David Smith, PharmD, FIACP
Pharmacist and Owner
David graduated from University of the Pacific, School of Pharmacy in 1981. He purchased A&O Clinic Pharmacy in 2003 and opened A&O Specialty Pharmacy in March 2006. With 39 years of experience,
Including 15 years with Longs Drugs and 7 years at Tom’ Medical Clinic Pharmacy in Santa Cruz, David has maintained active involvement in his profession. He served as President of the Tri-County Pharmacists Association and was a representative on the Board of Trustees for the California Pharmacists Association.
David is a member of PCCA, Pharmacy Compounding Centers of America and has specialized training in both non-sterile and sterile compounding. In 2012, he earned the distinction of Fellow with the International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists.
David is married to his wife of 23 years, Betsy Riker who is a Physician Assistant. He has two children, Serena the Pharmacist and Chad an Elementary School Teacher. Dave and Betsy have one dog and they enjoy ocean kayaking, gardening and traveling. Dave is a salt water fisherman and diver.