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Michael S. Smith, MD, MBA

Michael S. Smith, MD, MBA


Associate Professor, Medicine

Medical Director, Temple Esophageal Program

Telephone:  215-707-9900

Fax:  215-707-2684

Email: michael.smith3@tuhs.temple.edu



Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology


Educational Background:


AB, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ


MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


MBA, Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA


Internship and Residency, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA


GI Fellowship, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus, New York, NY


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clinical Interests:

  • Diagnosis, surveillance and endoscopic treatment of Barrett's esophagus
  • Evaluation and removal of esophageal and gastric nodules
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Endoscopic ultrasound
  • Treatment of gastrointestinal bleeding

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board certifications:


  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology

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professional affiliations:

  • Member, American Gastroenterological Association
  • Member, New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

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research interests:


  • Endoscopic ablative therapy for Barrett's esophagus
  • Ex vivo simulator training to improve outcomes in gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Incorporation of new technologies and strategies into everyday GI practice while preserving quality of care and cost efficiency

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