Marlon Smith, D.D.S.
Clinical Assistant Professor; Clinical Care Coordinator
Dr. Smith received his dental training and DDS degree at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry, graduating in 1986. He completed a 1-year General Practice Residency at Oklahoma Children’s Memorial Hospital in 1987. The next two years (1988-1989) he was a contract dentist in the US Army at Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas. Dr. Smith went into private practice in the Sacramento area from 1989-2015. He joined the MWU team as an assistant clinical professor in May of 2015 and became a Clinical Care Coordinator in November of 2016. He is a member of the tripartite ADA organization. He was presented a Dean’s Award in 2016 for his oversight of the orthodontic pre-clinical curriculum and clinical orthodontics in 2015-2016. He composes on the classical guitar and enjoys nature photography.