Matthew B. Smith, MD, FACG

Gastroenterology

4.7
309 Ratings
Years in Practice: 31 years
Practices In: Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Hinsdale, Lisle, Oakbrook Terrace
Patients Seen: Adults

Prac­tic­ing med­i­cine and hav­ing patients trust me to the extent that they are able to share their per­son­al prob­lems is a priv­i­lege. I believe it is impor­tant to lis­ten to the con­cerns of my patients and to edu­cate them so that togeth­er we can decide on a plan to treat their symp­toms or disease.

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within the last three (3) years

Languages
English
Awards & Accolades
Phi Beta Kappa 1987
Chicago Magazine, Top Doctors 2017
Chicago Magazine, Top Doctors 2021
Chicago Magazine, Top Doctors 2022
Clinical Interests

Inflam­ma­to­ry bow­el dis­ease, Diag­nos­tic and ther­a­peu­tic endoscopy, Colon can­cer screen­ing and eval­u­a­tion, Gas­troe­sophageal reflux dis­ease, Crohn’s disease

Personal Interests

Run­ning, Golf, Reading

Memberships
Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America American Gastroenterological Association American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Fellow, American College of Gastroenterology
Elmhurst Memorial Hospital
155 E. Brush Hill Road Elmhurst, Illinois 60126 331-221-1000 Get Directions
School
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine Graduation Date: 1987 Degree: MD
Residency
University of Chicago Medical Center Internal Medicine
Fellowships
University of Chicago Medical Center Gastroenterology

Procedures

Capsule Endoscopy, Colonoscopy, Colonoscopy, Esophagogastro- duodenoscopy - EGD, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, G-Tube Placement and Removal, Ileoscopy, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Placement, Polyp Removal

Conditions

Achalasia, Acute Infectious Diarrhea in Adults, Barrett's Esophagus, Celiac Disease, Crohn's Disease, Diverticular Disease of the Colon in Adults, Eosinophillic Esophagitis (EoE), GERD, Helicobacter Pylori Infection, Ulcerative Colitis in Adults

Ratings


Ratings Category

The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7
309 Ratings

Ease of scheduling appointments

4.5
309 Ratings

Provider showed concern

4.8
305 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

4.8
303 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

4.8
297 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

4.8
305 Ratings

Comments


Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
"Dr. Smith is very professional and friendly at the same time. I am confident that he is providing the best possible care for me."
5
Apr. 7, 2022
"From start to finish, I was very impressed with all staff with whom I came into contact."
5
Apr. 7, 2022
"Dr. Smith was very warm in demeanor, and answered all my questions while providing information"
5
Apr. 6, 2022
"Dr. Smith is the best! Over 5 years ago, he diagnosed my husband's illness when no one else could. He's been terrific w/me as well, removing my polyps during my previous colonoscopy three years ago, and then having me come back for this most recent colonoscopy and finding no polyps! He is at the top of his game as far as I'm concerned, and the staff he has surrounding and assisting him are also top notch. I feel so blessed to have a physician who not only knows his craft to a tee, but also truly cares about the patients he treats. Dr Smith and every single professional on his team are the best in the business!"
5
Apr. 2, 2022
"Dr Smith always attentive to any issues I may be having"
5
Mar. 24, 2022
"I know problem recommending this provider to family and friends."
5
Mar. 18, 2022
"Drs were very good at putting me at ease and answering all questions."
4.5
Mar. 17, 2022
"Very good."
4.75
Mar. 17, 2022
"All good"
4.06
Mar. 16, 2022
"Everyone involved was very professional! Outstanding!"
5
Mar. 9, 2022
"I have seen two other gastroenterologists, one in FL and one in IL (not in Duly system) without any direction. I cannot say enough about Dr Matthew Smith. He listened, asked all the right questions, explained In detail what the possibilities could be regarding my condition, ordered specific tests and assured me that answers could be had. He Is very professional yet caring. I am so fortunate to have found the right doctor and have already strongly recommended him to family and friends. Thank you, Dr Smith. Please don't retire."
5
Mar. 2, 2022
"I have seen Dr. Smith in the past. He is an excellent clinician! And a great addition to your team."
5
Feb. 24, 2022
"Dr. Smith is one of the very best."
5
Feb. 2, 2022
"Everything was excellent"
5
Feb. 1, 2022
"Doctor was very thorough and explained everything in sufficient detail."
5
Feb. 1, 2022
"Doctor was efficient. Did excellent work. I just didn't have chance to speak directly to him after my procedure."
2.75
Jan. 31, 2022
"Doctor was outstanding."
4.25
Jan. 26, 2022
"Again so professional and kind and nice!"
5
Jan. 12, 2022
"Dr. Smith was very specific and clear during our conversations"
4.75
Jan. 7, 2022
"Although I don't relish needing to see the doctor, I am so glad that I was able to see Dr. Smith about my issue. I have the utmost confidence in him. I have and will continue to recommend him to friends and family who may need a doctor about a GI issue."
5
Dec. 29, 2021
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