Dave Smith, DO

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Dave Smith

Contact Info


Office Phone 612-273-9400

Mailing Address:
University of Minnesota
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
2450 Riverside Avenue South
Suite R200
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Administrative Assistant Name
Bibi Mohamed

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Administrative Fax Number

Additional Locations


  • University of Minnesota Health Maple Grove Clinics
  • Orthopaedic Clinic

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Sports Medicine Physician

MD, DO, AT Still University, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, MO

Residency in Family Medicine, University of Illinois Chicago/MWU, Chicaco

Fellowship in Sports Medicine, University of Notre Dame, South Bend


Dr. Smith specializes in sports and athletic medicine of all ages. Dr. Smith completed his family medicine residency at Illinois Masonic Medical Center, with the University of Illinois, Chicago. He then pursued a primary care sports medicine fellowship at the University of Notre Dame. He has expertise in sports medicine, sports concussions, medical orthopedics, obesity treatment, and diagnostic and interventional ultrasound. He also serves as a team physician for the Golden Gophers.


  • Sports and Athletic Medicine
  • Orthopaedics
  • Obesity
  • Diagnostic and Interventional Ultrasound
  • Sports Concussions 

Professional Associations

  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, membership committee, mentor program
  • American College of Sports Medicine, member
  • American Academy of Family Physicians, member
  • American Osteopathic Association, member


Research Summary/Interests

  • Biologic and regenerative medicine
  • Diagnostic and interventional ultrasound
  • Infectious disease in athletes



Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine
  • Certificate of Added Qualifications: Sports Medicine
  • American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians