Arthur Smith, MD is Chairman Emeritus of the Department of Urology at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. He is world renowned for the management of kidney and ureteral stones. He developed a minimally invasive technique for removing kidney stones and has performed this procedure in more than 5,000 patients. He started the Endourology Society, and was its President for over 20 years.
Dr. Smith has received many awards for his innovative clinical research including the prestigious "Hugh Hampton Young Award" from the American Urological Society. He has been rated amongst the "America's Best Doctors" and "Best Doctors in New York" for over 10 years. He is an honorary member of numerous international Urological Societies, including: the British, Indian, Peruvian and Dutch Societies.
Dr. Smith is also the recipient of an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Athens. Dr. Smith is still in active practice doing what he does best ... treating the patient.