Dr. Charles A. Smith is a graduate of Ocean Springs High School. After high school he attended Perkinston Junior College where he was President of the Student Body and a member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of South Alabama and graduated from the University of Alabama with his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree in 1975. Dr. Smith also completed a rotating internship in the United States Air Force, and has been in practice in Ocean Springs since 1979. He is also an active member of the American Dental Association and the Mississippi Dental Association. Since he began practicing dentistry, Dr. Smith has kept up to date on many continuing educational classes, ensuring that his patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental care.