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Specialties & Research
Dr. Galen Smith, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.
- He has special expertise in 6 areas:
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Spinal Fractures
- Spinal Stenosis
Education & Awards
Dr. Smith graduated from Louisiana State University at New Orleans.
Dr. Smith has 20 hospital affiliations:
- Holston Valley Medical Center
- Johnson City Medical Ctr
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Smith accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 12 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee - 9 plans
- Bluegrass Family Health - 3 plans
- Cigna - 13 plans
- Humana - 2 plans
- Aetna - 2 plans
- USA H & W Network - 1 plan
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- Where does Dr. Galen Smith practice?
Dr. Galen Smith practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Kingsport, TN.
Additional practice locations include: Bristol, TN.
See Kingsport Surgeons.