Philip G. Smith, M.D. Kadlec Employed Provider

General Surgeon
Languages: English
Specialties:
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Early in life Dr. Smith found that he had a keen ability to fix things, often making them work better in the process. When he went on to medical school he discovered that this gift was also present in his work in the operating room. Today, as a general surgeon, he gets to use his hands to help people with challenging health concerns. He is passionate about patient education, taking extra time to help them understand their diagnosis, treatment options, expected results and, when appropriate, future limitations, he always strives for the best outcomes for his patients based on their goals and lifestyle.
Education
Institution
Type
Field of Study
Loma Linda University Medical School
Medical School
University Of Hawaii, Honolulu
Internship
University Of Hawaii, Honolulu
Residency
General Surgery
Professional Associations
American Society of General Surgeons
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery - General
Clinical Interests
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Virtual Care
PATIENT RATINGS AND COMMENTS

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey.Responses are measured on a 10 - point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5 - point scale in order to display results in a 5 - star rating.Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.6 out of 5 (64 Ratings, 10 Comments)


100

01/29/2020
DR Smith gave excellent care. After my surgery during my follow up appointment he went over the procedure showing pictures on his computer. I feel he is an excellent caring surgeon. [...]
90

01/23/2020
P. Smith MD very humor, pleasant, detailed in procedure. Staff very nice. [...]
100

01/22/2020
Thanks for caring
21.4

12/11/2019
Both visits he had a student present so he was working at impressing him with his knowledge and expertise and showed no interest or empathy towards me.
100

10/22/2019
I feel very confident with Dr. Philip Smith.
100

10/22/2019
This appointment was a pre-surgery meeting. Very professionally done. I know he cared about my comfort before & after surgery. Very good experience, overall.
100

10/15/2019
Dr. Smith is a phenomenal doctor and a blessing to [...] and the medical field. Thank you so much! May God continue to bless you and use you.
100

09/29/2019
Like all Kadlec facilities and employees care and caring is best of the best.
100

09/19/2019
Great
100

08/25/2019
Caring, kind and considerate - very knowledgeable and made me feel very comfortable. Listened to my thoughts and wanted to know what I wanted.
 
780 Swift Boulevard
Suite 101

Richland, WA 99352
(509) 946-1850
Affiliated Facilities
Kadlec Regional Medical Center