The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.
Alexander W. Smith, PhD, D.M.D.
Dentist in Westminster, COThe Family Dentist
- Doctor of Dental Medicine
2001-2005 Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
- Graduated Summa Cum Laude
- Doctorate of Philosophy in Microbiology (PhD)
1996-2001 University of Alabama at Birmingham
- Bachelor of Science in Microbiology (B.S.)
1992-1996 Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama
- Member of the American Orthodontic Society
Dr. Smith and his wife Julie have two children. He has a passion for photography and is an extremely talented photographer!
Melissa (Practice Manager)
Melissa joined the practice in 2018. She is a Colorado native and has been in dentistry since 1994. Her wealth of experience and knowledge bring office efficiency. She is always striving to provide the ultimate patient experience, making every patient feel comfortable and welcome. Outside of the office she enjoys spending time with her family. She is married to her high school sweetheart and has an adult daughter and son. She has a granddaughter who is her world! She has a very special place in her heart for all of her rescues!
Julie (Insurance Coordinator)
Julie started working at The Family Dentist in 2014 and has been a joy to work with. She will greet you with her wonderful smile at the front desk! She is very detail oriented and takes care of all your insurance needs!
Adriana (Patient Coordinator)
Adriana has been at The Family Dentist since 2020. She has excellent customer service skills and keeps our schedule running smoothly! Her favorite part of working in the dental field is she loves being able to build relationships with our patients! She is married and has a 7 year old daughter and a 7 year old chihuahua named Duke. In her free time she loves to spend time with her family. They are foodies and always love to try new places to eat.
Kelly B (Registered Dental Hygienist)
Kelly has been a dental hygienist in our practice since 2007. She has grown twin daughters and a son. She and her husband love to travel and hike.
Linda (Registered Dental Hygienist)
Linda has been with the practice since 2017. She was born and raised in Southern California and started her interest in the field of dentistry at a young age. She started as a dental assistant while still in high school (2004) and through college as she obtained her Biological Science degree at UCI and later her dental hygiene license. She has been a hygienist since 2013 and has enjoyed interacting with different people every day. She continues to use her science background to keep at the forefront of various research and new discoveries in dentistry. Linda enjoys sharing this information with her patients and is passionate about educating them on the link between systemic and oral health. She looks forward to providing our patients with a caring, compassionate and gentle experience. In her free time, she enjoys playing mahjong with friends, planning her next travel spot, spending time with her husband and exploring her new home state of Colorado. She can also speak conversational Vietnamese.