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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Purcell Smith III is Good. Dr. Smith III has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
Promptness 3.4
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 3.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Purcell Smith III, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Smith III graduated from University of Arkansas , Little Rock. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)


Dr. Smith III has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Of Dallas 
  • Frisco Medical Center 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Purcell Smith III MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 30 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand.
Where does Dr. Purcell Smith III practice?
Dr. Purcell Smith III has 1 office location.
Dr. Purcell Smith III practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand near Plano, TX.
See Plano Orthopedic Surgeons and Plano Surgeons.