Dr. Stafford Smith, MD

Dr. Stafford Smith, MD

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Age 61
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Dr. Stafford Smith, MD is a cardiology specialist in Clarks Green, PA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from St. Georges University in 1985 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

102 N Abington Rd Ste 103

Clarks Green, PA 18411

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Smith performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Smith's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Smith "I am an adult cardiologist with the Scranton Heart Institute, P.C. My practice extends to all sub-specialty areas of adult cardiovascular disease. We have maintained clinical offices and a state-of-the-art diagnostic testing facility in Clarks Summit, PA since 2000. We have established relations with the finest academic medical hospitals in New York and in Philadelphia, so that we can provide a full array of therapeutic procedures to our patients, to allow them to live longer, happier lives, that are free of limiting cardiac symptoms. This relationship also provides access for our patients to experts and technological advancements in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases which are not available locally. Call to schedule an appointment at the Scranton Heart Institute today, so you can see for yourself the treatment opportunities that we can provide for you."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Smith "Our goal is to see to the personal satisfaction of each of our patients.  Our experienced and caring staff will happily do their best to see to your comfort, and to meet all of your expectations regarding your care."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

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

39  Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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41  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • University of South Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • St. Georges University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • NE Penn Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Pa Health Sys Presby M C
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Presbyterian Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

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

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
46 total reviews (29 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

  • 5
    (40)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Smith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (29)

I would highly recommend Dr.Smith and his whole staff they are all very professional and are on top of things,Dave did a wonderful job on my stress test today ,His wife is a wonderful person
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Doctor Smith is a good doctor he always takes the time to make sure you understand everything and always makes sure everything is good with your insurance
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Dr. Smith really made our visit pleasant and easy. He gave us a lot of time. Explained everything completely, listened to all our questions. We are grateful to have found such a Compassionate Doctor who totally puts his patients first.
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Excellent doctor
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Great experience with Dr. Smith. Very easy to schedule appointments and incredibly friendly.
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