Dr. Brien J. Smith, MD

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Specializes in Clinical Neurophysiology • Male • Age 53

2855 Michigan St NE Ste 200
Grand Rapids, MI 49506
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Dr. Smith's Experience

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Dr. Smith's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Smith Performs

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Conditions Dr. Smith Treats

  • Ataxia
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
SHMG (Neurology) - Michigan NE
SHMG (Neurology) - Michigan NE
2855 Michigan St NE Ste 200
Grand Rapids, MI 49506
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    Dr. Smith's Experience

    Specialties

    • Clinical Neurophysiology

    Board Certifications

    • Clinical Neurophysiology
    • Neurology
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    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
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    • Ataxia
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Injury
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Concussion
    • Convulsions
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diplopia
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Myoclonus
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Sleep Apnea
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    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Tension Headache
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Tuberous Sclerosis
    • Vertigo
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    Oakwood Hospital
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    Henry Ford Health System
    Complete in 1991
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Smith & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
    • French
    • German
    • Tagalog
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Experience with Dr. Smith
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    11 responses
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    11 responses
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    11 responses
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    11 responses
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    SHMG (Neurology) - Michigan NE
    2855 Michigan St NE Ste 200
    Grand Rapids, MI 49506
    (616) 957-4090 (Office)
    (616) 957-4095 (Fax)
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