Dr. McGhee Smith graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1998 and completed a Family Medicine Residency at LSU Health Sciences Center-New Orleans / Kenner Regional Medical Center in 2001. In addition to working for Ochsner Health, Dr. McGhee Smith has been an Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at Meharry Medical College and owned her own private practice. Dr. McGhee Smith speaks English, Spanish and Portuguese and has a large bilingual patient population. She is active as a speaker on health promotion and disease prevention for lay audiences. She has spoken about health at schools, on local news programs and at community forums. She is an active womens leader in the SGI-USA, a lay Buddhist organization. Dr. McGhee Smith has received many honors, including being named the 2018 City Business Woman of the Year. She is the proud mother of two sons.
Harvard Medical School
Field of Study: MD
Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans
Interim LSU Public Hospital
Field of Study: Family Medicine
- American Board of Family Medicine