Brian G Smith, MD

Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation and of Pediatrics and Clinical Professor of Nursing; Director, Yale Pediatric Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation; Residency Program Director, Department of Orthopaedics

Departments & Organizations

Office of Student Research

Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation: Membership | Pediatric Orthopaedics: Pediatric Muscular Dystrophy Clinic

Pediatric Orthopaedics

Spine Center, Yale

Yale Medical Group


Dr. Smith is committed to providing the highest quality care to all patients utilizing the latest surgical techniques and an evidence-based medical approach to treatment. He strives to address each patient’s needs in an individualized, compassionate and family focused manner. Recognizing that many children and adolescents have complex problems, Dr. Smith welcomes collaboration with other medical specialists to optimize each patient’s care. Values embraced by Dr. Smith include honesty, communication and patient and family satisfaction. Dr. Smith also enjoys the input and interaction with medical students and residents and appreciates the opportunity to care for patients at Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital and the Yale University School of Medicine.

Education & Training

MD Georgetown University School of Medicine (1982)
BA Williams College (1978)
Fellow Boston Children's Hospital
Military Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio Staff Orthopaedic Surgeon
Resident Georgetown University Medical Center
Board Certification AB of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery (1989)

Honors & Recognition

  • Wayne O. Southwick Resident Teaching AwardYale Orthopaedic Residency (2013)

  • Wayne O. Southwick Resident Teaching AwardYale Orthopaedic Residency (2010)

  • MembershipAmerican Orthopaedic Association (2007)

Professional Service

  • Chairman Ethics Committee Scoliosis Research Society (2014)

  • Board of Directors American Academy of Orthopaedics (2014)

  • Board of Directors American Academy of Pediatrics-Orthopaedic Section (2012 - 2015)

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Contact Info

Brian G Smith, MD
Patient Care Locations
1445 Boston Post Road
Guilford, CT 06437
747 Belden Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06850
Orthopaedics - Middlebury
1579 Straits Turnpike

Middlebury, CT 06762
Yale Orthopaedics/Pediatric OrthopaedicsYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste 1st Floor

New Haven, CT 06519
Yale Pediatric Specialty Center/Pediatric Orthopaedics1 Long Wharf Drive, Ste Suite 210
New Haven, CT 06511
Office Location
Yale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste 133

New Haven, CT 06519
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 208071
New Haven , CT 06520-8071

Brian G Smith, MD AAOS