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Ellison Smith Jr., MD

Dr. Smith is a rheumatologist in the Asheville area. He is affiliated with Margaret R Pardee Memorial Hospital and 4 more hospitals.
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Dr. Smith saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Smith saw more osteoarthritis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Smith saw more osteoporosis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Smith saw more rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Smith saw more back problems patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Smith saw more Crohn's disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Smith saw more ankylosing spondylitis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Smith saw more fibromyalgia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Smith saw more ulcerative colitis (UC) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Smith saw more juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Smith saw uveitis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Smith saw more spine condition patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Smith saw more degenerative disc disease (DDD) patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Smith saw Dupuytren's contracture patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Smith saw more psoriasis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Smith saw more plantar fasciitis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Smith saw more chronic fatigue syndrome patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Smith saw more vitamin deficiency patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Smith saw more trigger finger patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Smith saw more gout patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Smith saw Achilles tendinitis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Smith saw more neck pain patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Smith saw more carpal tunnel syndrome patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Smith saw more lupus patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Smith saw more peripheral neuropathy patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Smith sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Office
4 Vanderbilt Park Dr
Asheville, NC 28803
773 miles away
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Credentials
  • University of North Dakota School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1993

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Rheumatology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Smith is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Margaret R Pardee Memorial Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Memorial Mission Hospital and Asheville Surgery Ce
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Blue Ridge Regional Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • Murphy Medical Center
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • Transylvania Regional Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • FirstCarolinaCare
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Independent Health
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • MagnaCare
  • MedCost
  • Medica
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  • Meritain Health
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield