About Dr. Robert Smith II,
Heart Valve Surgeon

Hello! My name is Dr. Robert Smith II and I am a cardiac surgeon having graduated from University of Texas Health Science Center in 2000. To date, I have performed approximately 3,000 cardiac surgeries, of which 2,000 involved heart valve procedures. I regularly perform surgery at Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital - Plano. Read more...

73 Patient Reviews for
Dr. Smith II

"At seven weeks post minimally-invasive robotic mitral valve repair surgery, I have the outcomes that Dr. Smith said he would deliver. I am grateful and relieved to have made the decision to have the repair and for the success of Dr. Smith’s work."

-- Paige Ellison, Mitral Valve, Valve Repair, Robotic Surgery, 04/19/2024

"Hearing I needed heart surgery was terrifying! After meeting Dr. Smith, I knew I was in the best possible hands. He made me feel at ease by explaining everything in detail and answering all my questions. My surgery couldn’t have gone better.

Thank you so much Dr. Smith! You are amazing and I will be forever grateful!!!"

-- Tricia Armstrong, Mitral Valve, Valve Repair, Median Sternotomy, 01/22/2024

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My Specialities &
Clinical Interests

My heart surgery specialties include:

  • Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair including robotic surgery
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair

In addition, I have research and clinical interests specific to:

  • Transcatheter mitral and tricuspid interventions
  • Pathobiology of mitral valve prolapsed disease
  • Blood Conservation

Education, Training & Certificates

Dr. Robert Smith II, heart surgeon, graduated from University of Texas Health Science Center in 2000.

Dr. Smith completed his General Surgery Residency at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville, Virginia in 2007. Then, in 2009, Dr. Smith completed a Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Dr. Smith is board certified by the American Board of Surgery the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.

Currently, Dr. Robert Smith II is the Chairman Cardiovascular Surgical Services at Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital - Plano and Assistant Medical Director of Cardiovascular Surgery at Baylor Scott & White.

Schedule Appointment
with Dr. Robert Smith II, MD

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The office of Dr. Smith II is located at 4708 Alliance Blvd., Plano, TX 75093. To get driving directions to this office, please click the map below.

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Watch Educational Videos with Dr. Robert Smith II

Learn about heart valve surgery from Dr. Smith II in these videos:

  • Surgeon Q&A: Mitral and Tricuspid Valve Surgery Survival & Durability with Dr. Robert Smith
  • Using Robots to Treat Mitral & Tricuspid Valve Disease with Dr. Robert Smith

Page last updated: June 6, 2024