Dr. Smith has been with the practice since 1981. He specializes in the treatment of colon and rectal cancer, laparoscopic colon surgery, and the diagnosis and treatment of intestinal and anorectal disorders. Dr. Smith sees patients at our Stony Point office.
Area(s) of Special Focus
Laparoscopic Colon and Rectal Surgery; Treatment of Colon and Rectal Cancer; Surgical Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Diverticular Disease, and Anorectal Disorders; Screening Colonoscopy.
Dr. Smith received his undergraduate degree from Amherst College and his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College. He completed his general surgery residency at Tulane University, followed by a fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery at Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Board certified by the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery.
Fellow of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons. Additional memberships include the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, the Society of American Gastrointestinal & Endoscopic Surgeons, Piedmont Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Chesapeake Colorectal Society and American Medical Association.
Honors & Awards
Dr. Smith’s past honors include medical staff leadership positions; served as chairman on quality assurance and surgical review committees; Richmond Magazine’s “Top Docs.”