Fairview Range Welcomes Dr. Wendell Smith

Dr. Smith is a board-certified general surgeon and comes to us with over 24 years of surgical care experience.

Fairview Range is pleased to welcome Wendell Smith, MD to its medical staff.

Dr. Smith received his medical degree from University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah and completed his residency at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, Mississippi.

"We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Smith to Fairview Range," says Heidi Lahti, Director of Ambulatory Care at Fairview Range. "He will primarily be practicing out of our clinic in Mt. Iron, so we are excited to bring his expertise not only to our team, but to the East Range and surrounding communities.”

Dr. Smith is familiar to the Iron Range as he has lived in the area for 17 years. Like many “Iron Rangers”, he enjoys a variety of outdoor sports, including snowmobiling, skiing, hunting, and riding motorcycle.

He is seeing patients at Fairview Mesaba Clinics in Mt. Iron and Hibbing and performing surgery at Fairview Range Medical Center in Hibbing, as well as at Northwoods Surgery Center in Virginia, MN, beginning January 7, 2019.

For more information or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Smith, please call 218-362-6937.

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