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About Dr. William L Smits

Dr. William L Smits, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Fort Wayne, IN. He has 29 years of experience. His specialties include Pediatric Pulmonology, Allergy & Immunology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Smits is affiliated with Saint Joseph Health System Mishawaka Medical Ctr., Dekalb Health and Parkview Hospital Randallia. Dr. Smits has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

11 Ratings with 6 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. William L Smits is Great. Dr. William L Smits has been rated by 11 patients. From those 11 patients 6 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. William L Smits is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Allergy & Asthma Center

7222 Engle Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
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Dr. William L Smits has the following 3 specialties

  • Pediatric Pulmonology

    A pediatric pulmonologist is the go-to resource for children who need treatment for any kind of breathing issue or lung disease. If your child coughs up blood, has a cough that isn’t going away, or displays other symptoms such as trouble breathing, chest pain or wheezing, you can ask your doctor to refer you to a pediatric pulmonologist.
    Common conditions and diseases they treat range from noisy breathing, asthma and chronic coughs to lung disease, apnea and cystic fibrosis. They can also diagnose and treat cases of pneumonia in children and prescribe any kind of respiratory medication or equipment your child might need.

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    12 Expertise

  • Watery Eyes
  • Itching
  • Rash
  • Nasal Allergy (Rhinitis)
  • Sinusitis
  • Nasal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Pulmonology
  • Immunotherapy
  • Allergies
  • Hay Fever
  • Desensitization

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Doctor Smits is amazing because if it wasn't for him, I most likely wouldn't be here if I wouldn't of went to him from the beginning at 15 years old, to now at 23. He works well with my doctors and now will hopefully be able to work with my neuro because I know they would be able to help me aka help me by both docs working together.

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One Star

During my visit he was rude and arrogant !!! I was there for my sinuses he wanted to talk about his Chevelle.dislikes the UAW stated if we go on strike he'll never buy another GM vehicle. I felt worse when I left he sucks find another one

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awesome doctor

Dr. Smits is the only doctor who has been able to help me. And I've been to a lot of doctors. He is brilliant, very knowledgeable, and is very personable. I'm so glad to have found him and the Asthma & Allergy Center!

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I visited several doctors regarding my breathing and coughing problems. Dr. Smits is the only one that ordered appropriate tests to determine what my problems was. Then he prescribed meds and changed them periodically until we found the perfect combination for me.

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Five Stars

Dr. Smits is amazing. I suffered with sinuitis and coughing for years. Dr. Smits diagnosed the condition and prescribed medication for Gerds that has corrected the condition.My son had allergies and a cough for years also and Dr. Smits gave him shots and medication that completly relieved the symptons. My husband has had a cough and constricted airways for the past 2 weeks with no relief from antibiotics. Dr. Smits diagnosed him with Whooping Cough and prescribed medication which is giving him relief. I would highly reccomend Dr. Smits services to everyone who has allergies or allergie like symptoms or pulmonary problems.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Smits is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    29 Years Experience

  • University Of Hawaii John A Burns School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1989

  • University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. William L Smits accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
    • Anthem IN Pathway X Bronze Direct CACA HIX
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
  • Centene
    • Ambetter from MHS HIX
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Encore Health Network
    • Encore Health Network
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
    • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Indiana University
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • MMOH SuperMed POS Select
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • PHP Northern IN
    • PHP Select with Encircle
  • Sagamore Health
    • Sagamore Plus
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Allergy & Asthma Center, 7222 Engle Rd, Fort Wayne, IN


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