Lewis A Smith, MD, FACS
After receiving his undergraduate degree from University of Florida, Dr. Smith received his medical degree from the University of Florida School of Medicine, and completed his internship and residency at University Hospital of Jacksonville in Surgery. He was board certified in 1979.
Dr. Smith practiced as a general surgeon for over 20 years in Jacksonville, then became interested in working with back pain patients. He was Medical Director of the Back Pain Institute of North Florida from 2003 until he joined Memorial Spine Clinic in April, 2009.
Dr. Smith's professional memberships include the Duval County Medical Society, Florida Medical Association, Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and North American Spine Society.
Dr. Smith is currently the Director of The Spine Clinic.
Medical Education & Training
Medical School: University of Miami School of Medicine, M.D., June, 1972
Residency: Surgery, Jacksonville Health Education Programs, Jacksonville, Florida, July, 1974 — June, 1978
Internship: Straight Surgery, University Hospital of Jacksonville, Florida, July, 1972 June, 1973
Specialty Board Certifications: Surgery
Student American Medical Association
Alpha Kappa Kappa Medical Fraternity, Treasurer, 1971, 1972
American Medical Association
Duval County Medical Society
Florida Medical Association
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
Southeastern Surgical Congress
Florida Association of General Surgeons
Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
Procedures and Conditions
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3627 University Blvd. South
Jacksonville, FL 32216
Phone: (904) 296-2522