North Texas Kidney Disease Associates

Matthew T. Smith, M.D.

Dr. Matthew Smith was born in Washington, D.C. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Texas at Austin in 1993 and earned his doctor of medicine degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in 1998.  

He completed his residency in internal medicine in 2001 at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he also completed a fellowship in nephrology in 2003.

Prior to joining North Texas Kidney Disease Associates in 2009, Dr. Smith practiced nephrology and served as medical director of a dialysis center in Pennsylvania.

Dr. Smith is married with two children. He enjoys playing viola, running, swimming and cooking.  

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology


  • American Medical Association
  • Texas Medical Association
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • National Kidney Foundation
  • Renal Physician Association