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William “Brit” Smith, MD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Contact Information

University of Florida
College of Medicine
Department of Anesthesiology
1600 SW Archer Road
PO Box 100254
Gainesville, Florida 32610-0254





2012 Fellowship, Cardiothoracic Anesthesia University of Florida Gainesville, FL
2011 Residency, Anesthesiology University of Florida Gainesville, FL
2008 Internship, Transitional Year in Anesthesiology University of Florida Gainesville, FL
2007 MD University of Florida Gainesville, FL

Clinical/Research Interests:

Anesthesia for LVAD, Training and Certification for TEE.



  • American Society of Anesthesiologists, 2007-current
  • Florida Society of Anesthesiologists, 2012-current
  • Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, 2012-current

Selected Publications:

  • Smith WB, Robinson AR 3rd, Janelle GM. Expanding role of perioperative transesophageal echocardiography in the general anesthesia practice and residency training in the USA. Current Opinions in Anesthesiology; February 2015; Volume 28, 95-100
  • Smith WB and Janelle, GM: Training and Certification for TEE. Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography, A Companion to Kaplan’s Cardiac Anesthesia, Eds. Reich D and Fischer GA. Elsevier Publishers, Philadelphia, PA, 2014; Section 4, Chapter 30, pgs 322-325.  ISBN: 978-1-4557-0761-4
  • Jenny Kwak, MD and W. Brit Smith, MD. Review of Late Outcomes of a Single-Center Experience of 400 Consecutive Thoracic Endovascular Aortic RepairsLee WA, Daniels MJ, Beaver TM, Klodell CT, Raghinaru DE, Hess PJ Jr Circulation.2011;123:2938-45. SCA Bulletin. Volume 10, Number 6. December 2011
  • Morey, Timothy E. Varsheny, Manoj; Flint, Jason A; Seubert, Christoph N.; Smith, W. Brit; Bjoraker, David G.; Shah, Dinesh O.; Dennis, Donn M. Activity of microemulsion-based nanoparticles at the human bio-nano interface: concentration-dependent effects on thrombosis and hemolysis on whole blood. Journal of Nanoparticle Research 2004; Volume 6, 159-170