Dr. Shadrach Smith, MD

Dr. Shadrach Smith, MD

Obesity Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Shadrach Smith, MD is an obesity medicine specialist in Kansas City, MO and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in obesity medicine and internal medicine.

2340 E Meyer Blvd Ste 642

Kansas City, MO 64132

Contact Information

(816) 276-6200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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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 Obesity Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Smith "Dr. Smith is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Medicine and completed an internal medicine residency and a fellowship in primary care at the University of Oklahoma-Tulsa medical College. The focus of his medical practice is metabolic and obesity medicine. He is board-certified in obesity medicine and internal medicine. He is considered one of the area's leading authorities on the medical management of obesity. 

 Dr. Smith has been very active in the Kansas City community for many years. He has severed as an Associate Professor of Medicine at KU medical School as well as UMKC. In addition, he is a past president of the Kansas City Medical Society and the University of Kansas Medical School Alumni Association. Recently, he was member of the American Board of Obesity Medicine."

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2  Specialties

  • Obesity Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

4  Conditions Treated

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • St Elizabeths
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Okla
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Okla
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

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
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

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Dr. Smith's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He has been key in helping me be successful in my weight-loss journey. I have been seeing Dr Smith for the last six years. I have lost nearly 100 pounds.
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