Dr. David Smith, MD

Dr. David Smith, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. David Smith, MD is a general surgery specialist in Irving, TX and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Uniformed Services University Of Health Sciences in 1988 and specializes in general surgery, surgical oncology, and more.Read his story

6750 N MacArthur Blvd # 257

Irving, TX 75039

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Smith performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Smith performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Hernia Repair
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith performs Hernia Repair more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Smith performs this procedure more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Smith's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Acid Reflux Surgery
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenalectomy
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Appendix Cancer
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bile Duct Obstruction
Bile Duct Procedure
Biopsy of Breast
Bone Cancer
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cervical Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
da Vinci® Colectomy
da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Distal Pancreatectomy
Endocrine Cancer
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Excision of Breast Tumor
Familial Pancreatic Cancer
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastrectomy
Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Surgery
Hemicolectomy
Hepatobiliary Cancer
Hernia Repair
Hypercoagulable State
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Splenectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Laryngeal Cancer
Larynx Conditions
Limb Cancer
Liver Cancer
Liver Surgery
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymph Node Resection
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Mastectomy
Melanoma
Melanoma Removal
Merkel Cell Carcinoma
Metastatic Cancer
Muscle Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neutropenia
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Oral Cancer
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
Partial Mastectomy
Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
Penile Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Port Removal
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Purpura
Reticulosarcoma
Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
Salivary Gland Cancer
Sarcoma Removals
Sentinel Node Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spleen Cancer
Splenectomy
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia
Whipple Procedure

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a General Surgery and Surgical Oncology practice, we understand the anxiety that comes with a diagnosis of cancer or other problem requiring surgery. We provide expert knowledge, skills and personalized plans for the treatment of benign and can...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • 2004
    Ut-Md Anderson Cancer Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 1994
    University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1989
    David Grant Usaf Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    Uniformed Services University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1988
  • 1983
    University Of The Pacific
    Undergraduate School
    1983

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Dr. Smith's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Smith

3.9

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
70.58823529411765%
(12)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
23.529411764705884%
(4)

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Dr. Smith's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Regardless of how great Dr Smith and the other doctors are their support staff is very weak, unprofessional.Twice I have filled out the form for a possible appt.to be evaluated as a candidate for the lynx procedure,never got a return e mail/ phone call.This for me speaks volumes about the level of...Read More
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Very pleased with the surgery Dr Smith performed on me just before Xmas. His staff was able to work me in during a very busy time of the year and Dr Smith never made me feel rushed as he carefully explained the pros and cons of the Linx procedure I was about to have. The procedure went well and at...Read More
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I was put in a terrible situation by OTHER doctors [a victim of medical malpractice]. This was guy was nothing less than fricking incredible. He came in, and in simple terms, he told me what was wrong, told me what he intended to do about it; AND HE DID IT. My surgery went exactly as he said it...Read More
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Dr Smith is nice, presents himself well and seems to have allot of experience; however, the surgery he did for me (Ventral hernia repair with mesh fabric) failed after 9 month. In speaking with a new surgeon in Maryland, the other surgeon felt that the wrong repair technique was used for a reliable...Read More
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Aetna
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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access PPO
Blue Advantage Test
Blue Advantage Test HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Cigna
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
Humana
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
Standard
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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