Dr. James Smeltzer, MD

Maternal-Fetal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
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Dr. James Smeltzer, MD
Dr. James Smeltzer, MD is a maternal-fetal medicine doctor who practices in Marietta, GA. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 39 years. Dr. Smeltzer is affiliated with Wellstar Kennestone Hospital.

833 Campbell Hill St NW Ste 400

Marietta, GA 30060

Contact Information

(770) 528-0260

Dr. James Smeltzer, MD

Dr. James Smeltzer, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Care Philosophy

We individualize high risk pregnancy management and provide outstanding prenatal diagnosis and ultrasound followup for safe term delivery.
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Dr. Smeltzer's Experience

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Dr. Smeltzer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
  • Board certified in Maternal & Fetal Medicine and Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Maternal & Fetal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Disease in Pregnancy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breech Position
  • Cancer
  • Cervicitis
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetes
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Fetal Disorders
  • Genetic Fetal Risks
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gestational Hypertension
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Lupus
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Nuchal Translucency
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Premature Birth
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombosis
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • 3D Ultrasound
  • Advanced Fetal Ultrasound
  • Amniocentesis
  • C-Section
  • Cervical Cerclage
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Echocardiography
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Fetal Transfusion
  • Fetal Ultrasound
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • In-Office Sonogram
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Prenatal Care and Counseling
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sonography
  • Sympathectomy
  • Ultrasound, Transvaginal
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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 Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • Youngstown
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Med College Va Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Med College Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smeltzer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smeltzer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smeltzer to family and friends
3.7
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Smeltzer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Mableton, GA |
It surprises me that Dr. Smeltzer get anything less then 5 stars. He truly has a gift. He says and does things a little different then most but why would you want the norm when your babies life is on the line? He's a genius and I'm happy I choose him as my doctor.
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Dr. Smeltzer accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
    Medicaid HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
    Coventry Health Care of Georgia HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
    Managed Care
    Medicaid Assignment
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Smeltzer has admitting privileges

Wellstar Kennestone Hospital
677 Church St NE
Marietta, GA 30060
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