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Dr. Donald Smith, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.5 (28)
Map Pin Small Tampa, FL
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45 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Donald Smith, MD

Dr. Donald Smith, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Tampa, FL. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 45 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT AND STATE AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE and is affiliated with Tampa General Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Smith an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Smith works at Practice in Tampa, FL. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Smith's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Usf Multidisciplinary Programs
    2 Tampa General Cir, Tampa, FL 33606 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (813) 259-0633
  2. 2
    Johnnie B Byrd Sr Alzheimers Center and Research Institute
    4001 E Fletcher Ave, Tampa, FL 33613 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (813) 396-2372
  3. 3
    Usf Dept of Opthalmology
    13330 Usf Laurel Dr, Tampa, FL 33612 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (813) 974-2201
    Monday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 12:00
    Thursday
    13:00 - 17:00
  4. 4
    Tampa General Hospital Cancer Care Tampa
    2 Tampa General Cir Fl 3, Tampa, FL 33606 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (813) 259-0889

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  • Tampa General Hospital

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    About Dr. Donald Smith, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 45 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1568481802
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT AND STATE AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. Smith accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

    Dr. Smith has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    28 patients have reviewed Dr. Smith. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Smith.

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