Dr. Jeremy Smith, Cosmetic Dentist
• Union College
• University of Louisville
• University of Louisville School
• Amateur Soccer
Dr. Jeremy Smith has over 20 years of private practice experience in Florida and Georgia. He is a native Kentuckian, who grew up in the Louisville area, majored in biology, and played college soccer while attending Union College and the University of Louisville. Dr. Smith met the early admittance academic requirements to the University of Louisville School of Dentistry and received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree in 2000.
During his time in Florida, Dr. Smith honed his cosmetic and reconstructive skills working with an instructor at the esteemed Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Education. Continuing his practice experience in Georgia allowed him to become an even more complete dentist with Dr. Bill Williams a Master of the Academy of General Dentistry, neuromuscular dentist, and a former TMD instructor. Dr. Smith helped Dr. Williams and his office achieve 8 straight Best of Gwinnett Awards, and was named to Gwinnett Magazine's People To Know.
Based on this wealth of experience and expertise, Dr. Smith is able to offer every aspect of modern dentistry, whether the need is veneers, Invisalign, implant restoration, laser dentistry, extraction, or root canal therapy. A perfectionist by nature, he ensures that each procedure or case is handled with the precision and the attention it deserves. Dr. Smith keeps current with the latest technology and progress in dentistry as a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the Georgia Dental Association. At the same time, the heart of Dr. Smith's philosophy is his focus on building long-term relationships with his patients. He enjoys getting to know about his patients, their families, their likes and their dislikes.
Dr. Smith has given back to the community through his involvement in the Deserving Diva Foundation, volunteering his services at the Hebron Community Health Center, and providing dentistry to Russian orphans involved with the T.E.A.R. program. He has written for the Gwinnett Sports Medicine Magazine and has had several speaking engagements. Dr. Smith formerly served as a team dentist for the Gwinnett Gladiators and Georgia Force.
Outside of the office, Dr. Smith enjoys spending time with his wife, Julie, a physician assistant in a family practice, and his children, Addison, Parker, and Isabella. His hobbies include weightlifting, running, and playing soccer on an amateur team in the Atlanta area. Dr. Smith is a huge sports fan and supporter of all of Atlanta's professional teams. His true love is anything associated with his beloved Louisville Cardinals.
Dr. Troy Davidson, Pediatric Dentist
• University of Virginia
• All water sports
• Mountain climbing
• Beating Dr. Crosby at Ping-Pong
Dr. Troy Davidson was born and raised in Orem, Utah. After graduation from high school, he studied at Brigham Young University (BYU), served a two-year church mission to the people of Paraguay (becoming fluent in Spanish along the way), and returned to graduate from BYU with a Merit Scholarship to study dentistry at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
After graduating, and receiving his DDS from UCLA, Dr. Davidson chose to further his education attending the General Practice Residency at the University of Virginia (where he served as the chief resident) and, soon afterward, decided to specialize in the field of pediatric dentistry. Dr. Davidson sought and was awarded the highly coveted single resident position in the Pediatric Dental Program at Primary Children's Medical Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. During this training, he simultaneously completed a multidisciplinary post-doctoral fellowship in neurodevelopmental disabilities. Shortly after completing his formal training, Dr. Davidson was awarded Diplomate status by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, the highest distinction in this specialty.
Dr. Davidson, combines extensive training and experience with a compassionate, fun, and professional approach. He takes great satisfaction in helping children have a positive, healthy dental experience, founded in a relationship of trust. As the father of four young children, Dr. Davidson relates to parents and their desire that their children receive the best possible dental care.
Dr. Davidson has been heavily involved in service his entire life. He helped establish a South Central Care and worked with the Latin American Dental Society to provide dental care and education to underserved Los Angeles area children. He has also been involved in Habitat for Humanity and organized and managed a $35,000 fundraising operation to rebuild earthquake ravaged regions of El Salvador.
Dr. Davidson enjoys spending his free time with his wife, Amber, and their three young children.
Dr. Michael Crosby, Orthodontist
• University of Utah
• University of Nebraska
Dr. Michael Crosby was born - the second of eight children - in Salt Lake City, Utah. Mike got to know the family orthodontist well, as seemingly each of his siblings - including himself - went through the office for orthodontics.
After a rich and varied undergraduate experience that included academic work at the University of Utah, a five-month study abroad in Israel at the BYU Jerusalem Center, and a two year church mission serving the people of Brazil, Mike began his graduate studies at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He excelled both academically and clinically during Dental School and earned several awards and recognitions. One important recognition involved Mike's selection as mentor and guide to other dental students in their educational progress.
Dr. Crosby graduated dental school cum laude in 2005 and entered the University of Nebraska Medical Center for his orthodontic residency. He is one of the few students to complete his orthodontic training in conjunction with a Master of Science Degree. His thesis involving the use of computer models to better understand the physics and pathology of TMJ was recognized with the Charles Schultz Resident Scholar award, and Dr. Crosby has coauthored many papers based on the findings of this research.
Dr. Crosby has been married to his wife, Kristine, since 2001. They are the parents of four children: Kira, Noah, Brady, and Lucy. In 2010, Noah was diagnosed with Type I diabetes on his fourth birthday. Dr. Crosby and his wife are heavily involved in diabetes research and causes that support improving quality of life and finding a cure for those who suffer from this disease. They support the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). For more information, and ways to help, please visit www.jdrf.org.
Outside of work, Mike enjoys time with his family and playing sports. He is the undisputed ping-pong champion of his family, extended family, former classmates, and current coworkers. He recently purchased a table for his office at Johns Creek, and is up for a game anytime if you'd like to drop by and challenge him.