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Dr Sharnell S. Smith

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Board-Certified General Surgeon

Sharnell S. Smith, MD, is the youngest African American female board-certified surgeon at Fort Washington Medical Center. She has over ten years of experience performing acute care hospital operations. Prior to joining Fort Washington Medical Center, she served as the acute care trauma surgeon at Winchester Medical Center in Virginia. Dr. Smith earned her medical degree from Howard University College of Medicine.

For convenience and additional privacy for the patient, Dr. Smith performs minor in-office procedures, in addition to performing surgeries in a typical hospital setting. Some of her specialties include, breast, colorectal, hernia, and gallbladder surgeries.

Dr. Smith is married and has two beautiful daughters and in her spare time, she enjoys attending community events that promote wellness, traveling, sports, and spending time with family.

Office Hours
Tuesday – Friday : 8:00AM – 4:00PM

6196 Oxon Hill Road | Suite 300
Oxon Hill, MD 20745
Office Number 301-310-6802

Fort Washington Medical Center
11711 Livingston Road
Fort Washington, MD 20744

In Office Procedures

We can perform many minor surgical procedures in the comfort of our office.

  • Abscess incision and drainage
  • Foreign body removal
  • Laceration repair
  • Minor burn care
  • Mole removal
  • Small soft tissue mass excision

Surgical Care

  • Abscess incision & drainage
  • Appendix surgery
  • Biopsies
  • Breast surgery
  • (Lumpectomy & Mastectomy)
  • Colorectal surgery
  • Feeding tube
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Hemorrhoid surgery
  • Hernia repair
  • Port–a-cath insertion
  • Small bowel surgery
  • Soft tissue mass excision
  • Tracheostomy

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Ask the Expert

Sharnell S. Smith, MD, Board-Certificated General Surgeon at Fort Washington Medical Center served as our featured expert at the 2019 NBC Health & Fitness Expo, Washington, DC.

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