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Dr. Darin Smith, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 52

Dr. Smith

Dr. Darin Smith, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Cedar Rapids, IA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(319) 221-8966

Dr. Smith accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Golden Rule
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
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INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
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Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Principal Life
Simply Healthcare Plans
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Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
TriWest Champus
UnitedHealthCare
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Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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Dr. Smith's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Spondylosis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Low Back Pain
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Low Back Pain more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Bone Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Bone Disorders more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Smith's conditions and procedures:

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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Darin Smith, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Cedar Rapids, IA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Smith's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Smith

3.6

Based on 16 reviews

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1 Star
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(5)

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Very insensitive and his staff is terrible he treated me like I was a drug addict an faking my pain
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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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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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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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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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