Dr. Peter Smethurst, MD

Critical Care MedicineMaleAge 48

Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Peter Smethurst, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Orange, CA and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University medical school in 2000. He is affiliated with St. Joseph Hospital Orange. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Peter Smethurst, MD

Lars Anker M.d. A Medical Corp.

1310 W Stewart Dr Ste 410 Orange, CA 92868 ()
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(714) 639-9401

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Smethurst's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Alkalosis
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Asthma
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallstones
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lipomas
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Lymphangioma
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Wheezing

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(714) 639-9401

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About Me


Dr. Peter Smethurst, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Orange, CA and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more


  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease


Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Medical School


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What are Dr. Peter Smethurst, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Smethurst frequently treats Respiratory Management, Respiratory Failure, and Abdominal Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Smethurst treats.

Where is Dr. Peter Smethurst, MD's office located?

Dr. Smethurst's office is located at 1310 W Stewart Dr Ste 410, Orange, CA 92868. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Lars Anker M.d. A Medical Corp.1310 W Stewart Dr Ste 410 Orange, CA 92868

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Smethurst is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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St. Joseph Hospital Orange

Orange, CA

82% Patients that would definitely recommend, 12% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)