Bradley M. Smith, MD, is a dedicated and passionate family practitioner with over 32 years of experience in his field. He currently works in several positions across California, including CEO/President and owner of Immediate Care Medical Center Inc in Chico, Orland, and Paradise, California, since 1984. The Center is a Walk-in Medical Clinic providing care for minor medical emergencies, injuries and lacerations, as well as routine care of problems needing immediate attention when a PCP is not available. Since 2007, Dr. Smith is the owner and medical director of Urban Medspa Inc, also in Chico, which is a MedSpa specializing in Fraxel Laser, Intense Pulsed Light, Therage, Botox and Juvederm Injection treatments, Laser Hair Removal and Chemical Peels. Skin consultations by licensed aestheticians performing microdermabrasion and custom facials are available as well. Furthermore, in 2013 Dr. Smith launched Premiere Primary Care in Chico, California, which was built from the ground up as an attempt to create an entity to attract more primary care providers to the area. ”From conceptualization to organization and entry into active practice it has been a struggle, but in just 6 months we have added 3 new practitioners to the local area”, says Dr. Smith.
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Education and Training
University of California at Davis
Univ Of Ca- Davis- Sch Of Med- Davis Ca 1982
Univ Of Ca Davis Sch Of Med 1982
University of California 1982
Areas of expertise and specialization
Faculty Titles & Positions
- Regional Public Speaking -
- Hearing Loss
- Interstitial Cystitis
- Ear Wax
- University of California at Sacramento
Professional Society Memberships
- Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, American Medical Association, California Medical Association
What do you attribute your success to?
- Hard Work
Hobbies / Sports
- Fishing, Hunting, Cooking
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Get to know Family Physician Dr. Bradley M. Smith, who serves patients in Chico, California.
With more than three decades of experience in his field, Dr. Smith is a family physician whose clinical interests include sports medicine/orthopedics, aesthetic dermatology, medical group management, healthcare administration, and electronic medical records. Specializing in acute care and urgent care, he is the Owner and President of Immediate Care Medical Center in Chico, California.
“At Immediate Care Medical Center we strive to provide rapid, cost-efficient, quality care for medical illnesses and injuries requiring immediate attention or management of chronic conditions. Our goal is to improve the health and wellness of patients in our community by providing patient-centered care that emphasizes respect and promotes patient-directed treatment” as stated on the practice’s website.
Throughout his academic career, Dr. Smith completed his Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in Zoology at the University of California, Berkeley in 1977, followed by his medical degree at the University of California Davis School of Medicine in Sacramento in 1982. Thereafter, he went on to complete his internship and residency at the University of California, Davis.
Attributing his success to hard work, the doctor is passionate about and driven to create organizations that facilitate cost-effective health and wellness and, at the same time, emphasize strong social consciousness, excellent patient care, and ready access to urgent care and primary care.
In order to stay up to date in his field, he remains a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, the American Medical Association, and the California Medical Association.
Family medicine, formerly family practice, is a medical specialty devoted to comprehensive health care for people of all ages. The specialist is called a family physician or family doctor. They are expected to treat a wide range of medical conditions, develop long-term, personal relationships with their patients, produce individualized healthcare programs based on patient historical data, and offer continuous support and health management advice.
Outside of work, Dr. Smith’s hobbies include fishing, hunting, and cooking
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