Dr. Donald Smith, MD

Dr. Donald Smith, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Donald Smith, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2 Tampa General Cir

Tampa, FL 33606

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Deep Brain Stimulation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Neurostimulation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Brain Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 Vermont / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • St Lukes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Vt
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University South Fla
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

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 of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
4.5
based on 23 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Smith's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Spring Hill, Fl.
Had to wait for new patient appt. but well worth it. The man has a heart, as for many others I have been to not so much. He ran on time even though they said he wasn't. Gave options as well as taking time to talk to me. My husband liked him too. Can't wait to see what we come up with. Thank you.
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in Land O Lakes, FL
I am delighted with Dr. Smith & his staff - since my 1st call for an appointment they have gone above & beyond to meet my needs. Dr. Smith seems a lifesaver. Within MINUTES he had diagnosed my problem and lined up a plan for resolution with medication through an associate Neurologist specializing...more
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in New Point Richey, FL
I've had nothing but positive experience at his office,,Dr Smith is a little on the quiet side but extremely knowledgeable.. Terry is an excellent assistant who make you feel very comfortable....They have gone out of there way to help me!!!
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in Tarpon Springs, FL
My experiences with Dr. Smith have been nothing but the best. Cares for his patients, treats you like family. His staff is awesome.
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