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Education & Training
Case Western Reserve University, 1988
Tripler Army Medical Center, HI
Womack Army Community Hospital, Ft. Bragg, NC
Family Practice Fellowship in Evidence Based Practice, SUNY Upstate University, Syracuse; Medical Research, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Washington DC
Chronic disease management, Health maintenance, Preventive care
Dr. Smucny enjoys the full spectrum of outpatient family medicine, from preventive care to the management of both acute and chronic conditions. This includes care for emotional conditions, such as depression and anxiety, as well as physical conditions.
Dr. Smucny enjoys spending time with his family - going to the park, watching movies and sightseeing.
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Philosophy of Care
I strive to provide high-quality care to my patients in a personal manner. When I am in the examining room with a patient, my mind is completely focused on my patient. I spend as much time as it takes to understand what their issues are before conducting an accurate physical examination that focuses on the issues at hand. After that, I engage my patients in discussions about their care and provide an opportunity for them to share in the decision-making process. I believe that rather than just telling my patients what to do, it is important to provide informed options so that they can choose what fits best with their personal values - to the extent that it is safe and reasonable to do so.
I really enjoy just about all of the interactions I have with patients. I like explaining what is going on and helping them understand their health and medical conditions. I enjoy answering questions from my patients because I believe that the more patients understand, the better able they are to care for themselves. Most of all, I enjoy working together with my patients as a partner in their care.
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