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Dr. Jerome Smith:
Undergraduate of the University of Louisiana; Graduate of the LSU School of Dentistry Class of 1980 For the past 36 years, he has been practicing General Dentistry with Emphasis on Implant Dentistry and Comprehensive Adult Dentistry in conjunction with his nephew, Dr. Danny Domingue (youngest credentialed member American Board of Implantology in the USA) Together, they work with over 120 referral offices throughout Louisiana in providing implant surgery for their patients. He is a member of the Louisiana State Board of Dentistry; a Diplomat of the International Congress of Oral Implantology and a member of various implant and dental organizations, too numerous to mention and a recipient of The Marc Lacantro Award for Service from the Louisiana Chapter of the American Academy of General Dentistry. He is a founder of the Latin World Ministries Dental/Medical Project and has been on 35 mission trips starting back 22+ yrs. ago in Atoyac, Mexico with Rev. Larry Myers and Tom Shaffer. The project and mission has treated over 20,000 patients ranging from cleft palate surgeries to fillings, root canals and extractions. They have taken over well over 400 dental students from LSU Dental School and AT Still School of Dentistry in Arizona and dentists to the clinic in Atoyac since 1999.
Since 2007, Dr. Smith and Dr. Domingue have offered a two day marathon course in their office called, Implant Dentistry in Black and White, which consists of two days of back to back live surgeries on all aspects of advanced implant treatment combined with lectures. The course is offered every March and November and this coming November will include Dr. Cory Glenn a popular Townie and expert on creating CT Guides for placing implants. All proceeds from these courses go to Latin World Ministries. They have had dentists from all of the USA as well as Linc Harris from Austrailia come since 2007 and have raised over $300,000.00 for the clinic in Atoyac, Mexico.