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Michael D. Smith D.O.

Interventional Pain Management Specialist

Michael D. Smith, D.O., has been with Shepherd Center since 2023.


      • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 
      • Pain Management 

Professional Summary

Education & Training

Emory University School of Medicine University 
Fellowship, Interventional Spine, 2022-2023   

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center 
Residency, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2019-2022  

University of Miami at Holy Cross 
Residency, Transitional, 2018-2019 

Nova Southeastern University – Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine 
Medical School, 2018 

About Michael Smith, D.O.

Dr. Smith's approach to medicine concentrates on improving health through a multidisciplinary approach to function and quality of life. His residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, completed at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, focused on the treatment of acute and chronic disabilities and functional impairments. He completed subspecialty training at Emory in Interventional Spine and Musculoskeletal Medicine with a comprehensive and non-operative focus on the spine and musculoskeletal systems. Dr. Smith treats a wide variety of ailments affecting the musculoskeletal and nervous systems through fluoroscopic and ultrasound-guided procedures of the spine and extremities, medication management, osteopathic manual medicine, physical therapy, and other modalities.   

Professional Involvement 

  • Member, Spine Intervention Society 
  • Member, North American Spine Society 
  • Member, American Academic of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation