Mark Smith, MD

Medical Director, Allegiance Emergency Services and Express Care Services, Hospitalist and Observation Services

Vice Chief of Staff

Board certified in Emergency Medicine, Dr. Smith is the Medical Director of Allegiance Emergency and Express Care Services, Hospitalist and Observation Services, as well as Vice Chief of Staff. He earned his MD at Wayne State University and completed a residency at the Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University. Dr. Smith is chair of the Allegiance Credentialing Committee and vice chair of the System Integration Committee. He also serves on the Jackson Health Network Board of Directors and Clinical Performance Committee and the Health Improvement Organization Committee.

Born and raised in Jackson, Dr. Smith is proud to lead the Emergency Team at his hometown hospital. “This is a very hard-working team,” he said. “We really care about our patients, and we are all invested in this community.”

Severe chest pain is not always present with a heart attack, especially for older adults, people with diabetes and women. They may experience sudden shortness of breath, coughing, dizziness, fatigue or weakness. Don’t take a chance. Call 9-1-1.