Adam M. Smith, M.D.


About Dr. Adam M. Smith

Adam M. Smith, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon at the West Tennessee Bone & Joint Clinic, P.C. Stonebridge location in Jackson, Tennessee. He specializes in shoulder and elbow reconstruction.

Dr. Smith earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine in Lexington, Kentucky. Following graduation, he completed his residency at Wake Forest University Baptist Hospital Medical Center in Winston Salem, North Carolina.

After his residency, Dr. Smith participated in a fellowship in shoulder and elbow reconstruction at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. His practice focuses on shoulder and elbow reconstruction, including standard reverse total shoulder replacement, elbow replacement, ligament reconstruction such as UCL reconstruction, joint preservation arthroscopy, traumatic and post-traumatic reconstructions, range of motion restoration, as well as nerve disorders of the upper extremity. 

Dr. Smith is a member of several notable professional organizations: the Society of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Tennessee Medical Association, the Tennessee Orthopaedic Society, the West Tennessee Consolidated Medical Assembly, and the West Tennessee Physicians’ Alliance.

Clinical Specialty:

  • Shoulder and Elbow Reconstruction
  • General Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopy, Joint Replacement and Reconstruction


  • Shoulder and Elbow Reconstruction; Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN


  • Wake Forest University Baptist Hospital Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC

Medical Degree:

  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine

Credentials & Qualifications:

  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Associations:

  • Society of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Tennessee Medical Association
  • Tennessee Orthopaedic Society
  • West Tennessee Consolidated Medical Assembly
  • West Tennessee Physician’s Alliance


  • Jackson Stonebridge

JCS Athletic Director Scott Gatlin discusses his shoulder replacement surgery with Dr. Adam Smith …