Faculty Profile

Alexis D. Smith, MD

Alexis D. Smith, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

Email: alexis.deana.smith@emory.edu, alexis.smith@choa.org

Telehone: 404-785-8787 (appointments), 404-785-0781 (administrative)

Certification: American Board of Surgery

Year Joined Emory as a Faculty Member: 2020

Biography

Dr. Alexis Smith earned her MD at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 2008. She completed her general surgery residency at the University of Maryland and Shock Trauma Center in 2015 and did her two-year pediatric surgery fellowship at Brown University in Providence, RI. She has broad experience in pediatric general surgery with special interests in pediatric trauma, ECMO management, surgical oncology, and surgical education.

Affiliations

  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston

  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite

Education

  • MD, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, Class of 2008

  • General Surgery Residency, University of Maryland and Shock Trauma Center, 2008-2015

  • Pediatric Surgery Fellowship, Brown University, Providence, RI, 2015-2017

Current Organizational Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow

Special Interests

  • Pediatric trauma

  • ECMO management

  • Pediatric surgical oncology

  • Surgical education