Kimmy — Clinical Coordinator/Orthodontic Assistant
Hobbies: I enjoy yoga and walking in my neighborhood.
Family: I have four nieces, one nephew and two great nieces that I really love spending time with.
Favorite Food: Chicken Romano
What I love about Pittsburgh: The small town feel!
From Kimmy: “I have worked for Dr. Smith for 34+ years. Our office is a great place to work and I truly enjoy talking to our patients and helping them get excited about their orthodontic treatment!”
Cathie — Financial/Insurance Coordinator
Hobbies: My boys are heavily involved in baseball. I enjoy watching them play!
Favorite Vacation Spot: Cape May, New Jersey — I’ve been going there every year since 1990.
If Cathie was in the Wizard of Oz, she’d be… “The Wizard,” able to grant everyone’s wishes!
Family: My hubby, Mark, and two wonderful boys named Neil and Cody.
Favorite Memory from Smiles by Smith: A Christmas outing to Pittsburgh Glass
From Cathie: “I grew up in the North Hills and have worked in the dental field for 21 years. I enjoy working for Dr. Smith and the staff — lots of fun! Cathie@smilesbysmith.com — E-mail me with any questions!”
Linda — Treatment Coordinator
Favorite Food: anything and everything pumpkin!!
Family: My husband, Pete; two daughters, Chelsea and Brigitte; and two grandchildren, Tatum and Cavern
If Linda was in the Wizard of Oz, she’d be… “G(linda)” — the good witch, able to make all your dreams come true!
What I love about Pittsburgh: The people
From Linda: “I have worked in this office forever and a day and still enjoy it! Living in the area, I have the opportunity to see patients outside the office.”
Karen — Orthodontic Assistant
Family: Husband, Mike; and my two sons, Michael and Jeff. I also have two Yorkies, Georgie Girl and Hannah!
Favorite Actor: Pierce Brosnan and Patrick Swayze
Favorite Food: Seafood! Crab, clams, and lobster!
Most Memorable Time at Smiles by Smith: Delivering pumpkins to local dentists!
From Karen: “I have worked in the field of orthodontics for 21 years. This is the most fun I have had in an office ever.”
Christina — Treatment Coordinator
Hobbies: skiing, cooking, scuba diving
Family: crazy Italian family!
Favorite Food: Italian, Latin—Asia fusion, Mexican, Seafood
Favorite Vacation Spot: Fort Lauderdale, FL
From Christina: “I’ve worked in other offices, and it’s refreshing to work in an office that truly cares. Each patient is seen with enthusiasm and compassion, something not easily found these days.”
Elaine — Treatment Coordinator
Hobbies: Golden retrievers, my wonderful chickens and exploring Pittsburgh cuisine
Family: My daughter Alison who lives in Long Island and my daughter Lauren and her three beautiful little girls Abigail Alex and Charlotte
What I love about Pittsburgh: The Vibe, The great people, The food and the sports culture-It’s why I left New York!
My Next Vacation: Alaska in March to see the Iditarod and the Northern Lights
Emily — Orthodontic Assistant
Hobbies: Walking in north park
Favorite Vacation Spot: Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Favorite Food: I like everything so I truly have no favorites!
What I love about Pittsburgh: How everyone gets so in to all the sports teams, I am a HUGE Pens fan!!
From Emily: I have worked in orthodontics previously, this is the most fun I have had! I love everyone I work with and Dr. Smith is an awesome boss!!