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Specialty:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Hip Replacement Surgery
Knee Replacement Surgery
Hand,Wrist,and/or Upper Extremity Surgery
General Fracture Care
Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
General Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Northwest


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.7 Stars
150 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Associates - UPMC
44 Circle St.
Franklin, PA 16323
Office Phone:
(814) 437-2191
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18 Sportsman Dr.
Suite 20
Clarion, PA 16214
Scheduling Phone:
(814) 226-4270
Office Phone:
(814) 226-1070
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education:

MD, University of South Alabama Medical Center, Mobile, AL

Residency:
Medical College of Virginia,
Richmond, VA




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August 08, 2017

I was very happy

August 01, 2017

Dr Smith and his staff are the best! professional, caring, knowledgeable, kind I just cant say enough good things about them! Dr Smith and Sarah Heckathorne are tops in my eyes!

July 06, 2017

treated me quickly in time of an accidental injury.

June 27, 2017

I feel I got very good care

May 03, 2017

this was my very first visit with Dr. Smith but my husband saw him many times. He was very please with Dr. Smith 's care.

April 26, 2017

would be nice not be rushed out

April 18, 2017

I was pleased for how soon I was cared for.

March 08, 2017

Dr Donald Smith replaced my left hip and and I recommend him almost dialy! Excellent Doctor and the Entire staff in Franklin and Clarion are wonderful...The surgery at UPMC in Seneca was the best care ever, and I have had about 5 different surgeries in my life and never the care I have received Dr Donald Smith and the staff and hospitol!!! Wonderful people doing a wonderful JOB!!

January 31, 2017

the office visit was very efficiently handled every person with whom I had contact had a nice of way of relating to me, my visit, and my treatment

January 11, 2017

everyone was amazing and courtesy