What is SurgeonMasters?

SurgeonMasters is a wellness and burnout prevention medical education company delivering strategies and techniques overlooked or underemphasized in traditional medical training that improve well-being, practice performance and ultimately, patient outcomes.

SurgeonMasters educates, supports and empowers surgeons to practice with less frustration and greater control as you evolve a satisfying, sustainable and thriving career.

The goal is to focus on learning, understanding and implementing effective habits to create a thriving practice while still having time to travel, connect with your family, take care of your health, and pursue outside interests.

SurgeonMasters was founded by Jeffrey M. Smith, MD, FACS, CPC, a practicing orthopaedic trauma surgeon, physician coach and frequent speaker. Email Jeff to learn more about how he assists surgeons develop the critical skills required to create a thriving, lifestyle-friendly practice that is physically, mentally and emotionally sustainable.

The 8 PRACTICEs of Highly Successful Surgeons

A methodology that drives performance improvement.


SurgeonMasters Blogs


SurgeonMasters Podcasts

Hosted by Dr. Jeff Smith, Life improvement strategies for the surgeon who wants more ... in 10 minutes is published twice monthly and features special guests and unique educational topics with Calls to Action to create a highly successful and sustainable practice that is lifestyle-friendly with less stress and frustration. Click here to listen.


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SurgeonMasters Web-Conferences

Our monthly web-conference is an opportunity for Surgeons to discuss topics centered around achieving the goals and mission of SurgeonMasters. All Surgeons are welcome to join via GoToMeeting or Phone to contribute to the conversation or listen. These are scheduled the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm PST / 9:30 pm EST. Click here to see the schedule.


Social Media Management for Surgeons: Practices for the Busy Clinician

April 2018

Ergonomics: Best Practices for Longevity

March 2018

Earn 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit

Perspectives on Sexual Harassment in Surgeon Culture

February 2018


SurgeonMasters Education Partners


A comprehensive library of surgical procedures created by surgeons, for the surgical community.