Dr. Joseph Smith Jr, MD

Dr. Joseph Smith Jr, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Joseph Smith Jr, MD is an urology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from UNIV OF TN HLTH SCI CTR in 1974 and specializes in urology.

1301 MEDICAL CENTER DR Suite 3823

Nashville, TN 37232

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Prostate Removal
very high
more than 99% of peers
Prostate Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

43  Conditions Treated


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26  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Bladder Exstrophy Repair
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Penile Implants
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Bladder Reconstruction With Robotic Assistance
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urological Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Dallas Co Hp Parkland Mem
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • L D S Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mem Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Ut Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smith Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smith Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith Jr to family and friends
21 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Smith Jr's 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 (1)

I really can't say enough wonderful things about Dr. Smith and his team. They walked us through a major surgery and our family is forever grateful. Truly exceptional care!
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