Dr. Kenton Smitherman, MD

Dr. Kenton Smitherman, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Kenton Smitherman, MD is an infectious disease specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Emory University School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in infectious disease medicine, internal medicine, and more.Read his story

9300 Campus Point Dr

La Jolla, CA 92037

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(858) 657-7000

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare

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About Me


"Kenton Smitherman, MD, is a board-certified internal medicine physician who specializes in caring for hospitalized patients. As a hospitalist, Dr. Smitherman is assigned to patients at the time of admission and provides care only during their hospit...


  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Hospital Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine


  • Wake Forest University Baptist Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Emory University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1983
    Emory University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
  • 1979
    U Tn
    Medical School


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