LaRonda Smith, a native of Chicago, Illinois, earned an A.A.S. in dental hygiene with honors from Kennedy-King College, a B.S. in biology from Loyola University of Chicago, and an M.S. in dental hygiene, specializing in public health from University of Bridgeport Fones School of Dental Hygiene. She worked in private practice and as an adjunct clinical faculty member at her alma mater, then relocated to Dallas to work in private practice, including at Foremost Family Health Centers. LaRonda’s contributions in the community health dentistry role affords her the opportunity to educate and treat underserved and uninsured individuals and families.
LaRonda desires to help her patients understand the importance of oral health and its connection to overall health and well-being. She is an active member of the National Dental Hygienists’ Association, which seeks to support under-represented minorities in the profession of dental hygiene.
She enjoys traveling, reading and spending time with family and friends.