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David C Smith M.D.

(714) 634-4567
Primary Specialties
  • Orthopedic Surgery
Area of Expertise
  • Knee
  • Shoulder
Address
280 South Main Street, Suite 200
Orange, CA 92868
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Education & Training

Medical Education - University of California, Irvine School of Medicine (Medical Doctor)
Internship - Huntington Memorial Hosp-Graduate Medical Educatio (Rotating)
Residency - Huntington Memorial Hosp-Graduate Medical Educatio (General Surgery)
Fellowship - UC Irvine Medical Center (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Accepted Health Plans

Please verify with your health plan and/or physician’s office.
  • Aetna PPO
  • Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Prudent Buyer PPO
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry/First Health
  • Health Net PPO
  • ChoiceCare/Humana
  • Interplan PPO
  • Medicare
  • United Healthcare PPO
For HMO plan participation please call physician's office.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (Orthopedic Surgery)

Physician Bio

David C. Smith, M.D. has performed 0 procedures at one of the HOI facilities during 2016.

Dr. David C. Smith is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon. He is a general orthopaedist, but focuses largely on arthroscopic procedures of the knee and shoulder, as well as joint replacement surgery. He is a general partner of Orthopaedic Specialty Institute of Orange County.

Dr. Smith has been on the staff at St. Joseph’s Hospital in the City of Orange for several years, many of which he also served as an associate clinical professor at the University of California, Irvine.

Dr. Smith did his undergraduate work at California State College, Los Angeles. He completed medical school at the University of California, Irvine graduating as a member of the National Medical Honor Society. His orthopaedic and general surgery internship was performed at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, CA. Orthopaedic Residency training was completed at Orange County Medical Center – University of California, Irvine. Following completion of orthopaedic specialization, Dr. Smith served in the United States Army, spending one year in Vietnam.

Over the years, Dr. Smith has lectured to various groups on a variety of subjects focusing primarily on Sports Medicine and Joint Replacement topics.
Dr. Smith is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the California Orthopaedic Association, and a past president of the Orange County Chapter of the Western Orthopaedic Association. He is also a member of the National American Trauma Association.