Dr. David Smith, MD

Dr. David Smith, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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39 y/o
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Dr. David Smith, MD is a general surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Estrella Surgical Group

9250 W Thomas Rd Ste 250

Phoenix, AZ 85037
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Arizona Foundation
  • Banner Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Mercy Care
  • Phoenix Health Plan
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

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Intestinal Obstruction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

81  Conditions Treated

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71  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Ventral Herniorrhaphy
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Melanoma Removal
  • Minimally Invasive Parathyrodectomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Splenectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • University Of Tennessee
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

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

4.3

Based on 11 reviews

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I will never be seen by him again. He sent me in for a CAT scan, I had that done and it took over two weeks before he had someone call me to schedule another visit with him. I asked that he call or email me instead of me coming back in and it’s been another week. So 3 weeks with no results. There...Read More
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I have had a wonderful experience for my gallbladder surgery. The surgeon is not just very skilled, organized and intelligent but also attentive to your needs as a patient. Surgery scheduling, procedure and post op went without a hiccup. Office staff works fast, communicates well and delivers on...Read More
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I very much appreciated that he did not relegate my post surgery care to a hospitalist. He kept his rounds as promised to see me and did all he could to help me have a painless recovery.
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The whole experience with the good Doc. Smith was outstanding. Every one from start to finish was awesome, top notch folks. Everyone on the team are simply good, beautiful at heart people, doing great jobs.
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Dr. Smith, highly skilled with great communication skill
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