Patrick Carlsen Smith, MD

UNC Health Provider

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Specialties

Family Medicine, Primary Care, Emergency Medicine
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 12:00 PMClosed Today
Accepting New Patients

Location Information

The UNC Family Medicine Center at Chapel Hill
590 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
US
On Public Transportation, Handicap Accessible
Phone:
Fax:
(919) 966-6126

Hours

Day of the WeekHours
Monday7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SundayClosed

About the Provider

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Primary Care
  • Emergency Medicine

Provider Details

Type: Clinician
Gender: Male

About Patrick Carlsen Smith, MD

I am a triple Tar Heel, having received my bachelor's, medical and public health degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Prior to medical school, I worked as a counselor and teacher for troubled teenagers on the Outer Banks of North Carolina and then as a Peace Corps volunteer in rural health in the Amazon Jungle of Ecuador. I have wanted to be a physician since I was seven years old. Although I took a round-about pathwa...
I am a triple Tar Heel, having received my bachelor's, medical and public health degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Prior to medical school, I worked as a counselor and teacher for troubled teenagers on the Outer Banks of North Carolina and then as a Peace Corps volunteer in rural health in the Amazon Jungle of Ecuador. I have wanted to be a physician since I was seven years old. Although I took a round-about pathway, my life as a doctor is amazing. I love nothing better than seeing patients—from births to the end of life to everything in between. I consider it a true privilege to serve my community and everyday I thank my lucky stars for what I do. When I am not at work, I enjoy spending time with my wife, four children and rescue dog. I enjoy hiking, fishing, reading, movies, gardening, playing games and traveling.

UNC Health Affiliations

  • UNC Health Chatham
  • UNC Hospitals
  • UNC Physicians Network

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Medical School

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2010

Residency

  • University of Colorado, 2013
  • Area: Family Medicine

Fellowship

  • University of Colorado, 2014
  • Area: Family Medicine

Certifications

  • Family Medicine, Board Certified, 2013
Full-spectrum family medicine including obstetrics

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Commercial Plans (Other than Aetna Whole Health)
  • Aetna Whole Health (Tier 2)
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage Plans (Other than Aetna Prime HMO)
  • AmeriHealth Caritas North Carolina Medicaid
  • BCBSNC Commercial Plans
  • North Carolina State Employees Health Benefit Plan (Active employees)
  • BCBSNC Blue Home with UNC Health Alliance
  • BCBSNC Medicare Advantage (Other than Experience Health)
  • Healthy Blue Medicaid
  • Carolina Complete Health Medicaid (Centene)
  • Cigna Commercial Plans (Other than Cigna Connect)
  • Cigna Secure Medicare Advantage
  • Contigo Health Plan (WakeMed employees only)
  • Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Humana Medicare Private Fee-for-Service
  • North Carolina State Employee Health Benefit Plan (Medicare Advantage for retirees)
  • Liberty Advantage Medicare Advantage
  • MedCost PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Commercial Plans
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage
  • UnitedHealthcare Exchange (ACA) Plans
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan Medicaid
  • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network
  • WellCare of North Carolina Medicaid
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