Dr. Desmond Smith, MD

Dr. Desmond Smith, MD

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Dr. Desmond Smith, MD is a cardiology specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1979 and specializes in cardiology, endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, and more.

45 Creekview Ct

Greenville, SC 29615

Contact Information

(864) 234-7474

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Smith's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes Type 1
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 87% of his peers

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

Iron Metabolism Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Iron Metabolism Disorders more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Malaise and Fatigue
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Malaise and Fatigue more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Smith's conditions and procedures:

Angina
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cryoglobulinemia
Dehydration
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Echocardiography
Endocarditis
End-Stage Renal Disease
Goiter
Gout
Gynecomastia
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hemochromatosis
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Kidney Disease
Kidney Stones
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Pericardial Disease
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Retina Diseases
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Septal Defect
Symptomatic Menopause
Syncope
Testicular Dysfunction
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Ultrasound, Cardiac
Vascular Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Desmond Smith, MD is a cardiology specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1979 and specializes in cardiology, endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Bowman Gray
1982
Harlem Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
Montefiore Med Center
Residency Hospital
1980
Montefiore Med Center
Internship Hospital
1979
Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
Medical School
1974
Columbia College
Undergraduate School
2002
1982
1981
1980
1979
1974

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Phyllis Wheatley Recognition Award for Community Service in the field of Medicine, 12/2000
  • Top Speaker for Bristol Myers Squibb on the topic of Hypertension, 2000 - 200
  • Charter Member Hypertension Specialist, 2009

Media & Publications

  • Waht are We to Do? Cardiovascular Disease Prevention., 2010
  • 24 Ambulatory Blood pressure Monitoring to Prevent Over treatment of White Coat Syndrome, 2011
  • Misunderstood, 2009

Dr. Smith's Reviews

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Dr. Smith neither informed nor treated a condition that eventually worsened. His office doesn't work with patient's insurance and makes several filing errors. When presenting health and administration concerns, the doctor and his administrator often don't know anything and rarely follow-up when...Read More
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Dr. Smith is amazing. Flexible schedule, always on time and he's very educated. By far the smartest person I've ever met.
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Not worth the time.
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My mother is currently a patient of Dr. Smith. After many years of visiting other physicians, she was referred to his office. She has been satisfied with the care and treatment that she has received over the years.
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Dr.Smith , refused to treat me any longer because I cancelled 2 visits do to illness. Left me on steroids,fefused to give me a weaning schedule.I now have steroids induced osteoporosis and 3 compression fractures in my vertebrae in my spine. Due to his neglect. My life is ruined. BEWARE !!!!...Read More
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Open Access
Guardian
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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