Dr. Sophia R Smith MD Pediatrician

Dr. Sophia Smith is a pediatrician in Washington, District of Columbia. She received her medical degree from University of Florida College of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Smith accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Pediatrics

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Pediatrics, 1992 - 1995

Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 1995 - 1998

University of Florida College of Medicine
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Complete loss of iron regulatory proteins 1 and 2 prevents viability of murine zygotes beyond the blastocyst stage of embryonic development.
Smith, S.R., Ghosh, M.C., Ollivierre-Wilson, H., Hang Tong, W., Rouault, T.A.

Electron tomography of degenerating neurons in mice with abnormal regulation of iron metabolism.
Zhang, P.,Land, W.,Lee, S.,Juliani, J.,Lefman, J.,Smith, S. R.,Germain, D.,Kessel, M.,Leapman, R.,Rouault, T. A.,Subramaniam, S.

Severity of neurodegeneration correlates with compromise of iron metabolism in mice with iron regulatory protein deficiencies.
Smith, S.R., Cooperman, S., Lavaute, T., Tresser, N., Ghosh, M., Meyron-Holtz, E., Land, W., Ollivierre, H., Jortner, B., Switzer, R., Messing, A., Rouault, T.A.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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