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Flint Hills Endodontics


General Information

Dr. Christopher Smith D.D.S

Dr. Smith first opened Flinthills Endodontics on September 11, 2002. He grew up in Savannah, Missouri and later attended KU. He graduated from Pharmacy School at KU in 1993. He would later attend dental school at UMKC and graduate in 1998. Dr. Smith then decided to pursue yet another degree! He graduated with a specialty degree in Endodontics in 2002. Dr. Smith is an excellent and kind health-care provider. He loves to work with patient's and ensure the best possible care. Along with his work, Dr. Smith enjoys spending time with his son, watching cooking shows and Andy Griffith re-runs, and going for walks. A fun fact about Dr. Smith is that his favorite musical artist is George Strait!


Lori is the Front Office Manager, we are glad she has been part of the office from the beginning of Flint Hills Endodontics.  She will greet you with a smile, help you schedule your root canal appointment, and assist with all of your financial needs.  She enjoys reading, going to movies, watching the KC Royals, going on walks with friends, and playing with her granddaughter.  Lori also enjoys spending time with her three sons!

Emily R.D.H

Emily joined our office in 2014 as a graduate of Flinthills Technical College with an Associates degree in Dental Hygiene and Applied Sciences. She is now our primary dental hygienist on staff! Emily is originally from Wamego, KS and recently announced her engagement to her highschool sweetheart. In her spare time Emily enjoys running, spending time with family and friends, being entertained by her labrador Maverick, DIY projects, and being outdoors. In our office, Emily most enjoys meeting new patients and ensuring they are comfortable for procedures.A fun fact about her is she has watched the show FRIENDS three times through and Ross is her favorite character! 



Denise joined our office as a full-time assistant in December of 2016. Denise has been working in the dental field since 1979. Throughout those years she has worked at several local offices in Manhattan while simultaneously raising a family and caring for relatives. Denise is originally from Manhattan, KS and at this time in her life wishes to be a contributing member of a caring team of professionals. In her spare time she enjoys the outdoors, spending time walking, hiking, and gardening. She also likes to entertain in her home by cooking for family and friends! A fun fact about Denise is that she is a grandmother to three granddaughters! 

Jenevieve R.D.A

Jenevieve joined our office staff in April of 2015 as a recent graduate of Flinthills Technical College with a certificate in dental assisting. Her hometown is Marion, KS and she is a senior at KSU! She is majoring in Biological Anthropolgy with a minor in English. Along with her studies she enjoys spending time with friends and family, volunteering, spending time outdoors, and traveling. In the future she is looking forward to completing her degree, volunteering in Uganda with a dental/medical clinic, and then later attending graduate school. Jenevieve greatly enjoys working in dentistry, meeting new patients, and assisting the rest of the staff to improve the care all receive! A fun fact about her is that she recently traveled to Costa Rica to provide dental care on a reservation in Grano de Oro. 


Madie joined our staff in August of 2015. She has since worked as a seasonal part-time assistant while pursuing a degree in dental hygiene at Flinthills Technical College. Madie is originally from Augusta, Kansas. Along with her studies, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, yoga, rock climbing, and running with her dog! In the future she hopes to attain a degree in dental hygiene, become a yoga teacher, and pursue photography. In our office Madie most enjoys cleaning teeth, educating patients, and reviewing radiographs.


Sara joined our office staff as a part-time assistant in March of 2016. She is originally from Salina, Kansas. Sara is a junior at KSU majoring in Life Science. She hopes to attend dental school after graduation from KSU. Along with her studies, she enjoys running, hiking, snow/water skiing, playing soccer, painting, and spending time with family and friends. In our office Sara most enjoys seeing the positive impact dental care can have on a person's life. She believes a smile is a key part of one's confidence, health, and overall well-being. 


We are happy to introduce our newest member on staff, Yasameen! She joined our staff as a part-time assistant in February, 2017. Yasameen is originally from Baghdad, Iraq but lives in Manhattan, Kansas currently pursuing a degree at KSU as a junior. Along with her studies she aspires to become a pediatric dentist. In her free time she enjoys reading and learning french. In our office Yasameen most enjoys team work and the immediancy  of the work. A fun fact about Yasameen is that she has seen the show, The Office, four times. She has also visited the Dead Sea four times as well!