Dr. Smitty Smith, MD

Dr. Smitty Smith, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 34
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Dr. Smitty Smith, MD is a family medicine specialist in Hammond, LA and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 2011 and specializes in family medicine.

16052 Doctors Blvd

Hammond, LA 70403

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Smith's Experience

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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*

239  Conditions Treated

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37  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2011
  • LSU Affil Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • LSU Affil Hosp
    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

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
22 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Smith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Smith Says:
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I apologize for any extended wait times in the past. We have addressed this issue by expanding our providers and changing our NP hours. Obviously, there will always be times when patient care at the hospital, other facility, or home delays clinic start times and prevents us from getting to you at the time that we would like to. 

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Patient Comments (12)

Dr. Smith was able to take me right in with an urgent appointment when I had a very painful kidney stone. He was very kind and courteous. He explained the tests he ordered and was readily available for the follow up. I am so grateful for his prompt attention and wonderful disposition. He really set...more
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After waiting 1hour & 3 minutes past the appt time for my elderly mother with congestive heart failure & shortness of breath we were even given an apology or an explanation. Spent less than 5 minutes with my mom & not clear about instructions. I understand things happen but a concerned physician...more
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He actually takes time to listen to you and talk to you about your concerns. Most doctors just rush you in and out but not him. He has no idea how much I appreciate being treated like a person instead of a dollar sign.
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I have never found a doctor that is more compassionate. I never feel rushed or humored. Dr. Smith takes his time and actually LISTENS. He is very knowledgeable about new medication and it's effects. He goes out of his way and follows up with me. I would not hesitate to recommend him and have. My...more
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I was treated very professionally and by blood test found out right away why I was sleepy all the time. He is my new PCP.
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