Dr. Frederic Smith, DMD

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Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery | Male

Alexandria Oral Surgery 1403 Peterman Dr Alexandria, LA 71301 Get Directions
Dr. Frederic Smith, DMD

Fred W. Smith, DMD, MD, JD, is originally from Portland, Oregon, though his varied career has led him to live and practice all over the country. He has been practicing oral and maxillofacial surgery for over 10 years, and he is very happy to be living and working in Alexandria with his family. Coming from a family of doctors, helping people has always been important to Dr. Smith. Oral surgery has given him an opportunity to help people improve their oral health and their overall health.

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Dr. Smith's Care Philosophy

It is my top priority to provide the best solution to each patient's specific needs and to achieve their best results with an outstanding experience. I strive to ensure each patient feels welcome, comfortable, and respected at our practice.

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Dr. Smith's Reviews

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Dr. Smith's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
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  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Pineville, LA |
Initially, i am very pleased with Dr. Smith and his staff. They are very professional, yet personal as well. It is apparent the team cares about the patient and the quality of care they receive.
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Fred W. Smith, DMD, MD, JD, is originally from Portland, Oregon, though his varied career has led him to live and practice all over the country. He has been practicing oral and maxillofacial surgery for over 10 years, and he is very happy to be living and working in Alexandria with his family. Coming from a family of doctors, helping people has always been important to Dr. Smith. Oral surgery has given him an opportunity to help people improve their oral health and their overall health.

Dr. Smith's Care Philosophy

It is my top priority to provide the best solution to each patient's specific needs and to achieve their best results with an outstanding experience. I strive to ensure each patient feels welcome, comfortable, and respected at our practice.

Dr. Smith says...

Dr. Smith received his undergraduate degree in biochemistry from Occidental College in 1988, after which he was part of a research team at Children's Hospital of LA studying retinal cancer. He then decided to continue his education by earning his law degree (JD) from the University of Oregon. As a lawyer, he fiercely advocated for the rights of his clients, and he carried that passion for helping people over into his medical career. He earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Oregon Health & Sciences University, where he graduated cum laude, followed by a general surgery internship at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle.

Dr. Smith says...

Dr. Smith received his undergraduate degree in biochemistry from Occidental College in 1988, after which he was part of a research team at Children's Hospital of LA studying retinal cancer. He then decided to continue his education by earning his law degree (JD) from the University of Oregon. As a lawyer, he fiercely advocated for the rights of his clients, and he carried that passion for helping people over into his medical career. He earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Oregon Health & Sciences University, where he graduated cum laude, followed by a general surgery internship at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle.

Dr. Smith's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Specializes in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Conditions Treated

  • Dental Disorders
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Sleep Apnea
  • TMJ
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Loss

Education

  • Medical School
    Oregon Health Sciences University

    Graduated in 2000

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Louisville

    Completed in 2006

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Anesthesia
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Grafting
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Dental Implant
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • General Anesthesia
  • IV Sedation
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Restoration of Dental Implants
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction