Meet Our Doctor
Orthodontist American Fork
Dr. Tharon L. Smith, DDS, MS
Dr. Smith earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from The Ohio State University, graduating 1st among the dentists in his class. He was awarded with multiple honors and distinctions during his general dental training and co-authored two publications from original research in the fields of pediatric and orthodontic dentistry. Dr. Smith went on to obtain a Certificate in Orthodontics and Masters in Oral Biology from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
As a proponent of lifelong learning, Dr. Smith continues to attend seminars and courses around the country. He believes in providing the most cutting edge techniques and technologies available to best meet each of his patients’ unique needs. Dr. Smith has personally conducted original research into furthering the use of modern technologies for better orthodontic treatment planning and results. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Dental Educators Association, and the American Association of Orthodontists.
Dr. Smith was a star athlete in high school football and track and field. When not working, he loves spending time outdoors hiking, hunting, fishing, snowboarding and snowmobiling. He enjoys playing basketball, tennis, and golf and delights in family outings with his wife and three children.