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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Charles Smith is Good. Dr. Smith has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 3.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Charles Smith, MD is board certified in Neurology.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Brain Injuries
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Spasticity
  • Neurology
  • Spinal Cord Diseases
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Stroke

Education & Awards

Dr. Smith graduated from University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine. He has 2 awards.

New York Magazine, "Best Doctors in New York" – 2000, 2002
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Smith has 13 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 
  • Scripps Green Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Charles Raymond Smith MD is a male Neurologist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Neurology.
Where does Dr. Charles R. Smith practice?
Dr. Charles Smith has 1 office location.
Dr. Charles Smith practices Neurology near La Jolla, CA.
See La Jolla Neurologists.