Dr. Tyler Shoemaker, DMD, CPA Chief Dental Officer
As the Chief Dental Officer at Smiles Services, Dr. Shoemaker coordinates doctor recruitment and career development, continuing education and clinical initiatives, maintenance and integration of clinical quality controls, and dental community interfacing.
Dr. Shoemaker is the former president of Synergy Dental Partners, a brokerage firm serving clients with practice valuation, transition strategy, coaching, business planning, and litigation support.
Since 2004 Dr. Shoemaker has owned, operated, or been affiliated with dental practices throughout Northeastern Washington and North Idaho.
Dr. Shoemaker is a CPA with nearly twenty years of accounting experience. While at Mallinckrodt Inc., a worldwide healthcare firm, Dr. Shoemaker conducted internal audits of operations in Europe, South America, and North America. As an auditor with Arthur Andersen LLP, Dr. Shoemaker served numerous national and multinational clients including: Ameritech, Waste Management, Great Dane Trucking, Montgomery Ward, Rand McNally, Eagle Industries, The Parts House, Johnstown Corp., Arlington Raceway, and Exide Technologies.
Dr. Shoemaker holds a B.A. in accounting from the University of Utah and received his dental training at Southern Illinois School of Dental Medicine. He has received advanced dental training at the Las Vegas Institute, Zimmer Implant Institute, and the Scottsdale Center for Dentistry. He is a Past-President of the Spokane District Dental Society, board member of the Spokane District Dental Society Foundation, member of the American Dental Association, Washington State Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Dental Group Practice, and formerly a member of The Institute of Internal Auditors.