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Department Urology
Primary Location Beachwood Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Beachwood Family Health Center
Primary Location

Beachwood Family Health Center


Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Bladder Stone Removal
  • Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT)
  • HoLep
  • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of The Prostate)
  • Ureteral Stents
  • Ureteroscopy
View all 7 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Benign Prostatic Enlargement (BPH)
  • Bladder & Ureteral Stones
  • Kidney Stones
  • Male Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
  • Male Urinary Retention
View all 5 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Endourology / Laparoscopy
Nashville, TN USA

Residency - Stanford University Medical Center
General Surgery / Urology
Palo Alto, CA USA

Medical Education - University of Washington School of Medicine
Seattle, WA USA

Graduate School - University of Washington
Seattle, WA USA

Undergraduate - Duke University
Durham, NC USA


  • Urology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Smita De, MD, PhD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 3/27/2022, Dr. De has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

187 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

36 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2022

Dr. De is fantastic

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2022

Dr. De is very thorough and caring. Very professional.

Reviewed on May 31, 2022

Dr Dre is Outstanding in every way.Saved My Life after my 2nd to lastKidney Stone surgery. I was bleedingFrom an embolism and she told meTo call EMS ASAP. I needed 4 transfusionsI benefit from Her Expertise during everyAppointment.

Reviewed on May 31, 2022

Excellent Doctor! Has helped me more than any other doctor. I had 20 kidney stones procedures prior to seeing her. Got me soft stents, first ever, minimal pain with soft stents after surgery. She is the best. I have been to all major hospitals in Chicago, no help. Dr De is a lifesaver!

Reviewed on May 6, 2022

Dr De is very knowledgeable in urology field. Glad to have her as my Urologist.

Reviewed on May 3, 2022

Dr De is very kind and compasionet

Reviewed on May 3, 2022

Dr. De is very impressive!

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2022

Dr De was great. Very smart and personable

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2022

Dr. De is one of the best I've had. We were tuned into each other, and the communication was excellent and meaningful.

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2022

We are very fortunate to have Dr. De

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2022

Since I had recently had a heart attack and one stent put in place, Dr. De explained why she cannot do the prostate surgery while I'm on blood thinners. She was wonderful and very helpful is explaining the situation and options.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2022

Dr. De is easy to talk to and very knowledgeable. I feel at ease with her

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2022

I would recommend Dr. De to anyone who has a urology prioblem

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2022

Dr. De is an excellent doctor and a very nice and bright person.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2022

Dr De Great , personable, friendly and professional

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2021

Dr De is the best!!

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2021

I have recommended Dr. De to friends; one has had her provide HoLEP surgery.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2021

Dr. De and her staff are very professional and courteous.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2021

I have already recommended Dr. De to someone else.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2021

I very much appreciate your kindness and excellence. Thank you doctor

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2021

Dr. Deis an excellent doctor! She has exceeded all expectations I have in regards to what I expect from a physician.

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2021

Dr. De is a Godsend. Her procedure changed my life dramatically in the most positive way. I will always be indebted to her for my well being and prostate health. God bless her and her staff.

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2021

The only negative I have is at clinic in Avon and main campus there procedure room was better because they both had bath rooms to change in the same room as the procedure room for much more privacy. Beachwwod could be bettter. Very pleased with Dr Smita De and her professionalism and patient bed side manner Thank you

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2021

Very pleased with DR Smita De and her professionalism and verbal feedback on my procedure. I now have more questions now that I am home and thinking about possibly having the Holep procedure sooner than discussed at the day of the procedure

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2021

Dr. De provided every opportunity to ask questions. She provided information and explanation to my concerns. I felt very comfortable and confident in her professionalism.

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2021

Dr. De was pleasant and we discussed all aspects of my care and healthcare since my last visit with her.

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2021

This Dr De office runs very well. I have no complaints at all. They post your appointment time on My Chart with Instructions for your visit. I do have some trouble pre registering on line putting In my Insurance cards but that's because I am not very good at moving documents around. Doing better though. NO COMPLAINTS only PRAISE and thankful that Dr. De Is so skilled and has me living my life again.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2021

Dr. De is a very caring and knowledgeable physician.

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2021

Dr. De is professional, knowledgeable, friendly, courteous, respectful, approachable.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2021

This team works as a team from the start in the phone to the finish with the dr and checkout!

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2021

Doctor has No Compassion

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

Dr. De is the best

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021


Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

Dr was awesome

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2021

Dr Di very good communicator. Does not rush you and always explains everything. Real good Doctor

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2021

Dr. De is always great.

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