Wesley B. Smith, DDS

Dentist in Cary, NC

Wesley B. Smith, DDS, PA

Cary, NC Dentist - Wesley B. Smith, DDS

Dr. Smith grew up in the small town of Carthage, Texas, where he was instilled with the virtues common to small town America. Following graduation in 1986, he attended Baylor University, where he received a Bachelor's of Science degree in Biology in 1990. After one year in the pharmaceutical industry, he returned to school at the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry in Chapel Hill, NC where he graduated in 1995 and was recognized in the areas of Prosthetics and Cosmetics. Upon receiving his DDS from UNC, Dr. Smith entered into private practice in Cary, North Carolina in 1995. Since that time, he has maintained a practice emphasizing restorative as well as cosmetic dentistry.


Dr. Smith is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and the Raleigh-Wake County Dental Society. He has served in a number of leadership positions for these groups. He was also instrumental in the development of the Dental Hygiene Program at Wake Technical Community College in Raleigh, NC. He has also served as a Deputy Examiner for the North Carolina State Board of Dental Examiners, a Consultant for Case Review for the Third District Peer Review Committee, and a Consultant for Review for the North Carolina State Board of Dental Examiners. He has also served on the Wake Tech Dental Hygiene Advisory Committee. His office is a rotational site for students at Green Hope High School, Wake Technical Dental Assisting Program, Wake Technical Dental Hygiene Program, and numerous students who have been preparing for entrance into dental school.

Dr. Smith is a father of three wonderful children. He and his wife, Janie, have two sons and a daughter. He and his family attend Pittsboro Baptist Church in Pittsboro. He has also served as a leader for the Boy Scouts of America, and coached a number of recreational sports teams on which his children have participated. He enjoys being an active farmer with cattle, horses, chickens, and ducks.  He also has interests in water sports, motorcycling, and classic cars.

Janie – Office Manager

Janie – Office Manager

Janie graduated from Southern Arkansas University with a Nursing Degree in 1985. She married Dr. Smith in 1992 before the practice was started. She left her nursing career in August of 1995 and has worked on and off with the practice since then. She enjoys spending time with their three children and is actively involved in all their school functions. She also helps with the children's ministry at their church, as well as the youth and drama department.





    Jessica - Dental Assistant II

Jessica - Dental Assistant II

Jessica joined Dr. Smith's team in 2011. She received her dental assisting certification from Wake Technical Community College. She graduated with the highest academic achievement in her class. She is recently married and enjoys spending time with her husband. She plays the violin in her church orchestra. 




                                                                                                                                    Nadine - Registered Dental Hygienist

Nadine - Registered Dental Hygienist  

Nadine has been working with Dr. Smith since 1999. A graduate of the prestigious University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Nadine has over twenty years of dental hygiene experience. Before joining our team Nadine spent time working with the University Of North Carolina in the dental faculty practice periodontal clinic. She brings to the practice an experienced eye and gentle touch with high attention placed on patient comfort and understanding of procedures. In her spare time, Nadine enjoys showing horses and spending time with her husband Mike and their son Trace.



Suma - Registered Dental HygienistSuma - Registered Dental Hygienist

Suma joined Dr. Wesley Smith's dental team in early 2008. A graduate of the Wake Technical Community College, Suma is well versed in the treatment of gum disease and works closely with the patients to obtain optimum dental health. In her free time, she volunteers at her daughter's school and other cultural activities. She enjoys travelling and visiting new places with her husband, Ram and her daughter, Rhea.





Karon- Registered Dental Hygienist/Dental AssistantKaron- Registered Dental Hygienist/Dental Assistant

Karon graduated from Coastal Carolina Community College in 1983 with her dental hygiene degree. She joined our practice during the spring of 2012. She enjoys cooking, gardening, spending time with her family, and travelling.






Ryan - Lab TechnicianRyan - Lab Technician

Ryan graduated from Durham Technical School with an Associate in Applied Science in 1996. He manages Triangle Dental Designs which is a dental lab that produces dental crowns, bridges, occlusal guards, and retainers for our practice and many more in the area. He has been with Dr. Smith since 2000. Ryan lives in Cary along with his wife have two beautiful girls and a new baby boy. He enjoys playing softball and spending time with his family at the beach. He h  ... . an