Surgeon, Chicago Center for Orthopedics
Vanguard Medical Group
Dr. Smith is a fellowship-trained, board-eligible orthopedic surgeon with extensive training in joint replacement. He received his bachelor’s degree in biology from Ohio University, where he graduated cum laude and participated in varsity athletics. He then attended medical school at Ohio University and completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Michigan State University/Ingham Regional Medical Center. Dr. Smith pursued two fellowships in reconstruction of the hip and knee: one with Dr. Thomas H. Mallory, M.D., and Dr. Adolph Lombardi, M.D., at Joint Implant Surgeons in Columbus, Ohio, and the other at the prestigious Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.
He has authored and co-authored numerous research articles published in peer-reviewed medical journals, in addition to presenting his work at various medical conferences. His many professional memberships include the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons and Mayo Clinic Alumni Association.
Outside of the hospital, Dr. Smith enjoys the outdoors, athletics and spending free time with his young family.
Year Started Practice
- Hip and knee joint replacement, revision total joint replacement
- Workers compensation
- Medical School: Ohio University, Athens, OH
- Internship: Doctors Hospital, Athens, OH
- Residency: Michigan State University, Lansing, MI
- Fellowship: Joint Implant Surgeons/OrthoNeuro, Columbus, OH
- Fellowship: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Telephone: (708) 783-6900
Fax: (708) 783-6906
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