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About Dr. Jessica K Smith

Dr. Jessica K Smith, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Iowa City, IA. She has 15 years of experience. Her specialties include Surgery. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

1 Rating with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jessica K Smith is Excellent. Dr. Jessica K Smith has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Jessica K Smith is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

University Of Iowa Hospitals And Clinics

200 Hawkins Dr
Iowa City, IA 52242
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Specialties

Dr. Jessica K Smith has the following 1 specialty

  • Surgery
  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Jessica K Smith has the following 2 expertise

  • Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)

Dr. Jessica K Smith has 0 board certified specialties

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Highly Recommend

I had a bilateral inguinal hernia repaired by Dr. Smith and I cannot say enough about the experience. It was my first surgery ever and I interviewed many surgeons before my surgery (especially after reading the horror stories online). After meeting her I scheduled an appointment for a laparoscopic bilateral hernia repair. I read about the pain and how horrible things were after the surgery and I can tell you the worst thing about my recovery was the anesthesia. I was in at 8:00 and in my door at 2:00 in the afternoon. The rest of the night I slept and got up to go to the bathroom on and off. I took my meds and felt very little pain just tightness. The next day I was up and walking around fine with little pain. The third day I was off the pain meds and on ibuprofen only. Each day was better, mostly because I followed her instruction. I was back to work a week later. Now, I am 4 weeks out and can do everything I could do before, but with no hernia! I have no pain, but there is still a little soreness for the healing. I would recommend Dr. Smith to anyone who is dealing with a hernia and wants the laparoscopic procedure. I know there are a lot of negative reviews when it comes to inguinal hernias and I think the key is to find the right surgeon.

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  • Education

    15 Years Experience

  • University Of California Davis School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2003

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Jessica K Smith accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry IA PPO
  • Health Alliance
    • Health Alliance HMO/POS
    • Health Alliance PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
  • Wellmark
    • Wellmark Alliance Select

Locations & Directions

University Of Iowa Hospitals And Clinics, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA
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