Dr. Robert Smith, MD

Dr. Robert Smith, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Robert Smith, MD is a family medicine specialist in West Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Nova University in 1978 and specializes in family medicine.

3410 Sunset Blvd

West Columbia, SC 29169

Contact Information

(803) 791-9200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. Smith's Experience

Dr. Smith's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

25  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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.


  • Nova University
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • St Georges U
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Somerset Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
18 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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Dr. Smith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Miserable human being that calls himself a Dr. He has absolutely no manners, and is rude and obnoxious, and there is absolutely no empathy. He is a disgrace to the medical profession.
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Although I have been a patient at this office for several years, I have NEVER experienced such disrespect and incompetence as with Dr. Smith! The W. Columbia ofc changes staff more often than one changes clothes. I have had enough! If I could rate 0 stars, I would! I called the ofc for migraine...more
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Dr. Smith is a mean and rude doctor. I have been in pain management for 15 years. I have never abused my meds and he tried to make me feel like I had a drug problem. He is truly so uneducated, has no empathy for patients and not once has he asked me why I am taking pain medication. He has never...more
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Dr. Smith is the most cold-hearted, rude, nasty doctor I have ever seen and I've seen a lot for my migraines. He yelled at me when I didn't understand his question. I left the office in tears and will never, ever go back to that clinic. I shared my experience with one of his staff members and...more
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This man does not belong in a profession where care and empathy are necessary for be successful. He is curmudgeonly elderly man that thinks each and every patient is scamming for drugs. He all but accused me of such and as I explained that my back pain is caused by my rare disease that causes my...more
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