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Dr. Peter Smith, a cardiac surgeon in Durham, NC, performs intricate surgeries on the heart & blood vessels to mend damage caused by injury or disease.


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Duke Cardiothoracic Surgery  


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Accepting New Patients?

Yes, Dr. Peter K. Smith is accepting new patients at this office.


40 Duke Medicine Circle, Clinic 2B, Durham, NC 27710

Office Hours

  Open Lunch Close

Office Details

Doctor Specialty Cardiac Surgery
Accepting New Patients? Yes
Practice Specialty Cardiac Surgery
Health System Duke University Health System
Languages Spoken English

Insurance Accepted  

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About Dr. Smith
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Dr. Peter Smith graduated from Duke University School of Medicine in 1977 before completing a residency in Thoracic Surgery at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC from 1986 to 1987. He then completed a fellowship in AHA Clinician Scientist Awardee at Duke University Medical Center from 1980 to 1983.

Dr. Smith has one office in North Carolina where he specializes in Cardiac Surgery.


Education & Training  

Medical School


  • Duke University Medical CenterDurham, NC
    Residency in Thoracic Surgery • 1986 - 1987


  • Duke University Medical CenterDurham, North Carolina
    Fellowship in AHA Clinician Scientist Awardee • 1980 - 1983

Hospital Affiliations

  • Duke University Medical Center

Languages Spoken  

  • English

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