Dr. Derek Smith, MD

Hospital MedicineMale

Dr. Smith

Ochsner Clinic Foundation

1514 Jefferson Hwy New Orleans, LA 70121

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(504) 842-7511

Dr. Derek Smith, MD is a Hospital Medicine Specialist in New Orleans, LA. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Smith to book an appointment.

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Dr. Smith's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alcohol Withdrawal
  • Alkalosis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Back Pain
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bedsores
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Embolism
  • Emphysema
  • Endocarditis
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gout
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Nausea
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pneumonia
  • Polymyositis
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Dr. Smith accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Derek Smith, MD is a Hospital Medicine Specialist in New Orleans, LA. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Smith to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Hospital Medicine

Education

Louisiana State University / School of Medicine In New Orleans
Medical School

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What are Dr. Derek Smith, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Smith frequently treats Pneumonia, Tobacco Use Disorder, and Asthma. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Smith treats.

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Dr. Smith's office is located at 1514 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA 70121. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Ochsner Clinic Foundation1514 Jefferson Hwy New Orleans, LA 70121
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