Robert W. Smith, MD, Otolaryngologist with Midwest Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists

Get to know Otolaryngologist Dr. Robert W. Smith, who serves patients in Woodbury, Minnesota.

Dr. Smith is an otolaryngologist who, since 1992, has been serving patients at Midwest Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists in Woodbury, Minnesota. Founded in 1912, Midwest Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists has remained committed to providing comprehensive and cost-effective treatment with the greatest respect for their patients. In addition to meeting and exceeding patients’ level of high quality, low-cost care, the practice engages in several resources that provide guidance to patients throughout their healthcare journey.

Dr. Smith is also affiliated with Children’s Minnesota in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Children’s Minnesota is one of the largest free-standing pediatric health systems in the United States and cares for the most amazing people on earth – children. The mission of Children’s Minnesota is to champion the health needs of children and families. “We are committed to improving children’s health by providing the highest-quality, family-centered care, advanced through research and education” as stated by their website.

Dr. Smith received his medical degree from the University of Minnesota Medical School in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He then went on to complete his residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at the University of Minnesota Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Dr. Smith is board-certified in otolaryngology by the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. The American Board of Otolaryngology, located in Houston, Texas, is a non-profit corporation that has set the mission of ensuring professional standards with certificates and memberships, and have offered training in the fields of head neck surgery to professionals since 1924.

Dr. Smith is a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (FAAO-HNS), as well as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS).

Otorhinolaryngology is a surgical subspecialty within medicine that deals with conditions of the ear, nose, throat and related structures of the head and neck. Doctors who specialize in this area are called otorhinolaryngologists, otolaryngologists, ENT doctors, ENT surgeons or head and neck surgeons. As an otolaryngologist, Dr. Smith’s care philosophy is to provide the highest standards of care to his patients with the greatest compassion for them.

Dr. Smith expands his expertise to the global community. As a member of medical missions, he performs life-changing surgeries for those who otherwise would not have access to specialty medical care.

Learn More about Dr. Robert W. Smith:
Through his findatopdoc profile,, through Midwest Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists, or through Children’s Minnesota,

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