Dr. Jared Smith, MD

Dr. Jared Smith, MD

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43 y/o
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Dr. Jared Smith, MD is a general surgery specialist in Independence, MO. He specializes in general surgery.Read his story

Jared B Smith, MD

19550 E 39th St S Ste 325

Independence, MO 64057
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Insurance Accepted

  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • CompCare
  • CoreSource
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care

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Dr. Smith's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith performs Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Smith performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Debridement
  • Knee Debridement
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Smith performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Smith's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Abscess
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cholestasis
Cholesteatoma
Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diverticular Diseases
Diverticulitis
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis
Diverticulosis of the Ileum
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Empyema
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fissures
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal Complications
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Postoperative Abdominal Wound Dehiscence
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Grafts
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transendoscopic Stent Placement
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vaginectomy
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Smith grew up in Columbia and Jefferson City, Mo. He received his medical degree from St. Louis University School of Medicine in 2002 and completed his general surgery training at the University of Colorado in 2007. He practiced in Branson, Mo.,...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Medical School
  • 2003
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital
    2003

Awards

Dr. Smith's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Smith

3.6

Based on 9 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Smith's Performance
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Smith saved my life. I had a gastric perforation and became extremely septic and Dr. Smith performed the surgery on me. I've read testimonies of others who have been through the same thing as myself, most all had to spend months in the hospital post surgery. I feel blessed and lucky, because...Read More
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This surgeon is amazing, he saved my husband's life & has done nothing but give him the best continuing treatment. He's extremely intelligent & thorough, he knows his stuff... Highly recommend.
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Slow in getting back with test results. Showed no urgency or willingness to find solution. Terrible experience.
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After enduring discomfort and having many tests for over a year, I was taken by ambulance to the hospital in extreme upper chest pain. Heart ruled out as problem. All tests were inconclusive. Suspected bad Gall Bladder. Dr. Smith performed major surgery and removed diseased Gall Bladder. Dr. said...Read More
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Horrible, terribel experience. Surgery was scheduled by his Professional Scheduler and then changed it to 3 weeks later because she was apparently confused. On the date of surgery, again 3 weeks after we were originally told it woudl take place, Doctor showed up 55 minutes late and said he was...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Advantra
Aetna
Aetna Test
American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
American Postal Workers Union (APWU)
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access
Blue Access PPO
Blue Advantage Plus
Blue Advantage Plus HMO
Blue Advantage Test
Blue Advantage Test HMO
Blue Advantage Test PPO
Blue Card Test
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Care Connection PPO
Blue Care HMO
Blue Care Network
Blue Care Network Advantage
Blue Choice Test
Blue Cross
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred
Blue Preferred PPO
Blue Select
Blue Traditional
Blue Traditional HMO
Blue Traditional POS
Blue Traditional PPO
Federal Employee Program
FEP Blue Dental PPO-High
FEP Blue Dental PPO-Standard
Medicare Blue PPO
Medicare HMO
Medicare Plus Blue PPO
Medicare Preferred
Medicare Select HMO
Preferred Care Blue
Preferred Care Blue PPO
Preferred Plan PPO
Preferred Plus
Preferred Plus (Ford)
Preferred Plus (GM)
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
Cenpatico Behavioral Health
Cigna
Cigna-HealthSpring
CompCare
CoreSource
CorVel
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care of Kansas, Inc.
Family Health Partners
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
Fortified Provider Network
Freedom Health
Freedom Network
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Harrington Health
HCA Midwest Comp Care
Healthcare USA
Homestate Health Plan
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Missouri Care
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test
New Directions Behavioral Health
PHCS
PHP-Physicians Health Plan
Preferred Health Professionals
Preferred Mental Health Management, LLC
Premier Group Insurance
Savility
Tricare
Triwest
TriWest Champus
Union Pacific Railroad Employee Health Systems
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Universal American
Viant
WellCare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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