Meet Our Team


Ian S. Silversmith, DDS

Dr. Silversmith earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University. He completed his dental training at the Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine, where he then specialized in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics. During his education, Dr. Silversmith was awarded honors including induction into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Dental Society, the American Association of Orthodontists Award, the American College of Dentists Outstanding Student Award, and the Evan Kravitz Memorial Scholar-Athlete Award.

Silversmith Orthodontics started in 2010 with the goal of providing high-quality orthodontic care in a relaxed and caring atmosphere. Dr. Silversmith achieves this goal by attending continuing education courses, reading current research articles, subscribing to several educational forums, collaborating with other dental professionals, and much more. Dr. Silversmith is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, and the Rhode Island Dental Association. He joined the Pierre Fauchard Academy in 2012 after being invited by fellow dentists from Rhode Island.

Dr. Silversmith credits his sense of dedication, endurance, and commitment to the years he was a wrestler from middle school through high school and the importance his family placed on education and integrity. He lives in South Kingstown with his wife, Jeanine, and their two children. His interests include biking, swimming, and hiking.

Our Team


We can only provide great care with a team of dedicated staff. Doreen is our Patient Coordinator that juggles many roles including scheduling, finances, and insurance coordinating. Our Orthodontic Assistants, Monique, Jessica, and Sarah, are certified to take radiographs and are trained to follow infection control protocols. We try to provide every patient with the best experience possible while emphasizing patient education at every visit to ensure the most successful outcome.