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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Smith is Excellent. Dr. Smith has been reviewed by 32 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Smith, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

Education & Awards

Dr. Smith graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012, 2014)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2015 - 2018)
Level II
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2015 - 2018)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Smith has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Skyline Medical Center 
  • Baptist Hospital 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Steven Smith MD is a male Internist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Richard S. Smith practice?
Dr. Richard Smith has 2 office locations.
Dr. Richard Smith practices Internal Medicine near Knoxville, TN.
Additional practice locations include: Nashville, TN.
See Knoxville Internists.