Specialties

Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology (Board certified since 2010)

Cardiology (Board certified since 1991)

Internal Medicine (Board certified since 2010)

At a Glance

  • 1987 Started practicing
  • 30 Years experience
  • 3 OFFICE LOCATIONS
  • 3 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

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.

My Clinical Interests

  • cardiac transplant
  • heart failure/heart transplant

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

INTERNSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

RESIDENCY

Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

FELLOWSHIP

Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Professional Memberships

American College of Cardiology

Heart Failure Society of America

International Society of Heart and Lung Transplant

Honors & Awards

Woodruff Leadership Academy
Emory University

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

Major 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.

Locations & Appointments

3 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Clifton

Emory Clinic at 1365 Clifton Rd
1365 Clifton Rd NE
Bldg A
Atlanta, GA 30322
  • 404-778-5544
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2

Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Emory University Hospital Midtown

Emory University Hospital Midtown
550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
  • 404-686-7885
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3

Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Hiawassee

Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Hiawassee
110 S Main St
Hiawassee, GA 30546
  • 706-896-7662
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3 Hospital Affiliation(s)

4

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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5

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
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6

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

INTERNSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

RESIDENCY

Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

FELLOWSHIP

Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Professional Memberships

American College of Cardiology

Heart Failure Society of America

International Society of Heart and Lung Transplant

Honors & Awards

Woodruff Leadership Academy
Emory University

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

Major 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.