Dr. Darin Smith, MD

Dr. Darin Smith, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Darin Smith, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Cedar Rapids, IA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

701 10th St SE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52403

Contact Information

(319) 221-8966

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
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Spondylosis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers
Bone Disorders
high
more than 87% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

24  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis

10  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

  • R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
    Medical School | Graduated 1993

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

3.7

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
60%
(9)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
26.666666666666668%
(4)

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From the first time I met with Dr Smith, I knew I was in good hands. He took the time to ask me specific questions about my back pain. He reviewed my MRI with me, pointing out abnormalities and explained in detail the procedures he would be performing. He patiently answered my questions and at no...Read More
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Pamela Clayton in Marion, IA – Jun 08, 2018
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Dr. Smith has done 2 different surgeries on me and both have had fantastic results. He is very personable and takes time to answer my questions.
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Connie S. in Cedar Rapids, IA – Apr 05, 2017
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I would not recommend this Doctor, he walked in my room sat down at computer and started clicking mouse, then almost undet his breath said he was Dr. Smith never looked at me, he should have knocked then entered, followed by Hi I'm Dr. Smith with a hand shake, nope. Also nurse before him asked what...Read More
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