Dr. Daniel H. Smith, M.D., M.S., received his graduate degree in biomedical engineering from Mississippi State University in 2004, and he received his medical degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson in 2007, where he also served a general surgery residency. He served a general surgery internship at the University of South Alabama Health System in Mobile, Alabama. Dr. Smith joined Hattiesburg Clinic in 2014, and he became a wound care specialist at Forrest General Hospital in 2015. He was also named the medical director for Bariatric Surgery at Hattiesburg Clinic in 2018. Smith is board certified in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.