“I partner with my patients and work with them to provide individualized medical care based on their specific needs. My focus is patient-first, and my goal is always optimal health for my patients. I believe trust and honesty are key elements in any patient-physician relationship, and I work closely with my patients to keep them well.”

Board Certification

  • Family Medicine 1981 to Present

Education

Residency in Family Medicine

Roanoke Memorial Hospital
Family Medicine
Roanoke, VA
1981

Internship

Roanoke Memorial Hospital
Family Medicine
Roanoke, VA
1979

Medical School

Medical College of Virginia
Doctor of Medicine
Richmond, VA
1978

Hospitals Affiliated With

Lynchburg General Hospital
Virginia Baptist Hospital

Biography

Dr. Smith was born in 1948. He grew up on the Lake Champlain Islands of Vermont and graduated from Duke University in 1970. After serving in the U.S. Navy, he obtained his medical degree at the Medical College of Virginia in 1978 and completed his Residency training at Roanoke Memorial Hospital in 1981. Dr. Smith has been married since 1973 and has three grown children. He has practiced as a board-certified family physician in Forest since 1981. He founded Access HealthCare in 2000.