Dr. Jodi L Smith MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Jodi Smith is a neurosurgeon in Indianapolis, Indiana and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Indiana University Health University Hospital and St. Vincent Carmel Hospital. She received her medical degree from University of Utah School of Medicine and has been in practice for 14 years. Dr. Smith accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 8 doctors at Indiana University Health University Hospital and one of 29 at St. Vincent Carmel Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: Pediatric

Clinical Interests: Action Potentials, Cerebral Revascularization, Traffic Accidents, Neurosurgical Procedures, Moyamoya Disease, Age Factors, Air Pollutants, Agricultural Workers' Diseases

Hospital Affiliation

St. Vincent Carmel Hospital

Indiana University Health University Hospital
Ranked #29 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Utah School of Medicine
Class of 1993

Children's Hosp Boston
Fellowship, Pediatric Neurosurgery, 1999–2000

Weber State College
Other Training, Zoology/Chemistry, 1979–1983

University of Utah School of Medicine
Other Training, Anatomy, 1983–1988

University of Utah School of Medicine
Residency, Neurosurgery, 1994–1999

University of Utah School of Medicine
Internship, Surgery, 1993–1994

University of Utah School of Medicine
Post Doctoral Fellowship, Anatomy, 1988–1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified 10 years in Neurological Surgery

IN State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

AOA Honor Medical Society, University of Utah School of Medicine, 1992-present

39 Red Shoes Awards, 2005-2012

Indianapolis’ Top Doctors, Castle Connolly, Ltd

Health Care Heroes Physician Award, Indianapolis Business Journal

Teaching Award, Indiana University Board of Trustees

John E. Kalsbeck Professor of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health, 2009-present

Awarded funding, IUSM Dean’s office to attend the Harvard/2009 AAMC mid-career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar, Scottsdale, AZ

Distinguished Alumni Award, Weber State University

Shillito Pediatric Neurosurgery Fellowship, The Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Paul Wintrobe Memorial Award, Outstanding Senior Medical Student, University of Utah School of Medicine (award received for graduating first in the University of Utah School of Medicine Class of 1993)

Lange Medical Publications Award for outstanding achievement as a 1993 medical student, University of Utah School of Medicine

Glasgow Memorial Award, American Medical Women’s Association (award received for graduating first in the University of Utah School of Medicine Class of 1993)

Summer Research Fellowship, University of Utah School of Medicine

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, 1988-1989

University of Utah Departmental Fellowship - Anatomy Department, 1983-1988

University of Utah Graduate Research Fellowship, 1985-1987

Outstanding Young Women of America

Athletic Scholarship, 1979-1983

Weber State College Scholastic Society, 1980-1983

Alpha Epsilon Delta Premedical Fraternity, 1981-1983

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, 1982-1983

All-Conference Scholar Athlete

WSC Dean's Award, Outstanding scholastic achievement

WSC Zoology Department Award, Outstanding academic achievement

WSC Athletic Department, Outstanding Female Scholar Athlete

National Dean's List, 1979 to 1982

Who's Who among Students, 1981-1982

Publications & Presentations

Management of Traumatic Brain Injuries in Children.

Orientation to Gross Brain.

Gross Brain: Surface Vasculature, Cranial Nerves.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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