At our Lafayette, LA dental office, we take pride in our experienced team. In addition to practicing comprehensive, state-of-the-art dental care, Dr. Jerome Smith and Dr. Daniel Domingue have received multiple prestigious awards for their high level of skill. Other dentists across the region come to our office to receive training in a variety of advanced procedures.
Drs. Smith and Domingue believe in ongoing education and staying current with the latest developments and advances in dentistry to provide the very best care to our patients. Our hygienists, assistants, and other staff are committed to ongoing training and education to advance and develop skills. We love dentistry, and it shows.
Our dental team looks forward to meeting you! Please feel free to contact us with any questions.
Dr. J. Jerome Smith, DDS
Dr. Smith was born and raised in Lafayette and attended Our Lady of Fatima from first grade through graduation in 1973. Subsequently, he earned a Bachelor's of Science degree and graduated cum laude from the University of Louisiana, Dr. Smith graduated from LSU's School of Dentistry in 1980 and was a member of the C. Edmund Kells Society as a top graduate. He has spent more than 40 years practicing General Dentistry in Acadiana with an emphasis on implant dentistry and comprehensive adult reconstructive care for the past 36 years.
Memberships and Bio:
- The American Academy of Implant Dentistry
- International Congress of Oral Implantology (Diplomate)
- The American Dental Association
- The Louisiana Dental Association
- The Acadiana District Dental Association (Past President)
- Fellow of the American College of Dentists
- The Committee of 100 at LSU School of Dentistry
- Louisiana Academy of General Dentistry (past C.E. Chairman)
- Recipient of the Marc Lacantro Award for Service (LA Academy of General Dentistry)
- Louisiana State Board of Dentistry
- Louisiana Academy of Continuing Education
- 232-HELP of Acadiana
- Acadiana Chapter of the Louisiana Right to Life
- Pope John Paul the Great school--former board member.
Dr. Smith also serves Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor LSU School of Dentistry. He is co-founder of the Mexico Medical/Dental Project 26 years ago in conjunction with Latin World Ministries in Guererro, Mexico.
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Dr. Danny Domingue, DDS
Dr. Daniel Domingue was born and raised in Lafayette, LA.
- St. Thomas More in 1999
- LSU Bachelor Science 2003
- LSU School of Dentistry in New Orleans 2007
- Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center in NYC 2010
Post Graduate Education
- General practice Residency Brookdale Universite Hospital 2008
- Implantology Fellowship 2010
Awards and Honors
- Certificate of Achievement from the American Academy of Implant Dentistry for outstanding leadership in Implant Dentistry 2009
- Fellowship from the International Congress of Oral Implantologists 2009
- Associate Fellowship of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry 2009
- Diplomate from the American Board of Oral Implantology, the highest award possible for a general dentist practicing implantology. He was also recognized as the youngest recipient of this award in the entire world 2011
- Mastership and Diplomate award from the International Congress of Oral Implantology for his outstanding work in Implant Dentistry 2012
- Member American Dental Association as well as the Past President of Acadiana District Dental Association
- President and Founder of Acadiana Southern Society 20012-current
- Honored Fellow American Academy of Implant Dentistry 2019
- Paul Johnson Service Award from American Academy of Implant Dentistry 2020
- Domingue, D. Shifting Trends: osseointegration to peri-implant esthetics. Implant Practice US. Vol 6, Number 5
- Domingue, D. Adding Implants to your Practice. The New Dentist. Winter 2016. page 24, 25
- Domingue, D. Do Not Try this ...