Dr. Kris A. Smith, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 53

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Dr. Smith's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Smith's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Epilepsy

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
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  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Functional Hemispherectomy
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Minimally-Invasive Amydalohippocampectomy
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Parkinson's Surgery
  • Radio Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotactic Biopsy
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Subthalamic Stimulator
  • Vestibular Schwanoma Surgery
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  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cavernous Hemangioma
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Colloid Cyst
  • Convulsions
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
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  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
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Background Check for Dr. Smith

Malpractice Claims not available

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  • 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

University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1989

Internship Hospital

Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency Program

Residency Hospital

Barrow Neurological Institute
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Smith & Staff

  • English
  • German
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