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Dr. Tony Bryan Smitherman MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Dr. Tony Smitherman has 2 office locations.
North by Northwest
The Center For Orthopaedic Surgery
4642 N Loop 289
Ste 101
Lubbock, TX 79416

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Tony Smitherman is Excellent. Dr. Smitherman has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 1.7
  • Currently 1.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.3
  • Currently 2.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Tony Smitherman, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Smitherman graduated from The University of Texas at Galveston. He has 15 awards.

Who's Who in American College and Universities, 1991
Presidential Nominee to The University of Texas System Board of Regent's Student Advisory Group
Mu Delta Honor Society, 1990-1992
Resident of the Month, March, 1996
Presidential Nominee to The University of
Presidential Nominee to The Univer
Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities, 1988
Texas Tech University Greek Men of the Year, 1988
Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society, 1987-88
Alpha Zeta Agriculture Honor Society, 1987-88
Phi Beta Sigma Freshman Honor Society, 1984-85
Dean's Honor Scholarship recipient, 1984-88
Texas Tech University Student Assn. Outstanding Student Senator, 1988
McLean High School Outstanding Graduating Senior Scholarship recipient, 1984
Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Assn Scholarship recipient, 1984-88


Dr. Smitherman has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Lubbock Heart Hospital 
  • Highland Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Smitherman accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 20 plans
  • Unicare - 12 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 2 plans
  • Humana - 9 plans
  • Superior Health Plan - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 2 plans


  • Spanish

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Where does Dr. Tony B. Smitherman practice?
Dr. Tony Smitherman practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Lubbock, TX.
See Lubbock Surgeons.