At Smith Dental's offices in Hillsboro and Aloha, OR, we’ve created a team of dedicated dental professionals who genuinely care for our patients! We’re committed to ongoing education to stay on top of the advances in our fields so we can always provide the highest level of dental care possible.
Welcome to our practice, and we look forward to meeting you!
By: Ryan Smith, DDS
Prior to his dental education, Ryan earned a BS in Biology with a minor in Biochemistry from Brigham Young University - Hawaii. He was awarded National High Honors by the American Chemical Society. Dr. Ryan also did research in the field of molecular biology.
Dr. Ryan has been an athlete since the age of five. He has competed and excelled in most sports. His passion is golf, and he golfed for four years at Westview High School, attended college in Hawaii on a golf scholarship, and competed in the University of Buffalo Golf Tournament for four years, winning three of them.
Dr. Ryan is an Eagle Scout and served a mission for his church in Brazil for two years, allowing him to become fluent in Portuguese. His current passion in life is his wonderful wife, Katie, and two-year-old daughter, Rylee.
Dr. John, a Hillsboro native, graduated from Portland State with a Bachelors in Biology. He attended dental school at Oregon Health Sciences University. Upon graduation, he completed his residency with the US Army, where he served for six years. Dr. John has practiced in Hillsboro for the past 20 years.
Dr. John is happily married and the father of two boys and one girl and the proud grandpa of three! In his spare time he enjoys biking, camping, and spending time with his family.
“I could not be more proud to welcome my son, Ryan, into our dental practice. I have every confidence that ‘Dr. Ryan’ will carry on the excellence and professionalism that our patients have come to expect from our practice.”
Dr. Erik Smith
Dr. Erik Smith grew up in Beaverton, OR. He received his bachelor's degree in Biology at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from The University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in Buffalo, New York. He began working with Smith Dental in 2015, and is passionate about helping patients feel confident about the health and appearance of their teeth.
Dr. Erik’ is an enthusiastic family man, He and his wife Kaitlyn have fun trying to keep up with their three energetic children. He is a proud Eagle Scout who loves exercising, cooking, and reading. Having Smith Dental so close to his hometown means that ‘Dr. Erik’ is able to directly give back to the community that raised him and continue to build meaningful relationships with his neighbors.
Dr. Erik’s’ promise to the community is to treat every new or current patient like they are a part of his own family. Helping find the best solutions for any dental treatment is his commitment to the members of the Smith Dental family.