C. Daniel Smith, M.D.

Departments

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida
  • Bariatrics and gastric bypass surgery
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Esophageal, solid organ, and pancreas procedures
  • All aspects of benign foregut disease, including physiology of normal and abnormal esophageal function, clinical outcomes following corrective therapies and new operative techniques and therapies
  • Clinical outcomes following operative management of GI diseases, especially laparoscopic operations
  • Use of new technology and simulation in surgical education
  • Development and validation of proficiency based curriculum for skills training
  1. 1993
    Chief Resident - SurgicalMayo Clinic in Rochester
  2. 1992
    Resident - SurgicalMayo Clinic in Rochester
  3. 1991
    Research FellowshipGastrointestinal Research Unit, Mayo Clinic
  4. 1990
    Resident - SurgicalMayo Clinic in Rochester
  5. 1988
    Resident - SurgicalHennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis
  6. 1987
    Internship - SurgicalHennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis
  7. 1986
    MDUniversity of Minnesota Medical School
  8. 1979
    BS - ChemistrySaint Johns University

Certifications

  1. American Board of Surgery

Professional Highlights

  1. Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Laparoendoscopic and Advanced Surgical Techniques, 2007-present
  2. Editorial Board, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 1997-present
  3. President-Elect, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), 2008-2009
  4. Chair, Board of Directors, The Fellowship Council, 2007-2009
  5. Chair, Continuing Education Committee, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), 2001-2005

Publications

Research Activities

See a description of research activities.