Skill and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care. As dental professionals, our team stays up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry in order to provide the most current treatment options for our patients. As doctors, we recognize that our patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in us and our team. That is just one of many reasons why we value each and every patient relationship.
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Our Dentist is an active member several prestigious dental organizations:
Colby Smith, DDS, MAGD
Ask any of his patients and they will tell you that Dr. Smith is patient, sincere, and dedicated to helping you achieve your best possible smile. Imagine a doctor who takes time to explain your options, answer all of your questions, and has your wellbeing as his top priority.
Dr. Smith grew up only a few miles from the office, graduating with honors from Bella Vista High School, where he was a three-sport athlete and varsity team captain. He went on to UC Santa Barbara, where he was an Honor student, earning a degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in only three years. Most importantly he met his wife Stacie at UCSB, where they both worked as scientific scuba divers. They were married in 2011 and have two amazing daughters that make life a never-ending outdoor adventure, art project, or both.
Dr. Smith is fortunate to have been practicing dentistry since 2008. He earned his doctorate and completed advanced residency training at UCLA, where he also taught students and residents for over ten years. He has received many professional accolades and is board-certified in General Dentistry, an achievement equalled by fewer than 1% of all dentists nationwide. Dr. Smith continues to stay at the top of his game. He completes over 150 hours of continuing education every year, teaches courses for other dentists, and has published several scientific articles. He continues to learn so he can provide you with the best, most comfortable dental care possible.
James M. Jack, DDS
He attended Del Oro High School and then continued on to Sierra College for two years. Dr. Jack is a graduate of UC Berkley with a degree in Biological Sciences. He attended Emory University and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 1980. After graduation he returned to Granite Bay and worked as an a associate for a few years until he opened his practice in Granite Bay in 1984. He still lives in Granite Bay with his wife, Kathleen and two dogs, Ralphie and Scout. His parents live a quarter of a mile away and still live in his childhood home. Their oldest daughter, Katie worked at the front desk at the dental practice for 2 years and then moved to San Diego to work for Vet Prep. His middle child, Kimberly decided to follow in her dad's footsteps and is now working as a hygienist in his practice. His youngest child, Jimmy graduated from Loyola Marymount University with a degree in film production. Dr. Jack enjoys spending time traveling with his family to Fiji, Australia, New Zealand and the Carribean. On weekends he enjoys quiet time up at the family cabin in Tahoe Donner.