Dr. Christopher Smith, MD

Dr. Christopher Smith, MD

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Age 48
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Dr. Christopher Smith, MD is a family medicine specialist in Simpsonville, SC and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in family medicine.

219 Batesville Rd

Simpsonville, SC 29681

Contact Information

(864) 849-9170

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Companion Benefit Alternatives
  • CompCare
  • Comprehensive Behavioral Healthcare
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Dr. Smith's Experience

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  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Smith "I treat each patient as a VIP - a Very Important Patient. In our office, we like to think of our patients as guest in our home and want to be ready for their visit.

Each patient is unique, and understanding their concerns and barriers to healthy habits is just as important as knowing what dose of a medication to prescribe. Education is important so I spend time making sure patients understand their medical issues and the reasoning behind my proposed treatments. Patients are encouraged to give their input as we determine goals to improve their own health. Usually, the treatment plan involves more than just a pill - it is important to understand the impact that exercise, nutrition, stress management and sleep have on our current and future health. This team-based approach often requires more patient accountability. Patients appreciate the additional information and are more willing to make lifestyle changes when they realize how much better they feel by adopting healthier habits.  "

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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

160  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University of South Carolina
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University of Virginia Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University of Virginia Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smith's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Smith

4.5

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Dr. Smith is a great doctor. He is a great listener. He really wants to find the cause of the issue instead of masking the problem. He has a great bed side manner and has a great sense of humor. I trust his judgment, and not just with my health, but with my wife and kids. I have recommended...Read More
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Dr Smith was recommended to me by another patient of his . He was the first of many doctors to REALLY listen to my complaints/issues and I felt he'd truly not give up until he figured out what was going on with me. He got me on the meds I needed and I'm FINALLY on track to feeling normal again. I...Read More
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Doctor Smith takes his time while consulting with his patients. In doing so, he establishes a complete understanding of the health issues we face and the options on the table to deal with it. With Doctor Smith I never get the sense that my treatment was canned or quickly considered; on the...Read More
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