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- Board Certified Gastroenterologist
Personal Background and Education
Dr. Milton Tyree Smith, born in South Hill, Virginia, is a highly experienced and decorated Gastroenterologist currently associated with the University of Cincinnati Physicians in Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Smith began his academic journey by earning a BS degree in Biology (Cum Laude) from Norfolk State University. He then pursued medicine, receiving his MD from Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia.
Medical Training and Certifications
Dr. Smith has undergone diverse and significant medical training, ranging from an internship at Walter Reed Army Medical Center to advanced endoscopic training at both the University of Cincinnati and Indiana University Medical Center. He holds board certifications in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine and has medical licensure in multiple states, including Ohio, Indiana, Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina.
Military Service and Honors
Dr. Smith dedicated over two decades to active military service in the United States Army, retiring with the rank of O6/COL. His contributions in this role earned him numerous military awards and commendations, a testament to his commitment and professionalism.
Teaching and Academic Recognition
Recognized for his excellent teaching skills, he received the Dr. Ralph Giannella award for excellence in teaching in 2013, presented by the gastroenterology fellows of the University of Cincinnati. His past professional roles have been no less notable, holding positions such as the Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and Chief of Clinical Services at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center.
Dr. Smith is a fellow of esteemed organizations including the American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association, and American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. As an active participant in professional activities, he has served on several committees and contributed to various editorial activities.
Invited Presentations and Research Interests
Dr. Smith has been invited to speak at numerous extramural presentations, sharing his expertise on diverse topics related to his field. In the realm of research, his focus is on the endoscopic management of pancreatic cancer, endoscopy in anticoagulated patients, and the management of biliary diseases, among other areas.
Dr. Smith’s commitment to medical service, education, and research is demonstrated by his substantial contributions to the field of Gastroenterology. His experiences in the military and medical fields are a testament to his dedication to patient care and academic excellence.