Dr. Douglas Smith, MD

Dr. Douglas Smith, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Douglas Smith, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Univ Of Co Sch Of Med in 1972 and specializes in neurosurgery.

9040 Jackson Ave

Tacoma, WA 98431

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

4  Conditions Treated

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Education

  • Univ Of Co Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Los Angeles County-U S C Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Smith performed brain surgery to remove a tumor over 10 years ago and I appreciated his thorough explanation of the process and the care I received. I've had no significant problems following the surgery and live a very full life.
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Kim F. in Boise, ID – May 06, 2016
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During my spinal fusion Dr. Smith cut 2 nerve roots and caused a meningocele which paralyzed me from the waist down. Many surgeries later to repair the spinal fluid leak, I transferred my care to another neurosurgeon who also made some mistakes which caused 4 more surgeries. I now have an...Read More
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Sara C. in Boise, ID – Mar 03, 2016
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