Meet your Council Bluff, IA Dentist
Gary A. Smith, DDS
Dr. Gary Smith has created Hollywood smiles on Broadway for over 30 years. During this time, he has created long-term relationships with many of his patients and enjoys making them smile. After growing up in Council Bluffs, he attended Creighton University and graduated from Creighton University Boyne School of Dentistry in 1981.
He furthered his skills in dentistry by obtaining his fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry in 2002. On June 29th, 2013, after years of hard work and dedication, Dr. Smith received the association’s Mastership Award (MAGD), which is the highest honor available. To earn this respected designation, he first had to complete 1,100 hours of continuing dental education.
Passionate about staying up to date in his craft, he is also involved in other professional organizations including the American Dental Association, Iowa Dental Association, Omaha Implant Study Club, Academy of Laser Dentistry, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Crown Council, and is the current president of the Midwest Gnathostatic Study Club. Dr. Smith has also furthered his aesthetic training with courses at the Hornbrook Group, OBI, Invisalign, and the Dawson Academy. He has taken courses to treat sleep apnea and implants.
When not at the office, Dr. Smith enjoys traveling, golf, exercise, and spending time with his wife, Joan, and their two grown children Nick and Melissa. He gives back to the community through involvement in the local Lions and Optimist clubs and through volunteer work with Catholic Charities, Give Kids a Smile, and the Iowa Mission of Mercy. Dr. Smith enjoys the opportunity to work on many of his original patients’ grandchildren, a tribute to the lifelong friends his patients become.