Dr. John A Smith MD Pathologist

Dr. John Smith is a pathologist in Birmingham, Alabama and is affiliated with Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 40 years. Dr. Smith accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 28 doctors at Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Pathology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pathologist: Chemical, Clinical Pathology

Clinical Interests: Medical Informatics, Blood Banks, Surgical Pathology, Molecular Diagnostic Techniques, Molecular Biology, Flow Cytometry

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1979–1982

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1982–1983

Robert B Brigham Hospital
Fellowship, Immunology, 1977–1979

University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pathology
Certified 24 years in Clinical Pathology

AL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

Around the World in 30 Days: Tibet/Nepal/Italy/Spain
2013 1 1

A Rotary Fellowship: Recollections & Reflections
2013 1 1

Contrasts in Leadership and Culture: Egypt and Jordan
2011 1 1

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Alabama PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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