Anthony A. Smith, M.D.

  1. Plastic Surgeon
  2. Hand Surgeon
  1. Hand surgery
  • Hand surgery
  • Reconstructive microsurgery
  1. 1990
    Fellow - AO Fellowship in Hand SurgeryDepartment of Hand Surgery, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
  2. 1990
    Fellow - Microvascular SurgeryDivision of Plastic Surgery, University of Toronto
  3. 1989
    Fellow - Hand SurgeryDivision of Hand & Microsurgery, Department of Orthopedic/Rehabilitation, University of South Florida College of Medicine
  4. 1989
    Fellow - Congenital Hand SurgeryShriners Hospital, Tampa Unit
  5. 1988
    Resident - Plastic SurgeryWayne State University Affiliated Hospitals
  6. 1984
    Resident - General SurgeryBrooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas
  7. 1981
    Resident - General SurgeryMaricopa County General Hospital
  8. 1980
    Internship - General SurgerySt Francis Hospital Medical Center, Peoria, IL
  9. 1979
    MDUniversity of Illinois College of Medicine
  10. 1974
    BASouthern Illinois University, Edwardsville

Certifications

  1. 1992
    Plastic SurgeryAmerican Board of Plastic Surgery
  2. 1992
    Hand SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2006
    Best Scientific PosterAmerican Society of Hand Therapists Annual Meeting
  2. 2004
    Poster Exhibit with Best Layout and PresentationAnnual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  3. 2004
    Golden Apple AwardArizona State University Chapter, American Medical Student Association
  4. 1994
    Traveling Fellowship AwardAmerican Burn Association
  5. 1985
    Army Commendation MedalMedical Corps, United States Army

Professional memberships

  1. 2018
    Senior ExaminerOral Board Examinations, American Board of Plastic Surgery
  2. 2018 - present
    MemberGlobal Outreach Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  3. 2018
    Volunteer Hand SurgeonSamaritan's Purse
  4. 2018 - present
    President ElectAmerican Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  5. 2018 - 2021
    Board of DirectorsEsperanca Medical Service Group
  6. 2018 - 2019
    MemberGlobal Surgery Committee, American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  7. 2017
    VolunteerTouching Hands Project - Port-Au-Prince, Haiti, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  8. 2016
    VolunteerTouching Hands Project - Haiti, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  9. 2016
    VolunteerTouching Hands Project - Honduras, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  10. 2016 - 2017
    MemberNominating Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  11. 2015
    Senior Guest ExaminerPlastic Oral Examinations, American Board of Plastic Surgery
  12. 2015 - 2018
    MemberAnnual Program Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  13. 2015 - 2018
    Vice President of EducationAmerican Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  14. 2013 - 2014
    Member at LargeAmerican Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  15. 2013
    Senior Guest ExaminerOral Board Examinations, American Board of Plastic Surgery
  16. 2012 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Arizona Graduate Education Subcommittee, Education Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  17. 2011 - 2012
    MemberEducation Committee, Academic Chairmen in Plastic Surgery
  18. 2011 - 2012
    MemberMembership Committee, American Association of Plastic Surgeons
  19. 2010
    Faculty SponsorMedical Student Research Program, University of Arizona College of Medicine
  20. 2010 - 2012
    MemberResident Selection Committee, American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  21. 2010 - 2011
    MemberCommittee on Resident Selection, Academic Chairmen in Plastic Surgery
  22. 2010
    Senior Guest ExaminerOral Board Examinations, American Board of Plastic Surgery
  23. 2010 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  24. 2009
    Faculty SponsorMedical Student Research Program, University of Arizona College of Medicine
  25. 2009
    Senior Guest ExaminerOral Board Examinations, American Board of Plastic Surgery
  26. 2008
    Active MemberAcademic Chairmen in Plastic Surgery
  27. 2008
    Guest ExaminerOral Board Examinations, American Board of Plastic Surgery
  28. 2008 - present
    Program DirectorPlastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency Program, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery
  29. 2007 - 2011
    Committee ChairLending a Hand Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  30. 2007 - 2010
    MemberSurgery and Surgical Specialties Graduate Education Subcommittee, Education Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  31. 2007 - 2008
    MemberMembership Committee, American Association of Plastic Surgeons
  32. 2007
    MemberOutpatient Practice Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  33. 2006 - 2016
    MemberMembership Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  34. 2006 - 2007
    MemberVolunteer Services Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  35. 2006
    ChairSearch Committee, Section of Hand Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  36. 2006
    Guest ExaminerOral Board Examinations, American Board of Plastic Surgery
  37. 2005
    Guest ExaminerOral Board Examinations, American Board of Plastic Surgery
  38. 2004
    InterviewerCollege of Medicine Admissions Office, University of Arizona College of Medicine
  39. 2004
    SpeakerNational Youth Leadership Forum in Medicine
  40. 2004
    Program DirectorPlastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship Program, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery
  41. 2004 - 2011
    MemberGovernment Affairs Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  42. 2004 - 2007
    School CoordinatorUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine, American Association for Hand Surgery Lending A Hand Task Force, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  43. 2004 - 2006
    MemberBylaws Committee, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  44. 2004 - 2006
    MemberPublic Awareness Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  45. 2004 - 2005
    MemberMembership Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  46. 2004
    Associate MemberAcademic Chairmen in Plastic Surgery
  47. 2004
    Guest ExaminerOral Board Examinations, American Board of Plastic Surgery
  48. 2004
    SpeakerAmerican Medical Student Association, Arizona State University
  49. 2003 - 2006
    MemberPhoenix Board of Advisors, National Youth Leadership Forum in Medicine
  50. 2003 - 2006
    MemberMulti-Center Clinical Trials Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  51. 2003
    ChairSearch Committee, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery
  52. 2003
    MemberUpper Extremity Ad Hoc Committee, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  53. 2003
    MemberAd Hoc Mentorship Committee, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  54. 2003
    Guest ExaminerOral Board Examinations, American Board of Plastic Surgery
  55. 2002 - 2005
    MemberAd Hoc Committee on Emergency On-Call Specialists, Arizona Medical Association
  56. 2002
    ChairSearch Committee, Department of Surgery
  57. 2002
    MemberResidents and Fellows Conference in Hand Surgery, 2003 Annual Meeting, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  58. 2001 - 2010
    ConsultantJoint Examination Committee on Surgery of the Hand, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  59. 2001 - 2003
    MemberResidents and Fellows Award Committee, American Association for Hand Surgery
  60. 2001 - 2002
    ChairAudit Committee, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  61. 2001
    MemberResidents and Fellows Conference in Hand Surgery, 2002 Annual Meeting, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  62. 2001
    Co-ChairYoung Members Forum, 2001 Annual Meeting, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  63. 2001
    ChairLocal Host Committee, 2002 Annual Meeting, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  64. 2000
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Surgery
  65. 2000
    MemberENT Chair Search Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  66. 2000
    Active MemberAmerican Association of Plastic Surgeons
  67. 2000
    MemberResidents and Fellows Conference in Hand Surgery, 2001 Annual Meeting, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  68. 1999
    MemberEducation Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  69. 1999
    ChairResidents and Fellows Symposium, 2000 Annual Meeting, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  70. 1999
    ChairResidents and Fellows Conference, 2000 Annual Meeting, Seattle WA, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  71. 1999
    MemberProgram Committee, 2000 Annual Meeting, American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  72. 1998
    Physician RepresentativeSecond Opinion Program, Surgical Council, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  73. 1998 - 2000
    Program DirectorPlastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship Program, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery
  74. 1998 - 1999
    MemberMembership Committee, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  75. 1998 - 1999
    MemberSelf-Assessment Examination Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  76. 1998
    MemberTask Force on Mayo Clinic Proceedings and Section of Publications Leadership Assessment and Search, Mayo Clinic Task Forces/Work Groups
  77. 1998
    Section Committee ChairProgram Committee, 1999 Annual Meeting, American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  78. 1997
    MemberWorkers Compensation Task Force, Mayo Clinic Arizona Task Forces
  79. 1997
    MemberProgram Committee, 1998 Annual Meeting, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  80. 1995
    MemberMayo Hand Club, Mayo Clinic Rochester Societies
  81. 1995
    Active MemberAmerican Society for Surgery of the Hand
  82. 1995
    MemberYoung Members Task Force, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  83. 1994
    FellowAmerican College of Surgeons
  84. 1994
    Active MemberNortheast Ohio Society for Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  85. 1994
    Active MemberAmerican Association for Hand Surgery
  86. 1994 - present
    Active MemberAmerican Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  87. 1993
    MemberAmerican Burn Association
  88. 1993
    MemberCoding and Reimbursement Committee, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  89. 1993
    MemberAd Hoc Committee for Classification of Hand and Upper Extremity Fractures, AO North America
  90. 1992
    Active MemberAmerican Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  91. 1992
    MemberAO Alumni Association
  92. 1992
    MemberCleveland Surgical Society
  93. 1992
    MemberPractice Plan Executive Committee, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, MetroHealth Medical Center
  94. 1991
    MemberTissue Committee, MetroHealth Medical Center
  95.  
    MemberProgram Committee, 1999 Annual Meeting, American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
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