4.8 out of 5 (167 Ratings, 87 Comments)

Interest in Helping Others

The field of cancer is very exciting In terms of new developments and treatments. The biology, the science and genes are all important aspects. This interest as well as genuinely wanting to help others beat this disease made me decide to go into oncology.

More than just a Patient

Patient-Doctor interaction is very important, and giving quality care to those in need is very rewarding. The patients need access, expertise, compassion and to know that the people treating them really do care. We really want to help you get better and make this experience as comfortable as possible.

Wide Range of Treatment Options

We are the first practice in nine years that was asked to join the Cancer Center Alliance at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. This allows us to bring clinical trials to our patients, and gives them more opportunities to participate. Clinical trials are a very important part of advancing the science of cancer management.

-Raymond Smith


Dr. Raymond Smith Joined Quincy Medical Group:


Board Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

Medical Education:

MD, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA


University of Virginia, Internal Medicine, Charlottesville, VA, 1988


Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 1993

Professional Societies:

Illinois Medical Oncology Society

Ratings & Reviews:

  • Friendliness/courtesy
  • Explanations about your problem/condition
  • Concern shown for your questions/worries
  • Effort made to include you in treatment decisions
  • Used words you could understand
  • Amount of time spent with you
  • Your confidence in care provider
  • Likelihood of recommending to others
  • Very engaged to provide best treatment and diagnosis for my condition.

  • I have several doctors and *Dr. Smith is the best at listening, and following through with the treatment I need.

    I have a great experience every time.

  • Shelly scheduled my appointment. She was awesome to work with. Loved all the staff. Dr Smith was fantastic and the nurse was really great and engaging.

    Dr Smith in really great. He was someone I felt I could talk to and listened to me and how I felt. Kept me informed. I would highly recommend him and his nurse.

    Nurse was great. Funny and engaging. Made me feel relaxed.

  • Dr. Smith is a incredible asset to Quincy Medical Group Team. He is the best oncologist .l!!

  • Appointment people are so sweet and thoughtful!

    *Dr. Smith has been 100% honest & very good to work with all along this journey.

    I know *Dr. Smith needs to spend time with patients who have many questions & concerns. I do not mind waiting because he gives me 100% of his time - when he sees me.