Dr. Galen Smith MD
Orthopedic Spine Surgeons — Kingsport, TNContact Dr. Smith
Dr. Galen Smith specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery in Kingsport, Tennessee. Details of Dr. Smith's 37 years experience as an MD, his hospital affiliation and education at Louisiana State University are available on your free doctor report.
Dr. Smith has been compared
Primary Location for Dr. Smith
2202 John B Dennis Hwy
Kingsport, TN 37660
Ratings and Reviews for Dr. Galen SmithNo ratings yet
There are no ratings or reviews available for Dr. Galen Smith at this time. Reviews may not be ready for viewing or are still processing.
Be the first to rate and review Dr. Galen Smith by clicking the following button.
Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise
Dr. Galen Smith identified specializing in
Orthopedic Spine Surgery and Orthopedic SurgeryOrthopedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is trained in the preservation, investigation and restoration of the form and function of the extremities, spine, and associated structures by medical, surgical, and physical means. An orthopaedic surgeon is involved with the care of patients whose musculoskeletal problems include congenital deformities, trauma, infections, tumors, metabolic disturbances of the musculoskeletal system, deformities, injuries, and degenerative diseases of the spine, hands, feet, knee, hip, shoulder, and elbow in children and adults. An orthopaedic surgeon is also concerned with primary and secondary muscular problems and the effects of central or peripheral nervous system lesions of the musculoskeletal system..
A hospital affiliation covers any doctor who has an affiliation, association or admitting privilege with a hospital. A doctor's particular affiliation to a specific hospital can translate to the overall quality of that provider.
Dr. Smith is affiliated with 1 hospital:
130 W Ravine Rd
Kingsport, TN 37660
EducationDr. Smith attended medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine and graduated in 1976 having 37 years experience.
While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.
Patients may also know Dr. Galen Smith MD as:
- Galen R Smith
- G Smith
Are you Dr. Galen Smith?
Update your information