Yathi Lingam, DDS

Meet Dr. Lingam

Yathi Lingam, DDS, is a dentist devoted to his craft and bringing Olympia Smiles to every patient. Dr. Lingam received his doctorate from Loma Linda School of Dentistry in 1997. He is an accredited member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and the Academy of Osseontegration. Additionally, Dr. Lingam received advanced training in implant dentistry, including bone grafts and sinus augmentation. He also trained with Dr. John Chao at the Pinhole Academy for pinhole gum rejuvenation.

Understanding the needs of his patients, Dr. Lingam is respected and admired for his honest and conservative approach to dental care. He takes pride in working closely with Joint Base Lewis McChord by helping our military soldiers achieve deployment readiness.

Dr. Lingam is an avid outdoor enthusiast and it’s easy to understand why. He participated in Ride the Hurricane, the challenging cyclist hill climb. On foot he has climbed to the top of Mt. St. Helens, Half Dome in Yosemite, and the high -altitude refuge Camp Muir on Mt. Ranier.

Dr. Lingam enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. His passion for photography is on display with several photos on this website.

Dr. Lingam and the entire Olympia Smiles team look forward to providing high-quality dental care to you and your family.