Dr. Simnitt was born and raised in the South West suburbs of Portland, Oregon. After high school he attended Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah where he majored in economics and met his wife. During college he took two years off to do full time missionary work in Southern Florida and developed a love for serving his fellow man. He attended dental school at the Medical University of South Carolina, where he received his doctorate in dental medicine, developed a passion for fishing, and enjoyed doing dental missionary work in the Philippines.
Though raised in a family of artists, he also found himself also drawn to the sciences. Dr. Simnitt loves the practice of dentistry, as it is the perfect melding of both art and science. This is the best way to use his passion to serve others.
Dr. Simnitt and his wife welcomed their first daughter in December of 2017. He loves the great outdoors, wildlife and fishing and creating art.