Dr. Dean E. Smith, MD

Dr. Dean E. Smith, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon at El Paso Spine Center

Meet Dr. Dean E. Smith, MD

Dr. Smith is a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon with El Paso Spine Center.

He provides care for a full range of spine conditions and has performed thousands of spine surgeries.

Dr. Smith at a Glance

  • Dr. Smith and his team perform the majority of all scoliosis and reconstructive surgeries in the region, which includes Southern Arizona, Southern New Mexico, and West Texas.
  • He has deep expertise in the area of micro-invasive surgery, offering the least invasive spinal fusions available.

For a full spectrum of spine care solutions, visit Dr. Smith.

Dr. Smith is a member of El Paso Spine Center.

Directions to our primary location in

El Paso, TX

How Dr. Dean E. Smith, MD Can Help You


  • Orthopedic Surgeon


  • Back Pain
  • Brain and Spinal Tumors
  • Cervical Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Complex Spinal Disorders
  • Compression Fractures
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Kyphosis
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Pars Defect
  • Pediatric Spine Disorders
  • Post Surgery Functional Problems
  • Post Surgery Pain
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Conditions
  • Spondylolisthesis


  • ALIF: Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Anterior / Posterior Lumbar Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy / Decompression
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Back Surgery
  • Bracing
  • Cervical Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Discectomy
  • Endoscopic Microdiscectomy
  • IDET (Intradiscal Electrothermal Therapy)
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Laminectomy / Decompression Surgery
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laser Discectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • NuFix
  • PLIF: Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Percutaneous Procedures
  • Posterior Cervical Discectomy
  • Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion
  • Reconstructive / Revision Spine Surgery
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Surgery
  • TLIF: Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Upper Back Surgery
  • Vertebroplasty
  • X-STOP
  • XLIF: Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion

Accolades for Dr. Dean E. Smith, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • Spine fellowships - The County of Los Angeles, Rancho Los Amigos Medical Center, Downey, California, and Southwestern Orthopedic Medical Center,Ventura, California
  • Chief of Spinal Surgery for The El Paso Orthopedic Surgery Group - June 1993 to January 2006

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Office Information for Dr. Dean E. Smith, MD

10400 Vista Del Sol Drive
Suite 204
EL PASO, TX 79925
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Primary Location:

10400 Vista Del Sol Drive
Suite 204
EL PASO, TX 79925

El Paso Spine Center

Profile last updated: April 3, 2018. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.