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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 73

2840 Long Beach Blvd Ste 440
Long Beach, CA 90806
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Dr. Smith's Experience


  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Back Pain
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

Background Check for Dr. Smith

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

  • 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.

Awards & Recognitions


Education & Training

Medical School

University of California At San Francisco
Graduated in 1967

Internship Hospital

Harbor-Ucla Med Ctr

Residency Hospital

Harbor-Ucla Med Ctr

Fellowship Hospital

University Cincinnati
Complete in 1976

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

California Orthopaedic Association , Member
The California Orthopaedic Association is the largest statewide association representing orthopaedic surgeons in California. Orthopaedic surgeons evaluate and treat all types of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. This includes surgical and non-surgical treatment of the spine, hip, knee, ankle, foot, shoulder, elbow and hand. The Association assists our members by providing continuing medical education and other resources that enhance their ability to provide high value quality health care.

Languages Spoken by Dr. Smith & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish
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