Dr. David S. Smith reviews medical content for Healthwise, a
nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health
decisions. Dr. Smith is a family medicine physician with a special interest in
Down Syndrome and has devoted much of his career to teaching. He has been
Director of the Down Syndrome Clinic of Wisconsin in Milwaukee since 1996. Dr. Smith is a lecturer on Down syndrome and has served as
co-principal investigator on two related grants in 1995–1996 and 1996–1997. Dr. Smith is in private practice in Hartford, Wisconsin.
Education and Training
MD: University of Connecticut School of
Medicine, Farmington, CT, 1980
Residency: University of Wisconsin Wausau Family Practice, Wausau, WI, 1980–1983
American Board of Family Medicine
Assistant Professor of Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 1990–present
Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin, Preceptor, Family Nurse Practitioner Student, Milwaukee School of Medicine, Milwaukee, WI, 1995–1996
Volunteer Faculty, University of Wisconsin, Preceptor, Physician Assistant Student, Physician Assistant Program, Madison, WI, 1995–1996
How this information was developed to help you make better health decisions.