Gerald William SmetanaMD, MACP
Dr. Smetana is a general internist in the Division of General Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston and a Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He received his medical degree at the University of California, San Francisco and completed his medical internship and residency at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston.
Dr. Smetana is a Master of the American College of Physicians (MACP) and a series editor for the Annals of Internal Medicine. He has published widely in the peer-reviewed medical literature and is a co-editor of a textbook on evidence-based history taking. He is an active teacher clinician with a large primary care practice and plays a central role in the teaching of medical students, medical housestaff, and senior physicians. Colleagues have repeatedly recognized Dr. Smetana as one of the Best Doctors in America in a peer survey.