Dr. Christopher D. Smith, DDSDr. Christopher D. Smith

Dr. Smith received his Bachelor of Science degree in business from Brigham Young University. He obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Case Western Reserve University. Dr. Smith received his certificate in Endodontics from the University of Florida College of Dentistry.

Dr. Smith was clinically ranked #1 out of more than 70 students in his dental school class. He also received an award from the Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity for attaining the highest academic standing during his prescribed years of study at Case Western Reserve University School of Dentistry. He is an active member of the American Association of Endodontists, American Dental Association, Arizona Dental Association.

Dr. Smith has a wonderful wife and five busy children that are his greatest blessing in life. He enjoys the outdoors, golf, volleyball and woodworking.

Dr. Mark R. Oblad, DDS

Dr. Mark Oblad“It is a wonderful time to be a dentist! The latest technological advancements in materials and procedures have increased the success rates of root canal treatments and have made root canals almost always pain free. I strive to treat my patients how I would want to be treated if I was in the dental chair, and I love helping my patients save their teeth!”

Education

Endodontic Training
Fort Gordon (Augusta, GA)
Advanced Dental Training
Ft. Carson (Colorado Springs, CO)
Dental School
Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH)

Professional Affiliations

Arizona Endodontic Association
American Association of Endodontics
American Dental Association

 

    Awards and honors

    Deans Award for Academic Excellence, Case Western Reserve University, 2001
    Best Table Clinic, Air Force Annual Symposium, Colorado Springs, Colo., 2002
    Bronze Star Medal for service rendered while deployed to Iraq is support of Operation Iraqi         Freedom, 2003-2004
    Army Commendation Medal, 2004, Ft. Hood, Texas; 2006, Ft. Gordon, Ga., 2009, Ft. Lewis,             Wash.

    Personal

     Dr. Oblad has been married to his sweetheart, Vanessa, for the past 22 years. They have been      blessed with two wonderful daughters. Dr. Oblad loves spending time with his family and              enjoys sports, gardening and anything outdoors.

  Dr. Hunter A. Bennett, D.M.D.

Dr. Bennett“I wake up every morning excited to go to work. I love endodontics and the precision and attention to detail the profession demands.”

 
 

Education

Endodontic Training
University of Nebraska Medical Center (Lincoln, NE)
Dental School
Midwestern University (Glendale, AZ)

Professional Affiliations

Arizona Endodontic Association
American Association of Endodontics
American Dental Association

 

    Awards and honors

    2nd place Poster Presentation Award – “Success of direct pulp capping in permanent teeth           with carious pulp exposers:  A four-year retrospective study, UNMC, 2017
    Endodontic Student of the year, Midwestern University, 2015
    Spirit of Service Scholarship, Midwestern University, 2015

    Personal

     Dr. Bennett passions outside of endodontics include: traveling, hunting, fishing, trail running        and thrift store shopping.  He and his wife, Lacy, have two boys and one baby girl.