Dr Smith

Dr. Mike Smith is a 1976 graduate of Tipton High School, a 1980 graduate of Indiana University and a 1984 graduate of the Indiana University School of Dentistry. He has been practicing in Tipton for over 29 years. He is a past president of the Indiana Dental Association, The Indianapolis District Dental Society, and the Rotary Club of Tipton.

Currently Dr. Smith continues as president of the IDA Insurance Services Corporation for the Indiana Dental Association. Dr. Mike, as he is known in the office enjoys his family, Stacy, Joan and Zach and his two dogs Mac & Charlie Brown. He is active in the IU Varsity Club and still travels to both IU Football and IU Basketball games when time allows.

Dr. Smith has served as a volunteer at the Generraset Free Clinic and is now the Dental Director of the Trinity Free Clinic, which provides free dental medical care to the underprivileged. He is a volunteer provider for the Foundation for Dentistry for the Handicapped and has done dentistry in the mission field of Haiti.

Dr. Smith is supported by a strong and dedicated team who are all ready to welcome you like family and help you achieve your dental health goals!

Mindy OverdorfMindy OverdorfBusiness Manager

Mindy will be happy to help you with all of your appointment scheduling, billing and insurance concerns. She began working for Dr. Smith’s father, Dr. Maurice “Chub” Smith as a dental assistant in January 1978 and has been with the practice ever since. She has been married to the love of her life, Bruce for 33 years. Mindy loves spending time with her family, shopping and watching Dancing with the Stars!

“My work at Smith Family Dentistry has filled a large part of my life. I love what I do, and after 34 years, my patients and my coworkers have become my family.”

Lori HuntLori HuntHygienist

Lori graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 1982. She went to work for Dr. Maurice “Chub” Smith upon graduation and has continued to work for Dr. Mike after his Father’s retirement. Lori is married to Keith Hunt and they have two daughters Paige and Morgan. She loves crafting and thrift shopping.

“Dr. Mike is one of the most caring and ethical people I have ever known. I trust him to care for myself and all of my family’s dental needs.”

Shay PlumerShay PlumerHygienist

Shay graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 1987 and joined Smith Family Dentistry in the fall of 1994. Shay is married to Gary Plumer and they have twin boys, Alex and Sam. She loves crafting, gardening and Pinterest .

“Mike Smith is the most caring and compassionate dentist I know. He treats his patients like they are his family.”

CAthy RelfordCathy RetherfordHygienist

Cathy graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2001 and has worked at Smith Family Dentistry ever since. She has been married to her husband Greg for 10 years and they have two daughters. In her free time Cathy enjoys walking and spending time with her family and friends, watching “Friends” reruns.

“We work together as a team to provide optimal care to our patients.”

Susan SloanSusan SloanHygienist

Susan graduated from Indiana University of South Bend on May 12, 1998. She went to work for Dr. Mike in July of 1998. Susan has been with the practice going on 14 years. Susan loves to cook and paint and lives with her family in Tipton County on their farm.

“Everyone who works here truly cares about each other and our patients.”

Debby NethertonDebby NethertonFront Office

Debby has been with the practice for 13 years. She is our recall coordinator. Debby is married to Steve and they have two sons, Brandon and Drew. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Having recently celebrated a landmark birthday, it is impressive to note that Debby can still do a cartwheel.

“This is just the best place to work.”

Beth StewartBeth StewartFront Office

Beth started working for Dr. Mike in July of 1999. She is married to Dennis and they have three great children and eight wonderful grandchildren. Beth also works on their farm in Tipton County. She raises and shows Quarter Horses and also raises Pembroke Welsh Corgis. She can sing too!

“I was a patient before I came to work here, and I always received the best in care.”

Angie Ehman (2)Angie EhmanDental Assistant

Angie has been an expanded functions dental assistant with Dr. Mike for over 11 years. She is married to Brad and they have four children; Tori, Tyler, Tristan and Trey. When Angie has spare time she thoroughly enjoys spending it with her family and friends.  She is also often found singing and sometimes even dancing in the office!

“Smith Family Dentistry is my second family.”

Gina NeffGina NeffDental Assistant

Gina has been working for Dr. Mike for over 20 years. She lives in Tipton and has three children, Mary, Jack and Abby. Gina enjoys spending her free time with her grandson, Mason and trying out new recipes. She also loves to draw.

“We are all just one big, happy family.”

Megan BlackburnMegan BlackburnDental Assistant

Megan began her career in the dental field over 5 years ago. She is a certified dental assistant. In her free time Megan enjoys spending time with her husband Isaiah and her young son, Grayson. She loves to Pinterest and she’s an avid Colts fan.

“This is a team environment, and we are a family-oriented practice.”