Meet Dr. Smiley

Dr. SmileyDr. Steven J. Smiley has been providing outstanding orthodontic care to Spartanburg area residents since 1989, when he joined his father’s private practice. Before joining, he earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery as well as a Master’s degree and Certificate in Orthodontics at the University of North Carolina.

Dr. Smiley believes in the importance of investing in continuing education for himself and his team. He regularly attends continuing education courses focused on various aspects of orthodontic care so that he can offer the most current treatment options.

He not only stays on the cutting edge of the latest advancements in orthodontics through continuing education courses, but also by maintaining memberships with numerous professional organizations including:

  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Southern Association of Orthodontists
  • South Carolina Association of Orthodontists (Past President)
  • American Dental Association
  • South Carolina Dental Association
  • Piedmont District Dental Society
  • Spartanburg County Dental Society
  • Western Carolina Cleft Lip/Palate Craniofacial Team

Dr. Smiley is active in his community, volunteering with Healthy Smiles of Spartanburg and serving as the orthodontist for the Children's Rehabilitative Services Program which provides orthodontic care for children with cleft lip and palate and other craniofacial abnormalities.

In his leisure time, he enjoys fishing, boating, gardening and spending time with his wife and three children.