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This content was provided by Dr. Smith "Valaree R. Smith, DO, is a board-certified family medicine physician who is fellowship trained in geriatric medicine. Combining a high level of clinical skill with a warm and understanding patient manner, Dr. Smith serves the elderly of Lee's Summit and surrounding areas. She provides medical care to senior adults in extended and long-term care facilities and also cares for those patients at Lee's Summit Medical Center when needed. She is available for Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE) consults for inpatients at Lee's Summit Medical Center, as well as for providing medical coverage and medical director services for long term-care facilities in the area. Dr. Smith is an active member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, and the American Geriatrics Society. She received her medical degree from the Kansas City University of Medicine & BioSciences and completed her residency at the Research Family Medicine Residency Program. She completed her geriatric fellowship at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) - Truman Medical Center Lakewood. "
Dr. Smith does not have any board certifications listed.
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Diabetes Type 2
Difficulty With Walking
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Low Back Pain
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Restless Leg Syndrome
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shortness of Breath
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Tobacco Use Disorder
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vitamin D Deficiency
Liver Function Test
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Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School | Graduated
Research Family Med Residency Program
Residency Hospital | Completed
Umkc Truman Med Center Lakewood
Fellowship Hospital | Completed
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