Andrew L Smith, MD

Emory Clinic

Clinical Chief of Cardiology for Emory University Hospital

Professor of Medicine

Medical Director, Center for Heart Failure and Heart Transplantation

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology (Board certified since 2010)
Cardiology (Board certified since 1991)
Internal Medicine (Board certified since 2010)
Areas of Clinical Interest:
cardiac transplant
heart failure/heart transplant
Office(s) Locations:
Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Clifton
1365 Clifton Rd NE Bldg A
Atlanta, GA 30322
404 778-5544

Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Midtown
550 Peachtrees St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
404 686-7885

Emory Heart and Vascular Center at Hiawassee
110 Main Street
Hiawassee, GA 30546
706 896-7662
About Dr. Smith

Dr. Smith is the 2012 President of the Georgia Transplant Foundation and was honored with the Bahgat/Smith Endowed Chair in Heart Failure Therapy. Dr. Smith is also board certified in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology.

Year Started Practicing: 1987
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 1993
Organizational Memberships:
American College of Cardiology
Heart Failure Society of America
International Society of Heart and Lung Transplant
Major or Recent Publications:

Bourge RC, Abraham WT, Adamson PB, Aaron MF, Aranda JM, Jr., Magalski A, Zile MR, Smith AL, Smart FW, O'Shaughnessy MA, Jessup ML, Sparks B, Naftel DL, Stevenson LW.( 2008 )“Randomized controlled trial of an implantable continuous hemodynamic monitor in patients with advanced heart failure: the COMPASS-HF study”. J Am Coll Cardiol. 51(11): 1073-1079

Kalogeropoulos, AP,  Georgiopoulou V, Giamouzis, G, Smith, AL, Agha SA, Waheed S, Laskar, S, Puskas J, Dunbar SB, Vega D, Levy WC, Butler, J. (2009) Utility of the Seattle Heart Failure Model in Patients with Advanced Heart Failure, J Am Coll Cardiol ;53:334-342.

Reilly, C.M., Higgins, M., Smith, A., Gary, R.A., Robinson, J., Clark, P.C., McCarty, F., Dunbar, S.B., (2009) (accepted, in press). Development, psychometric testing, and revision of the Atlanta Heart Failure Knowledge Test. J Cardiovasc Nursing.

Woodruff Leadership Academy
Emory University

Andrew L. Smith, M.D. Endowed Chair in Heart Failure Therapy Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine
Medical School
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA