Facts or Fiction, and Leadership. After serving on the American Dental Association Board of Trustees from 2006-2010, Dr. Smith enrolled at Gonzaga University. She completed her MBA in Health Care Management in May 2013. Dr. Smith is a wife and mother of three. Her eldest daughter, Alicia works part time at North Cedar Dental and owns her own business, Modern Apothecary. Alicia is married to Marshall and most importantly, the mother of Griffin James, Dr. Smith’s first grandchild. After touring with Holiday on Ice for two years, her daughter, Stephanie, retired from figure skating. She now lives in Lubbock, TX where she works as a manager for Starbucks and is completing her degree in accounting. Her son, Jeff, recently graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology in Psychology. He is currently playing professional hockey in Denmark although his future plans include attending dental school. Steve, her husband, is an avid fisherman keeping the family’s freezer stocked with fish. In his spare time, he works out of the home as a hair stylist. "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Smith "North Cedar Dental combines experience, education, and a gentle touch to provide patients with exceptional dental care. We place our patients' need and satisfaction above all else. Our highly trained staff take the time to personalize each patient's dental experience. We take pride in offering individualized treatment to our patients, carefully educating them about what options or development plan will best fit their specific needs and goals. Our knowledge and friendly staff is dedicated to making the dental experience as comfortable as possible. As one of our patients, you can expect to be treated with the respect and compassion you deserve."

1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

14  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Loose Teeth
  • Teething
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Toothache

20  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education data for Dr. Smith is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smith's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 1

Dr. Smith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Being a dentist is extremely difficult. Anyone who is giving back to society by doing this profession deserves five stars and a metal of honor. Dr. Smith has dedicated her life to helping others. She is amazing! Thank you for serving our community.
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I'm very upset with Dr. Smith and her office staff. My daughter and her family have been a patient of yours for over 10 years and have paid you thousands of dollars only to be treated very unprofessionally! My granddaughter came into your office yesterday for her appointment and was told by your...more
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