Dr. David Smith, MD

Dr. David Smith, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 75
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Dr. David Smith, MD is a neurology specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1973 and specializes in neurology and neuro-ophthalmology.

1225 Jefferson Rd Ste A07

Rochester, NY 14623

Contact Information

(585) 461-5330

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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
Headache
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Headache more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Exertional Headache
  • Benign Sex Headache
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Tension-Type Headache
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cough Headache
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Headaches (Shunt Related)
  • Hypertension Headache
  • Icepick Headache
  • Lower Half Headache
  • Mild Headache
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Psychogenic Headache
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Severe Headache
  • Tension Headache
  • Vascular Headache
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Brain Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Brain Disorders more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Smith's conditions and procedures:

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Alzheimer's Disease
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Blindness
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
Cluster Headache
Concussion
Confusion
Cranial Trauma
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Dementia
Demyelinating Disorders
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diplopia
Dystonia
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Epilepsy
Essential Tremor
Gait Abnormality
Graves' Disease
Headache
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Insomnia
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lyme Disease
Meningiomas
Menstrual Migraine
Myasthenia Gravis
Myelopathy
Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Nystagmus
Paralytic Strabismus
Parkinson's Disease
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Restless Leg Syndrome
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Sarcoidosis
Seizure Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Sleep Apnea
Spinal Stenosis
Stroke
Syncope
Temporal Arteritis
Tension Headache
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Tic Disorders
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tremor
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Vertigo
Visual Field Defects

About Me

Care Philosophy

In providing medical care, we must understand the patient's illness to the best of our ability, use our best just judgement and, above all, we must care about the person whose welfare is in our hands.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1980
    Harvard/Mass Eye and Ear
    Fellowship Hospital
    1980
  • 1978
    Strong Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1978
  • 1977
    Strong Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1977
  • 1974
    Rochester Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1974
  • 1973
    University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School
    1973
  • 1965
    Massachusetts Institute Of Technology Bs Electrical Engineering
    Undergraduate School
    1965

Awards

Dr. Smith's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Smith

4.3

Based on 70 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(56)
4 Stars
2.857142857142857%
(2)
3 Stars
1.4285714285714286%
(1)
2 Stars
1.4285714285714286%
(1)
1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(10)

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I saw Dr. Smith for several years and endured waits in the waiting room for 2 hours or more. He insisted he could cure my migraines. Instead I am addicted to Lyrica. I was dependent on Stadol, but got off that. In the end , my migraines were no better. In fact, I was worse. Migraines are not...Read More
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Run to a different doctor!
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I cannot say enough about this doctor. He truly cares about his patients and you are not just another patient walking though the door. I have never met a doctor like him nor do I think I will ever. He goes above and beyond to get a diagnosis and treatment.
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Always took the time to listen to me and address my concerns and questions. Sorry to see him moving out of state because he was the best Neurologist in town. I know I will not find another great doctor to take over my medical treatment.
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Proceed with caution. There is a reason he no longer takes health insurance. I hope this comment protects someone.
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