At Tuscarora Dental, we believe that exceptional dentistry goes beyond technical expertise – it's about understanding people, building relationships, and helping each patient discover thriving overall health. Our office is not just a dental practice; it's a safe environment where you can ask questions, learn about optimizing wellness, and feel at ease knowing your smile is in the very best hands.
Get to Know
Dr. Brandon Smith
Dr. Smith's journey in dentistry began right here at Hedgesville High School. He later pursued his passion by earning his dental degree from West Virginia’s School of Dentistry. His dedication to excellence led him to further advanced education and training, including a one-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at the Martinsburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
With certifications in laser treatments, oral sedation, IV moderate conscious sedation, and SMART certification from the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT), Dr. Smith is well-equipped to provide you with the best care possible. He is an active member of esteemed organizations like the American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE), the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), and the American Dental Association (ADA). Dr. Smith is also a fellow of the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies (LVIF).
Dr. Smith believes in using cutting-edge technology and treatment techniques to make sure you receive top-notch dental care without the hassle of excessive referrals. But more than that, he's committed to changing any negative perceptions you might have about dentistry by creating a comfortable and stress-free environment.
Dr. Smith is married to Dr. Browning and is a proud parent to their beautiful daughter, Georgia, as well as their loving therapy dogs, Johnny Cash and June Carter. When he's not in the office, Dr. Smith enjoys exploring the mountains, traveling, and discovering historic cultural sites. You can also find him flying planes in his free time.
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Dr. Angelina Browning
Originally from Cross Lanes, Dr. Browning found her home in the Eastern Panhandle in 2015. Her educational journey is marked by excellence and a passion for dentistry.
Dr. Browning earned her Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences with minors in Chemistry and Latin from Marshall University. She then pursued her dental education at West Virginia University, where she further honed her skills and knowledge. Her commitment to providing exceptional care led her to complete a one-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at the Martinsburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Here, she served homeless veterans, holding hospital privileges and making a meaningful impact in her community.
With certifications in lasers and nitrous oxide, Dr. Browning is well-versed in the latest techniques to maximize comfort throughout your dental visits. She is an active member of several prestigious organizations, including the American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE), the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), the International Association of Physiologic Aesthetics (IAPA), the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT), the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), and the American Dental Association (ADA). In 2021, she achieved a Fellowship through the esteemed Las Vegas Institute (LVI), a testament to her dedication to excellence.
Dr. Browning's passion for dentistry was inspired by her late grandfather, Dr. James LaCava. Her interests encompass a wide range of dental specialties, including functional and biologic medicine, physiologic dentistry, conservative restorations, prosthodontics, cosmetic dentistry, oral surgery, and implant dentistry. She takes immense pride in the quality of her work and values the trust her patients place in her.
Creating a positive and comfortable patient experience is crucial for Dr. Browning. She strives to make every visit as stress-free as possible, making sure you feel at ease in her care. Outside the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, exploring the world through travel, reading books, and furthering her knowledge of nutrition and functional medicine. At home, she finds joy in the company of her golden retrievers, Johnny Cash and June Carter.
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What to Expect at Your First Visit
At your first visit, expect a warm welcome and personalized care tailored just for you. We're dedicated to ensuring your experience with us is comfortable, informative, and focused on your unique dental needs.
During your consultation, our experienced team will take the time to understand your concerns, preferences, and goals. We believe in open communication so you have the opportunity to discuss any questions you might have.
Leveraging Top-Notch Tech
Before building your custom treatment plan, we’ll leverage our state-of-the-art tools so you receive the highest standard of care available. These tools are designed to enhance the accuracy of your diagnosis and the effectiveness of your treatments.
Crafting Your Tailored Treatment Plan
Once we’ve captured enough data, our team will craft a personalized treatment plan designed specifically for your dental needs. We believe in comprehensive, individualized care, addressing both immediate concerns and long-term overall health goals.
technology That Transforms Your Experience
Digital Smile Design
Advanced TMD Tools
“The Wand” STA Anesthesia System
Patient Monitoring System for IV Sedation Procedures
Extraoral Evacuation System for SMART Mercury Amalgam Removal
OraVerse Dental Anesthetic Reversal Agent
Enbio Sterilization System
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How Can We Elevate Your Experience?
We’re committed to making your time with us as enjoyable as possible. If you have any special requests or ideas on how we can enhance your first visit, please share your thoughts with us. Our team is here to listen and cater to your needs, ensuring an incredible experience from start to finish.