Mark A. Smith, MD, MBA, FACS
Clinical Professor of Surgery in the Division of Vascular Surgery – University of California
Dr. Mark Smith is a Clinical Professor of Surgery in the Division of Vascular Surgery at the University of California, Irvine. He is a Senior Healthcare Consultant and owner with HG Healthcare Consultants which provides wide ranging consulting services to domestic and international healthcare entities.He brings 30 years of clinical practice and hospital management experiences to his work with physicians and hospitals across the United States. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives. He has done extensive work for the last twenty years in the areas of peer review, quality and credentialing. He is the author of a number of books in these areas and delivers numerous educational sessions concerning them. He has worked with more than 300 organizations to implement redesigns of their systems with the goal of improving healthcare delivery.