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Dr. Crawford Smith, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 70

Dr. Smith

Dr. Crawford Smith, MD is a general surgery specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1975 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.


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(804) 249-2465

Dr. Smith accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Smith's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anorectal Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Anorectal Abscess more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Rectal Abscess
Anal Fissure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Anal Fissure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Anal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Anal Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Smith's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Crawford Smith, MD is a general surgery specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1975 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1981
Ochsner Clin
Fellowship Hospital
1980
Tulane University Of Louisiana
Residency Hospital
1976
Boston City Hospital
Internship Hospital
1975
Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
Medical School
1981
1980
1976
1975

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Smith's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Smith

3.9

Based on 42 reviews

5 Stars
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(29)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
2.380952380952381%
(1)
1 Star
23.80952380952381%
(10)

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I have been a patient of Dr. Smith for 21 years, had two major colon surgeries performed by him and trust his skills and judgement immensely.
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Dr. Smith at Colon & Rectal Specialists was very calming & nice while he took time out on a very busy day to chat with me before my colonoscopy. Him and his staff were very courteous, and professional at all times. Even though I was a little anxious about my first colonoscopy, I felt that I was in...Read More
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as a result of a procedure I had complications which cause a second procedure. All of which could have been avoided if the doctor had listened to my concerns about a prior complication. AND I have yet to receive a phone call to check on my condition.
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While never having issues in this area not only scary and embarrassing, the visit with Dr. Smith did not help at all. not welcoming /emphatic about my situation. I left with no understanding of my issue also after a follow up still having issues. Reception sign in at this particular office likes to...Read More
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Dr. Crawford Smith was my doctor for my hemorrhoidectomy & the overall experience was EXCELLENT! From the initial visit for my problem through today's post surgical exam, Dr. Smith was very careful to listen to my concerns & then provide me with the information I needed to understand all that was...Read More
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