Dr. Kenneth Smith, MD

Dr. Kenneth Smith, MD

Breast Surgical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kenneth Smith, MD is a breast surgical oncology specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1981 and specializes in breast surgical oncology and breast reconstruction surgery.

1831 5th Ave

Columbus, GA 31904

Contact Information

(706) 320-8660

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 94% of peers
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Smith'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.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Smith "At the Columbus Regional Center for Surgical Breast Care we focus on the needs and sensativities that surround a diagnosis of Breast Cancer and Breast disease. Our aim is to aleviate those concerns, determine the diagnosis quickly and accurately and inform the patient all possible treatment alternatives to allow the patient and their loved ones the ability to make educated decisions about their healthcare."
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Specialties

  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mammotome® Breast Biopsy
  • Mastectomy
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Stereotactic Breast Biopsy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Mammotome® Biopsy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Auburn University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Ochsner Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Oschner Medical
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Stanford University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

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
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Smith'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 (1)

in Columbus, GA
Dr. Smith is a knowledgeable, caring, patient friendly, surgeon who is easy to talk to! He listens to the patient and answers questions so that you can understand them! His surgery results are outstanding and pleasing to the eye. Mom had bilateral breast cancer surgery with minimum breast pain...more
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