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Irving, TX 75062

Dr. Smith’s Credentials

B. Kent Smith DDS, D-ABDSM

  • President, American Sleep and Breathing Academy
  • Board Certified in Dental Sleep Medicine
  • Six Month Smiles (an adult cosmetic short-term orthodontic system) Clinical Instructor (one of six worldwide)

Education:

  • Lubbock Christian University – B.S. Biology
  • Baylor College of Dentistry 1985
  • Extensive continuing education with over 200 hours each year (12 hours yearly are required)
  • LVI Global continuum

Certifications:

  • Diplomate, American Board Dental Sleep Medicine
  • Diplomate, American Sleep and Breathing Academy
  • Nitrous Oxide Sedation
  • Oral Sedation
  • CPR / Basic Life Support
  • Invisalign (Premier Provider)

Professional Leadership Positions:

  • President, American Sleep and Breathing Academy
  • Clinical Instructor and Mentor for Six Month Smiles
  • Weekly Radio Show Host of "Pillow Talk" on KAAM 770 in Dallas
  • Developer/CEO FindCE.com©
  • Advisory Committee, Australasian Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
  • Expert witness on $300,000,000 wrongful death suit related to sleep
  • Top 10 VIP by the Speaking Consulting Network for 2009

Published in:

  • Dental Practice & Finance
  • Dental Economics
  • Dental Equipment & Materials
  • RDH Magazine
  • The Irving Journal
  • The Irving News
  • Editor/Advisor Boy Scout Dentistry Merit Badge pamphlet

Presentations/Speaking:

  • Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics
  • TED Talk
  • Sunrise Dental Solutions
  • Star of the South – Houston
  • SomnoMed Annual Symposium
  • Smile Source
  • Sleep Australia (NAOL)
  • Six Month Smiles
  • Seminars for Success
  • Seattle Study Club
  • Productive Dentist Academy
  • Pittsburgh Academy of Dentistry
  • Nierman Group
  • Mahan & Associates
  • Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies (Instructor of the three-day course on Sleep Disordered Breathing from 2008 until 2010)
  • Kansas City Orthodontics for General Practitioners
  • International Association for Comprehensive Aesthetics
  • International Academy of Sleep
  • HDIQ Dental Meeting
  • Greater Southwest Dental Conference
  • Ft. Worth District Dental Society
  • Ft. Worth Academy of General Dentistry
  • Florida National Dental Convention
  • Dental Sleep Masters
  • Dental Services Group
  • Cleveland Center for Exceptional Practices
  • CareStream Annual Meeting
  • Cain & Watters Annual Meeting
  • American Sleep & Breathing Academy
  • American Association of Physiological Medicine & Dentistry
  • American Academy of Oral Systemic Health
  • American Academy of Craniofacial Pain
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
  • American Academy of Dental Practice Administrators