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Dr. Nellis Smith, MD

Cardiology* Age 70
Dr. Nellis Smith, MD
4.2 (10 Ratings)
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Dr. Nellis Smith, MD is a Cardiologist in East Palo Alto, CA.
Dr. Nellis Smith, MD
4.2 (10 Ratings)
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Dr. Nellis Smith, MD

Cardiology* Age 70
East Palo Alto, CA
Accepting new patients
44 years of experience
Dr. Nellis Smith, MD is a Cardiologist in East Palo Alto, CA.

About

Dr. Nellis Smith, MD is a Cardiologist in East Palo Alto, CA and has 44 years experience. They graduated from University of Texas Medical Branch in 1980 and completed a residency at Stanford University Hospital.They currently practice at Silicon Valley Cardiology and are affiliated with Mills-Peninsula Medical Center and Sequoia Hospital. Dr. Smith has experience treating conditions like Acute Congestive Heart Failure among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Smith received an average rating of 4.2/5 from patients and has been reviewed 10 times. Their office accepts new patients. Dr. Smith also speaks Spanish. Dr. Smith is board certified in Cardiology and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Angina
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Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atherosclerosis
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Atypical Atrial Flutter
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Chest Pain
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
First Degree Heart Block
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Inguinal Hernia
Lipid Disorders
Mitral Valve Disease
Orthostatic Hypotension
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Edema
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Pulmonary Hypertension
Respiratory Failure
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Syncope
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Systolic Heart Failure
Third Degree Heart Block
Traumatic Brain Injury
Typical Atrial Flutter
Umbilical Hernia
Cardiac Ultrasound
Cardioversion, Elective
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Thoracentesis
Tilt_Testing
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Abdominal Pain
Accelerated Hypertension
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Endocarditis
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Aneurysm
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Aneurysm of Heart
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Septal Defect
Atrial Tachyarrhythmia With Short PR Interval
Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
Bacterial Endocarditis
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Heart Tumors
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bone Cancer
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiomyopathy 1, Familial Hypertrophic
Cardiomyopathy Due to Anthracyclines
Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 1
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 2
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
Cardiomyopathy, Familial Dilated
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive
Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Coarctation of the Aorta
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Cor Pulmonale
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Crohn's Disease
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Empyema
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Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Exertional Hypertension
Familial Atrial Fibrillation
Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Familial Hypertension
Gallstones
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Murmur
Hiatal Hernia
High Cholesterol
High-Risk Hypertension
Hyperkalemia
Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
Hypertension, Stress-Induced
Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
Ileus
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Infective Endocarditis
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Isolated Systolic Hypertension
Labile Hypertension
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Liver Cancer
Long QT Syndrome
Lung Cancer
Marfan Syndrome
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Multifocal Premature Beats
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Noninfective Endocarditis
Osteosarcoma
Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia
Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
Partial Lung Collapse
Pericarditis
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pneumonia
Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome
Primary Hypertension
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Prinzmetal Angina
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Resistant Hypertension
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Second Degree Heart Block
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Subacute Endocarditis
Syncopal Paroxysmal Tachycardia
Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic
Tachycardia
Transient Tachycardia
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Tricuspid Valve Stenosis
Type 2 Heart Block - Mobitz
Venous Hypertension
Ventral Hernia
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Fibrillation, Idiopathic
Ventricular Fibrillation, Paroxysmal
Ventricular Septal Defect
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Vitamin D Deficiency
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Event Monitor
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
Electrophysiological Study
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and Defibrillator
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
Tilt Table Testing
Ultrasound, Cardiac

Insurance Accepted

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  • Advantage-CA PPO
  • Open Access
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Access Plus Savenet
  • Medicare
  • HealthyBlue Advantage
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Options PPO

Locations

  1. 1 E. Palo Alto
    1950 University Ave Ste 160, East Palo Alto, CA 94303
  2. 2 Silicon Valley Cardiology Medical Group
    1950 University Ave Ste 160, East Palo Alto, CA 94303
  3. 3 Sutter Bay Medical Foundation
    301 Industrial Rd, San Carlos, CA 94070
  4. 4 Office
    325 Distel Cir, Los Altos, CA 94022
  5. 5 Office
    2900 Whipple Ave Ste 205, Redwood City, CA 94062

Patient Satisfaction

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Smith
4.2
Based on 10 Reviews
5 Stars (8)
4 Stars (0)
3 Stars (0)
2 Stars (0)
1 Star (2)

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Patient Reviews
Jan 08, 2022
I highly recommend Dr. Smith to friends and family. He is compassionate, professional and most importantly he is experienced and is an expert in his field. We met today for the first time and his confident advice and guidance has already made me feel better, and my spouse has noticed as well. Dr. Smith is an excellent physician.
AJ — Jan 08, 2022
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About Me

Languages Spoken
Spanish
Languages Spoken
Specialties*
Cardiology
Critical Care Medicine
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Internal Medicine
Specialties*
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • University of Texas Medical Branch
    1980
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
Board Certifications
What’s a board certification and why is it important that my provider has one?

A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

Internship

Internship
  • Stanford University Hospital
    1981
Internship

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • Stanford University Hospital
    1983
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    2005
Fellowship Hospital
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Frequently Asked Questions

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A list of accepted insurance providers is available on the Sharecare insurance check. It is always a good idea to verify your insurance when making an appointment.

New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Nellis Smith, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Smith's profile.

Dr. Smith frequently treats the following conditions: Acute Congestive Heart Failure. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Nellis Smith, MD is affiliated with Mills-Peninsula Medical Center and Sequoia Hospital.

Yes, Dr. Nellis Smith, MD holds board certification in Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Mills-Peninsula Medical Center

    1501 Trousdale Dr, Burlingame, CA

  • Sequoia Hospital

    170 Alameda De Las Pulgas, Redwood City, CA