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James Smith III, MD

Dr. Smith is an orthopedic surgeon in the Etowah County area. He is affiliated with Gadsden Regional Medical Center and 2 more hospitals.
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Conditions treated

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Top 25%
8 doctors
Top 15%
8 doctors
Top 5%
4 doctors
Dr. Smith saw more spine condition patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Etowah County area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Top 25%
10 doctors
Top 15%
10 doctors
Top 5%
5 doctors
Dr. Smith saw more back problems patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Etowah County area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Top 25%
2 doctors
Top 15%
2 doctors
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Dr. Smith saw more spinal stenosis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Etowah County area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Top 25%
18 doctors
Top 15%
17 doctors
Top 5%
8 doctors
Dr. Smith saw pain patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Etowah County area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
3 doctors
Top 15%
3 doctors
Top 5%
1 doctor
Dr. Smith saw more pinched nerve patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Etowah County area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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2 doctors
Top 15%
2 doctors
Top 5%
Dr. Smith saw herniated disc patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Etowah County area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
3 doctors
Top 15%
2 doctors
Top 5%
1 doctor
Dr. Smith saw degenerative disc disease (DDD) patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Etowah County area. Learn more.

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1 doctor
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Top 5%
Dr. Smith saw spondylolisthesis patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Etowah County area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
1 doctor
Top 15%
1 doctor
Top 5%
Dr. Smith saw spondylosis patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Etowah County area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
9 doctors
Top 15%
8 doctors
Top 5%
4 doctors
Dr. Smith saw back pain patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Etowah County area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
4 doctors
Top 15%
3 doctors
Top 5%
1 doctor
Dr. Smith saw chronic pain patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Etowah County area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
5 doctors
Top 15%
5 doctors
Top 5%
2 doctors
Dr. Smith saw neck pain patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Etowah County area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
5 doctors
Top 15%
4 doctors
Top 5%
2 doctors
Dr. Smith saw broken bone patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Etowah County area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
3 doctors
Top 15%
3 doctors
Top 5%
1 doctor
Dr. Smith saw tendonitis patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Etowah County area. Learn more.

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Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Smith accepts.
Broken femur repair (surgical) $6,730 – 14.7k
Broken forearm repair (non-surgical) $762 – 1,664

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Locations

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

Office
100 Medical Center Dr
Gadsden, AL 35903
584 miles away
  • Spanish
2001 Cades Ave SW
Fort Payne, AL 35968
556 miles away

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Credentials
  • Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2003

Hospital affiliations

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

  • Gadsden Regional Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • Riverview Regional Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • 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
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Medicare
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Viva Health
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield