Dr. Douglas Smith, MD

Dr. Douglas Smith, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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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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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.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

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Education

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

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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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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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