Dr. Jason Smith, MD

Dr. Jason Smith, MD

Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Jason Smith, MD is a minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Benton, AR and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery.

2010 Active Way

Benton, AR 72022

Contact Information

(501) 315-0984

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Smith performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 86% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Smith's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

66  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
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11  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

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

  • Hendrix College, Conway Arkansas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Utah General Surgical Internship, Completed In 1993
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Utah School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Spine Surgery Fellowship, University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Smith's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Smith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I found Dr. Smith to be very unprofessional. Between the fact that it took me a month to get an appointment with him. And with over two hour wait times in his waiting room.His patronizing attitude about the pain I was going through was unacceptable. I never received a diagnosis yet he charged my...more
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I saw Dr. Smith in California shortly before he moved to Arkansas. My condition is very difficult to diagnose. At best, most physicians I have spoken with in the past tell me they can't help because they have never before seen my unusual set of symptoms. Dr. Smith listened carefully and...more
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Dr Smith helped me with L5S1 surgery and also cervical fusion a year apart of each surgery in Califirnia. He was so wonderful. Truly an amazing surgeon and Doctor. I am after 4 years of my cervical fusion in need of further treatment and thinking seriously if flying to see him! He is the best if...more
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I was a patient of Dr. Smith's in CA and had 2 cervical surgeries. Not only does he have a sincere and caring bedside manner, but his PATIENTS come FIRST! He doesn't allow others to bully him...if you need a procedure he'll help FIGHT for authorization! Sadly, I'm in need of another fusion and once...more
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