Dr. Jeffrey Smit, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Smit, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Jeffrey Smit, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Clive, IA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med in 2004 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1601 NW 114th St Ste 230

Clive, IA 50325

Contact Information

(515) 222-7761

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Ear Ache
very high
more than 99% of peers
Otitis Media
very high
more than 99% of peers
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Smit'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Smit "Jeffrey Smit, M.D., is part of the Mercy health care family including four hospitals and more than 50 clinics. "

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Smit does not have any board certifications listed.

77  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Smit has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Smit has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smit's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smit to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Smit's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Smit and I have worked together for over a year on correcting and managing my sinuses. His professionalism and patience is amazing. During my time as his patient, he listened to my concerns and asked my opinion on treatment options. Additionally, his nurse and staff are friendly and...more
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Shannon, thank you so much for the positive review!

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I never saw the Dr.! I even sat in a room for 15mins, he never showed. Someone stopped by the room said I was done and I could leave, I asked about the Dr. and she said he'll get back to you. He never did. The snippy woman who did the hearing test kept sighing and looked like I was a imposition in...more
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Michele, thank you for leaving us feedback. We are disappointed to hear this story. It will be shared with our management teams and we will find out what happened.

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he does not take his time i always feel rushed and not cared for as im trying to explain whats wrong he is doing 10 other things. Ive noticed it a few times but this time ive had enough i got called in and was out in 5 minutes because he rushed me and doesnt understand ive had the same problem for...more
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