Meet Dr. Smith
The team at Advanced Dentistry of Centre County is thrilled to welcome Dr. Sayuri Smith, DMD, PhD to the team. Dr. Smith is a highly trained periodontist, specializing in the prevention and treatment of gum diseases and in dental implant surgery.
The addition of Dr. Smith to our team will allow us to provide even more convenience to our patients. We can now offer all dental implant services in house, giving our patients an easy and convenient option for permanently replacing missing teeth.
Dr. Smith also specializes in all periodontal treatments, gum surgery, gum grafting, and cosmetic gum contouring. She will also provide advanced treatments such as bone grafting, crown lengthening, sinus lifts, and tooth extractions in our state of the art facility.
Dr. Smith holds degrees from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine and the Okayama University Dental School in Japan. She obtained her PhD in Biopathological Science at Okayama University while completing her training in Periodontics. She also completed a residency program for Periodontics and pursued her research in exploring new materials for dental treatments with the National Institute of Health at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Smith is a diplomat of the American Board of Periodontology as well as the American Academy of Periodontology, ADA, PDA, and the Dental Society of Western Pennsylvania.