Dr. Peter Smith, MD

Dr. Peter Smith, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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61 y/o
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Dr. Peter Smith, MD is a general surgery specialist in Hendersonville, TN and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Hendersonville Surgeons

353 New Shackle Island Rd Ste 102A

Hendersonville, TN 37075
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • PHCS
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Smith's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones
Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Abdominal Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith performs Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Smith performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

About Me

Biography

Dr. Peter Smith, MD is a general surgery specialist in Hendersonville, TN and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1990
    E Tenn St University
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1984
    Piedmont Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1984
  • 1983
    Univeristy of Alabama
    Medical School
    1983

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Dr. Smith's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Smith

3.7

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Smith's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Worst bedside manner ever. He does not communicate well and he’s very judgmental. Had the worst experience ever with this surgeon. My family and I will never use him as it was such a poor experience. That other review was right, complications? He abandons you. You will not hear back. And his staff...Read More
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Excellent, Explained my surgery in detail.. Great Bedside Manner. Highly Recommend. Sandra Cherry, Henderdonville
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Please find yourself another general surgeon. Would not recommend.
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Great surgeon but he is not personable and doesn’t care beyond surgery. If you have complications do not bother to go back to him. I was in agonizing pain after surgery and so I went back to him and he ordered labs and finally a ct to find out the cause and then just never called back to give us...Read More
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I own my life to Dr. Smith some 24 years ago I was in a terrible accident that almost made me lose my left leg which he completely repaired and save my life in the same accident I lost nearly 40% of my blood, I wasn't expected to live throughout the night and they thought that I would never be...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card
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Network P
Network S
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Humana
Choice Care
Medicaid
PHCS
Private HealthCare Systems
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

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