Liam R. Smith, M.D., FACS
Dr. Liam R. Smith was born and raised in Bel Air, MD. He attended Hamilton College, graduating in 2000 with a degree in Biochemistry. He then moved to Baltimore, MD, performing basic science research at The Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health as well as the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, earning a Master of Science degree in Biochemistry. He then moved to Norfolk, VA to attend Eastern Virginia Medical School.
After earning his medical degree in 2007, Dr. Smith stayed in Norfolk and completed a 5-year residency in General Surgery at Eastern Virginia Medical School. He then moved on to the Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown, PA to complete a residency in Colon and Rectal Surgery. During training Dr. Smith presented research at national meetings, earning both local and national awards.
Dr. Smith’s interests and expertise are in the diagnosis, management and surgery of the colon, rectum and anus. He has particular interest and training in minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery, complex ano-rectal disease, cancer of the colon and rectum and the surgical management of inflammatory bowel disease. He also performs colonoscopy as well as a wide array of minimally invasive surgical procedures to treat diseases of the colon and rectum. Dr. Smith is a member of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons and joined Princeton Surgical Associates in 2013.