Dennis Smith

Doctor of Chiropractic, Board Certified in Integrative Medicine, Diplomate Conventional Medicine, Diplomate Manipulative and Body Based Practices

Dr. Smith has been practicing in N.W.Houston for 24 years treating muscle, bone and joint problems and injuries. Dr. Smith is a 1986 graduate of Texas Chiropractic College. He is Board Certified in Integrative Medicine. He holds Diplomates in conventional medicine and manipulative and body based practices. Dr. Smith also has numerous certifications in various aspects of health care and diagnosis. Please refer to his vitae for a complete listing of education and qualifications




LICENSURE

Licensee Texas Board of Chiropractic Examiners; August 18, 1989 TX -5225
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Didactic Studies, 1983
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Physical Therapy, 1983

GRADUATE STUDIES

Doctorate of Chiropractic; Texas Chiropractic College, Pasadena, Texas; December 19, 1986
Board Certification; American Association of Integrative Medicine; September 2010
Diplomate Conventional Medicine, December 2011
Diplomate Manipulative and Body Based Practices, December 2011

POST GRADUATE STUDIES

Certified Expert in Cervical Acceleration/Deceleration Injury, Brain Traumatology and Auto Crash Forensics; November of 2009, Spine Research Institute of San Diego
Certified Impairment Rating - AMA 4th Edition; February 7, 2003, American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians.
Certified Manipulation Under Anesthesia; March 18, 2003, 2004, 2005, Texas Chiropractic College
Certified Peer Review and Utilization Agent; March 2000, Texas Chiropractic College
Certified Impairment; 1998, American Academy of Evaluating Physicians
Certified Electromyography; August 2, 1992, National College of Chiropractic
Certified Impairment Rating; January 15, 1991, Parker College of Chiropractic

UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES

Chesapeake College, Chesapeake Virginia
Tidewater Community College, Virginia Beach, Virginia with Honors
San Jacinto College, Pasadena, Texas
Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia

CONTINUING EDUCATION

Therapeutic Modalities, Evidence Based Application, 3/20/11
Managing Stress Related Issues 3/20/11
Certificate Fibromyalgia Syndrome, Muscle Pain and Dysfunction; 2007
Certificate Personal Injury Practice; March 2002
Certificate Essentials of Strength and Conditioning; 2001
Certificate Medicolegal Aspects of Sports Conditioning; 2001
Certificate Sports Nutrition and Special Clinical Considerations; 2001
Certificate Peer Review and Diagnostic Testing; 2000
Certificate Clinical Updates in Neurology; 1999
Certificate Rehab Exercise Protocols; 1999

PROFESSIONAL PUBLICATIONS

Hematologic Variations in Pre/Post Marathon Runners – T.C.C. Review 1983, D.M. Smith
X-ray Positioning – A Quick Reference Guide, D.M. Smith, D.T. Watrous, 1983

HONORS

Listed Houston's Top Chiropractors, H Magazine, 2009
Listed 2000 Notable American Men, 2009
Listed Outstanding Young Men in America, 1983
Phi Theta Kappa, National Scholastic Honor Fraternity

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

Member American Academy of Medicolegal Professionals
Member American Association of Integrative Medicine
Member American College of Forensic Examiners Institute
Member Texas Chiropractic Association
Texas Chiropractic College Alumni Association

TEACHING

Approved Post Graduate Continuing Education Instructor, Courses in Practice Management; Texas Board of Chiropractic Examiners 1996, 1997
Adjunct Professor, Texas Chiropractic College; 1991-1992, 1992-1993, 1995-1996.
Post Didactic Instructor/Director, Clinical Radiology, American Academy of Health Care Professionals; 2005-2009.

RESEARCH

Director Hematologic Studies – White Rock Lack Marathon – 1983
Lean Body Mass Study – Cooper Aerobic Center, Dallas Texas 1975

HOSPITAL PRIVILEGES CURRENT/PREVIOUSLY HELD

Vista Medical Center/Hospital; Pasadena, Texas
Cypress Fallbrook Surgical Center, Houston, Texas
Northwest Surgical Center, Houston, Texas

PRACTICE

Dr. Smith has been in active practice as an active primary portal of entry practitioner in Northwest Houston since 1989. He is currently president of The Diagnostic and Injury Center of Houston, LLC.

Location

The Diagnostic and Injury Center of Houston LLC
10694 Jones Road Suite 100
Houston, Texas 77065
Office Phone: 281-890-2225
Fax: 281-890-2625


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