Dr. Richard Smith, MD

Dr. Richard Smith, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Richard Smith, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Danville, VA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from UNIV OF KY COLL OF MED in 1974 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

159 Executive Dr Ste C

Danville, VA 24541

Contact Information

(434) 792-0830

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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Nosebleed
very high
more than 98% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 97% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

57  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • UNIV OF KY COLL OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Ky Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • U Conn Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • U Okla
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

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

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Smith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Terrible. Just terrible. He told my fiancé something could be potentially wrong but he had to go on vacation for 3 weeks. That they would figure out what was wrong when he got back. So glad we didn't wait for you to get back Dr. Smith because my fiancé has cancer! !!
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I had a saliva duct stone,Dr. Smith took it out with ease and I was on my way. I would highly recommend his professionalism in his field.
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Dr. Smith was absolutely wonderful! He didn't make me wait very long before coming into the exam room. He made me feel comfortable and was very kind and personable. He took his time and I didn't get the impression he was rushing through my diagnosis so he could get to the next patient. I would...more
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