Dr. John Smoot, MD

Dr. John Smoot, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
(40)
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Dr. John Smoot, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

3755 S Capital of Texas Hwy Ste 160

Austin, TX 78704

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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

Achilles Tendinitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Smoot'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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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10  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Rice U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Knee, Foot and Ankle Surgery, Sydney, Australia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smoot has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smoot's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smoot to family and friends
40 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Smoot's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (23)

Dr Smoot took over my case from another Doctor, he was professional & I felt right at ease the first time we met. I never doubted I needed surgery on my ankle & that he was the best person to perform it. I have to add that Mike, his PA is awesome!
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Totally pleased with this appointment
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Dr. Smoot is an amazing doc, incredibly skilled surgeon and too sweet & kind for words. Same holds true for his PA, Mike Fields. I will love these guys ‘til the end of my days. They have stuck by me through years of problems after an injury - saving my foot and ankle. Dr. Smoot and Mike are always...more
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I am very happy and relieved that I consulted Dr. Smoot about a painful toe condition. I was afraid that I needed surgery but Dr. Smoot directed me in the direction of specific exercises and a small orthopedic support. I am so pleased that the doctor didn’t rush toward surgery! Fine doctor !
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Very pleased with surgery and outcome. Dr. Smoot was great - the only negative is that in my 3 follow up visits following surgery, I never saw him. I was told that he was available if I wanted to speak to him, but it seems he should be the one to release a patient following pretty major surgery -...more
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