Dr. Robin Hobbs – Pediatrics

Dr. Robin Hobbs was born and raised in Houston, Texas. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Prairie View A&M University in 2005 and her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Meharry Medical College in 2010. Dr. Hobbs then went on to complete her certificate in Pediatric Dentistry from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in June of 2012.

Professional memberships include the Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, Tennessee Dental Association, and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Hobbs is a board certified Pediatric Dentist through the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and has been recognized as one of Nashville Lifestyles’ Top Pediatric Dentists yearly since 2017 and one of Nashville’s 25 Most Beautiful People in 2018.

In her spare time she enjoys traveling, blogging, volunteering with Interfaith Dental and her church and exploring new restaurants and venues with her fiance’.

Dr. Heidi Sottek – Orthodontics

Dr. Heidi Sottek attended the University of Michigan Dental School earning her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree in 2003. Upon completion, Dr. Heidi entered the United States Air Force as a recipient of the Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP). She earned the rank of Major and served proudly for nine years.

Prior to her dedication in the field of Orthodontics, she served four years as a general dentist during which time Dr. Heidi received postgraduate training in Advanced Education in General Dentistry. Her pursuit of dental excellence led to many honors, including the Air Force Material Command Junior Dental Officer of the Year Award and the 72nd Air Base Wing Company Grade Officer of the Year Award.

In 2009, Dr. Heidi completed her Post-Doctoral training at the Tri-Service Orthodontic Residency Program in Wilford Hall, Lackland AFB, Texas, obtaining her specialty certificate in Orthodontics. She continued to be recognized with the Commendation Service Medal and the Meritorious Service Medal during the remainder of her Air Force career.

Dr. Heidi joined the Snodgrass King family in 2012. She is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, Southern Association of Orthodontists, Tennessee Orthodontic Association and the American Dental Association.

Dr. Heidi, her husband Tom and their four children stay busy on their homestead in Lebanon, gardening and raising chickens! You can check out their family misadventures on Instagram @homesteadcommons. They also volunteer at their local church and are involved in the local community and schools supporting #wilsoncountyfirst.

Dr. Matthew Smith – Adults

Dr. Matthew Smith grew up in Detroit, MI and is a perfect fit for Music City Nashville! He started his career in music at the Indiana University Jacob’s School of Music where he obtained his Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Classical Guitar Performance. While maintaining an active performing and rigorous teaching schedule, he decided to pursue a career in dental medicine and earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Meharry Medical College in Nashville.

Dr. Smith sees many similarities between his performing arts background and dentistry. He takes great care in creating a safe space for patients to relax and feel at ease. He uses a lot of the same intricate eye hand coordination skills for playing guitar to create healthy beautiful smiles.

After work Dr. Smith enjoys watching the Preds, tennis and spending time at local dog parks with his Yorkie, Oli! He also practices the Filipino martial art of Balintawak Eskrima and has black belts in Taekwondo and Hapkido.