Dr. Smith has been practicing dermatology and dermatologic surgery in the Northern Virginia area for the past 21 years. He is a graduate of University of Mississippi School of Medicine and completed his dermatology residency at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas in 1972.
From 1972-1995, Dr. Smith spent the majority of his career practicing dermatology at army hospitals in Germany, New Jersey, Colorado, Maryland and Virginia as Chief of Dermatology Service and Deputy Commander for Clinical Services.
Dr.Smith is certified by the American Board of Dermatology. A fellow of the AAD, a member of the Association of Military Dermatologists, and Washington D.C Dermatological Society. In addition, Dr. Smith has had publications in the Archives of Dermatology as well as Pediatric Dermatology.