evanston il orthodontics

Meet Dr. Kimberly Mays Smith

Dr. Kimberly Mays Smith grew up in Little Rock with a passion for helping others. From a young age, Dr. Kim has understood the value of family and serving others.

This led her to pursue a career in orthodontics. Ever since she opened her practice, Dr. Kim has been bringing healthy, beautiful smiles to her community.


Education & Experience

Dr. Smith received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery Degree from The Baltimore College of Dental Surgery in 1998, where she was inducted into the Gorgas Odontological Honorary Society.

As a recipient of the Colgate Palmolive Annie Elizabeth “Bessie” Delaney Scholarship Award, she entered the orthodontic residency program at Howard University, where she received her specialty certificate in orthodontics and maxillofacial orthopedics.

Dr. Smith is an accomplished specialist with almost 20 years of dental and orthodontic experience. In 2022, she was featured as a top doctor in the Top Docs and Women in Medicine magazine.

Tired of the strictly clinical environments offered by many dental practices, she purchased her existing practice in Evanston, IL to offer quality, compassionate orthodontic care to all of her patients.

Professional Affiliates

A consummate professional, Dr. Kim is a life-long learner, always current with the latest advancements in her field and staying ahead of any new technology and trends.

This commitment to excellence is just a small way she exhibits her dedication to maintaining the highest standard of patient care.

Dr. Kim holds active membership in the following organizations:

  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • American Dental Association
  • Illinois State Dental Society
  • Midwestern Society of Orthodontists
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Outside the Office

A southern girl at heart, Dr. Kim enjoys spending time with family and friends, especially her beautiful daughter Kennedy! Together, they enjoy many outdoor activities including both skiing and water sports.

Dr. Kim’s parents were successful entrepreneurs, and they introduced Dr. Kim to the importance of community service at a young age.

So it's no surprise that she is active in several service organizations dedicated to improving her community. Between motherhood, family commitments, and community service, Dr. Kim finds time to explore the world and an avid traveler.