Dr. John Smoots, MD

Dr. John Smoots, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
60 y/o

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Dr. John Smoots, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Tacoma, WA. He specializes in internal medicine and preventive medicine.

Franciscan Medical Clinic

1608 S J St Fl 3

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Dr. Smoots' Experience

Dr. Smoots' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Smoots "John Smoots, MD, provides complete care for adults. He is here to treat you when you are ill, and to help you achieve and maintain a healthy lifestyle through ongoing preventive care and education. Dr. Smoots believes that the doctor and patient are a team, and that a commitment to patient education helps maximize the benefits of treatment."

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Background Check

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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.


  • University of Arizona School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Creighton University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smoots has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smoots' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smoots to family and friends
23 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Smoots' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Very pleased with the level of care with dr Smoots and his staff. They all go above and beyond any other medical care office i have ever been to. Very knowledgeable and thorough.
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How BLESSED I am to have had an opportunity to see Dr. Smoots. I was seriously injured in an assault over a year ago and no one could seem to help me with my terrible pain. Another doctor (in different network)!had told me there was no hope. Within 5 minutes of my first appointment, Dr.Smoots...more
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In Dr. Smoot's office there is REAL time for patients and staff work as a team. Reminds one of how things used to be when doctor patient relationship was considered important. This was long before the current business approach to medicine when patient health was a consideration.
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Franciscan scheduling is awful! Dr. Smoots is overbooked and the wait times are unacceptable for the actual working class. Great doctor bad Office...
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