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Patients call:1.800.275.6401

This provider sees patients at the following locations:

Gastroenterology Danville
100 N Academy Ave
Danville, PA 17822
Hepatology Danville
100 N Academy Ave
Danville, PA 17822
426 Airport Rd
1 Beltway Commons
Hazleton, PA 18202
Transplant Clinic Danville
100 N Academy Ave
Danville, PA 17822

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  1. He or she does not see patients in the outpatient clinic setting.
  2. He or she sees patients, but has not yet received the minimum number of Patient Satisfaction Reviews. To be eligible for display, we require a minimum of 40 surveys. This ensures that the rating is accurate and statistically reliable.
  3. He or she is a community provider, not a Geisinger-employed provider. Community providers tend to see patients in their own private outpatient practices, which we do not survey.

Smith, Robert Edward, MD Visit for information on Robert Edward Smith, MD. Find contact information, medical education, affiliated hospitals and more.
Director of Hepatology
Medical Director, Liver Transplantation
Overall Rating:
4.5 out of 5
1 83 ratings

Practicing Specialties:

  • Transplant Hepatology, Board Certified, 2008
  • Hepatology
  • Transplantation Services


  • Temple University, School of Medicine 1982


  • Geisinger Medical Center 1985


  • Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center 1987

Clinical Interests:

Diseases of the liver and biliary tract, liver transplantation, hepatology

Professional Memberships:

  • American Association for the Study of Liver Disease
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally recognized 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 survey >
1. Friendliness/courtesy of provider
- 4.6 out of 5
2. Provider explanations of prob/condition
- 4.5 out of 5
3. Provider concern for questions/worries
- 4.5 out of 5
4. Provider efforts to include in decisions
- 4.5 out of 5
5. Provider information about medications
- 4.4 out of 5
6. Provider instructions for follow-up care
- 4.4 out of 5
7. Provider spoke using clear language
- 4.5 out of 5
8. Time provider spent with patient
- 4.5 out of 5
9. Patients' confidence in provider
- 4.5 out of 5
10. Likelihood of recommending provider
- 4.4 out of 5

Patient Comments:

The comments are submitted by patients (or their caregivers) and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Geisinger. Learn more about our survey >
Dec 10, 2015
#6. No follow.
Dec 2, 2015
Dr. Smith acted quickly to save my life. Being diagnosed with hemochromatosis, Dr. Smith has gone above and beyond the call off duty being available for all my concerns. Thank you Dr. Smith!! #9. Excellent doctor.
Nov 24, 2015
#9. I just met him.
Sep 24, 2015
Dr. Kim was very thorough with his consultation. He gave us all the time we needed. I felt quite comfortable with him
June 4, 2015
New doctor since Dr. Bang left new doc quite different.
May 19, 2015
used American Sign Language interpreter
Apr 9, 2015
Overall great experience.
Apr 1, 2015
Everyone I see on the transplant team is wonderful.
March 24, 2015
My wife had more questions than I did. Dr. went out of her way to answer my wife's questions & reduce her anxiety.
Feb 26, 2015
Nicest; very good and touched every base. Highly recommend him.
Feb 24, 2015
all good