Dr. Larry O. Smithing, MD

Dr. Larry O. Smithing, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology | Male | 64 years old

Dr. Smithing received his Doctor of Medicine from the John A. Burns School of Medicine...Read more

Ogden Clinic - Women's Center - ORMC
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      After years of searching for a provider that took my needs and concerns serious, Dr Smithing treated me through five years of infertility and repeated miscarriages with dignified professionalism and compassion. He then was my provider through three high risk pregnancies. I cannot thank or recommend him enough.
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      • Obstetrics & Gynecology

      Board Certifications

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      • Obstetrics & Gynecology

      Conditions Treated

      • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
      • Breech Position
      • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
      • Endometriosis
      • Enterocele
      • Hernia
      • High Risk Pregnancy
      • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
      • Miscarriages
      • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
      • Uterine Diseases
      • Uterine Prolapse
      • Vaginal Prolapse

      Procedures Performed

      • C-Section
      • Gynecologic Laser Surgery
      • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
      • Hernia Repair
      • Hysterectomy
      • Tubal Ligation
      • Uterine Prolapse Surgery
      • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
      • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
      • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery

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      Education

      • Medical School
        John A Burns School of Medicine

        Graduated in 1980

      • Internship Hospital
        Oakwood Hospital

        Completed in 1986

      • Residency Hospital
        Oakwood Hospital

        Completed in 1989

      • Undergraduate School
        University Of Hawaii

        Graduated in 1976

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology
      • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
      • Malpractice claims in Utah not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Smithing says...

      Dr. Smithing received his Doctor of Medicine from the John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawaii. While there he was recognized by Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society and was on the Dean's list for Academic Achievement. He completed his internship and residency at Oakwood Hospital in Dearborn, Michigan. Dr. Smithing has served as Chief of OB/GYN at McKay Dee Hospital and Ogden Regional Medical Center. Dr. Smithing delivers babies and has active staff privileges at McKay-Dee, Ogden Regional, and Davis Medical Center. He is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. When Dr. Smithing isn't out delivering babies his interests include classic cars, reading, and golf. 

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      Dr. Smithing's Care Philosophy

      I am dedicated to providing comprehensive women's health care, including prevention and patient education in a warm, friendly atmosphere. I believe women have the right to competent, up-to-date reproductive health care by a board certified OB/GYN.