Dr. Theresa Smith, MD

Dr. Theresa Smith, MD

GastroenterologyFemaleAge 62

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

New Patient

(218) 212-8451

Current Patient

Dr. Theresa Smith, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Deer River, MN and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Smith has more experience with Esophageal Disorders and Liver Disease than other specialists in her area. She graduated from University of Minnesota Medical School medical school in 1985. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Essentia Health-Virginia and Essentia Health St. Mary's Hospital-Superior. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Smith to book an appointment.

Locations

Essentia Health-Deer River

New Patient?
(218) 212-8451
Essentia Health-Deer River115 10th Ave NE Deer River, MN 56636
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Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic 1st Street Building

New Patient?
(218) 212-8451
Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic 1st Street Building420 E 1st St Fl 2 Duluth, MN 55805
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Essentia Health-Hibbing Clinic

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(218) 212-8451
Essentia Health-Hibbing Clinic730 E 34th St Hibbing, MN 55746
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

Essentia Health-Virginia Clinic

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(218) 212-8451
Essentia Health-Virginia Clinic1101 9th St N Virginia, MN 55792
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Hospital Highlight

Affiliated with Essentia Health St. Mary's Medical Center Duluth, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Smith

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Smith treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Smith treats other conditions, please contact the office at (218) 246-8275.

Esophageal Disorders

Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

Dr. Smith is experienced in the area of Esophageal Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Smith
Similar Providers
Esophagitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Varices
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Liver Disease

Liver disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the liver, such as hepatitis, fatty liver disease, and cirrhosis, through medications, lifestyle changes, or surgery.Compare with other Liver Disease specialists.

Dr. Smith is experienced in the area of Liver Disease. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Smith
Similar Providers
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Cirrhosis
Liver Function Test
Hepatitis A Screening
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Check Dr. Smith's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Smith's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • Food Allergy
  • Gallbladder Scan
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Impedance Testing
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • pH Probe
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ultrasound, Endoanal
  • Ultrasound, Esophageal
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Wireless pH Testing

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Dr. Smith accepts

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Dr. Smith accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I have the privilege of caring for patients and their families and sharing in Essentia Health's mission of making a healthy difference in people's lives.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1992
U MN
Residency Hospital
1985
University of Minnesota Medical School
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Theresa Smith, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (218) 212-8451, and for other questions, call (218) 246-8275.

Does Dr. Theresa Smith, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Smith has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Theresa Smith, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Theresa Smith, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Smith's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Theresa Smith, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Theresa Smith, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Smith frequently treats Esophageal Disorders and Liver Disease. See all practice areas where Dr. Smith specializes.

Where is Dr. Theresa Smith, MD's office located?

Dr. Smith's office is located at 115 10th Ave NE, Deer River, MN 56636. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Smith is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Essentia Health-Virginia

Virginia, MN

61% Patient Experience Rating, 8% lower than the national average

Essentia Health St. Mary's Hospital-Superior

Superior, WI

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

Essentia Health St. Mary's Medical Center

Duluth, MN

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Essentia Health-Deer River

Deer River, MN

82% Patient Experience Rating, 13% higher than the national average

Essentia Health-Northern Pines (Aurora)

Aurora, MN