Dr. Adam Smith
16 years experience male
Dr. Adam Smith received his D.O. degree from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his residency training at the Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine Program. After his training, Dr. Smith went to work for Yale Health. His work expanded into a number of positions including Chief of Inpatient, Transitional and Acute Care, as well as roles in Care Management and Wellness Programming at Yale. Dr. Smith approaches Medicine with a strong belief in the role of patient education and continuity of care, and his clinical and academic work focuses on wellness and prevention, specifically as it relates to the doctor-patient relationship and engaging patients around the subject of behavioral change through the use of mindfulness and coaching psychology.
SpecialtiesDoctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.
Internal Medicine, Board Certified
United States: Connecticut, North Carolina, Texas
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Aug 16, 2014
Dr. Smith is a well-trained, knowledgeable doctor who cares, and he communicates clearly with his patients. I recommend him highly.
Aug 29, 2014
I highly recommend Dr. Smith. He is a wonderful resource to HealthTap and to the public who needs sound medical answers.
Nov 29, 2014
Dr. Smith is a highly knowledgeable and compassionate doctor. Enjoy reading his answers. Recommended.
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Education & Training
West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, WV
YALE-NEW HAVEN HOSPITAL
Excellence in Behavioral Medicine, West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine