Dr. Karen Smith, MD

Dr. Karen Smith, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Karen Smith, MD is a family medicine specialist in Raeford, NC and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Drexel University College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in family medicine.

929 W Prospect Rd

Raeford, NC 28376

Contact Information

(910) 904-1695

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Smith's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Smith "The Family Medicine Practice of Karen L Smith, MD, PA believes in the Power of Touch allowing the development of a true Patient-Physician relationship. Through physical, emotional, spiritual interactions we hope to provide each person time and opportunity to express your concerns with the doctor as desired. We value each experience and sincerely care for each person with the intent to deliver the best option for whole person healthcare."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

187  Conditions Treated

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39  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Drexel University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Duke Fahec
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Duke Fahec
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Duke University Sch Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smith's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
29 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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  • 1

Dr. Smith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I am a very busy person and this doctor’s office is not conducive to anyone who is expected to be seen on time. I usually schedule my appointments to be the last one of the day due to my works schedule and still get seen hours after my appointment time. I know if I am ever scheduled to her office...more
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Dr. Smith has been my pcm since 2009. Unfortunately, although she is a good and caring doctor the situation in her office has gotten progressively worse. The TRUE average wait time is more likely 1 1/2-3 hrs. I have often had to wait nearly an hour just to have vitals taken only to be moved to...more
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Just met with Dr. SMITH this morning and truly, I could not be happier. TV, patient and understanding. I had my bypass two months ago,.. so, I walked in plenty of questions. She took the time to explain to me what I was feeling, from the physical to theemotional symptoms. It is a shame that I can...more
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It always takes 3 to 4 hours in that doctor's office. she doesn't communicate well with her patients. she doesn't even know you by name. she has too many appointments. Went one day at 2 pm and did not leave until 6 30 pm. it is ridiculous. She won't even touch you other than to look at your...more
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I was a new patient and was told to arrive 20 minutes prior to my appointment to fill out paperwork. I arrived at 1:40 for my 2pm appointment. I was not checked in or even acknowledged until 2:15. After being checked in I wasn't even given any paperwork to fill out. At 3:20 a nurse finally came in...more
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