David Smith MDBHS Orthopedic AssociatesOrthopedics & Sports Medicine
A well rounded physician who prefers General Orthopedics, Dr. David Smith is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons and the American Medical Association. He has a passion for performing total joint procedures and enjoys treating sports injuries, degenerative diseases, tumors and regularly performs joint repair and replacement.
Dr. Smith attended University of Massachusetts Institute of Technology B.D. where he received his degree in Electrical Engineering in 1970. He went onto the University of Newcastle – Upon – Tyne, England where he completed his Orthopedic Externship in August of 1973. Dr Smith attended University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine where he received his M.D. in 1974. At the University of Minnesota Hospital & Clinics – Minneapolis, Minnesota, Dr. Smith completed his General Surgery Internship in 1975. His fellowship training followed at the University of Washington in 1977. Dr. Smith completed his Orthopedic Residency at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois in 1979 followed by a Spine Fellowship which he completed in 1980. A Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Dr. Smith has spent most of his career in Illinois where he has been in private practice for a number of years. Dr. Smith is excited to be a part of the team at Clarion Regional Orthopedics and the Clarion Community