David A. Smith, M.D., Joins Visiting Physicians Association® Office in St. Louis

Dr. Smith is part of the St. Louis office, which covers the greater St. Louis area, including Jefferson, St. Charles and St. Louis counties.

Online PR News – 25-May-2010 – – St. Louis, MO – May 24, 2010 – Visiting Physicians Association® (“VPA®”, www.visitingphysicians.com) announced the addition of David A. Smith, M.D. to its practice at 8710 Manchester Rd. in St. Louis. This particular office covers the greater St. Louis area, including Jefferson, St. Charles and St. Louis counties.

America’s leader in house call medicine and specialists in geriatric care, VPA is staffed by more than 145 highly-qualified physicians across 31 locations in nine states available to assist in the diagnosis and ongoing medical treatment of seniors. VPA also has offices in Michigan, Ohio, Texas, Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Wisconsin and Virginia.

Smith is medically licensed to practice in four states, including Missouri, Illinois, Indiana and Tennessee. Prior to coming to VPA, he served as a general family practitioner for High Ridge Health Care in High Ridge, Mo., where he had worked since 2003. He held a similar position at St. Anthony’s Medical Center in St. Louis, where he provided primary care to patients of all ages while administering operations of the Urgent Care Clinic.

Smith earned his medical doctorate from the University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences and completed his internship at Methodist Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. He also holds certifications in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Federation Licensing Examination (FLEX).

For more information, call (314) 961-3570 or go to www.visitingphysicians.com.

Visiting Physicians Association® (“VPA®”) is the nation’s leader in house call medicine with 31 locations across nine states. VPA physicians provide comprehensive medical care in the home and specialize in the care of geriatric and homebound patients. Their services include but are not limited to physical examinations, ongoing treatment plans, medication management, coordination of home care services and reviews for authorizations. For more information, call 877-HOUSECALL or visit www.visitingphysicians.com.