Pediatric Gastroenterologist Sara Kathryn Smith Joins UHealth
Sara Kathryn Smith, M.D. has joined UHealth as a specialist in pediatric transplant hepatology and pediatric gastroenterology and as assistant professor of clinical medicine at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.
Clinical Specialties: Managing the care of children before and after liver transplant, management of pediatric liver disease with special interest in viral hepatitis, autoimmune hepatitis and fatty liver disease.
Research Interests: Long-term outcomes in pediatric liver transplant, viral hepatitis and fatty liver disease in children
Education: Advanced Fellowship: Pediatric Transplant Hepatology, University of California, San Francisco, Benioff Children’s Hospital, 2015-2016
Fellowship: Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, University of California, San Diego, Rady Children’s Hospital, 2012-2015
Residency: Categorical Pediatrics Internship and Residency, University of Miami, Holtz Children’s Hospital, 2009-2012
M.D.: Medical College of Georgia, 2009
Certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine – Pediatric Transplant Hepatology
American Board of Pediatrics – Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
American Board of Pediatrics – General Pediatrics
Prior position: Attending Physician, Transplant Hepatology and Pediatric Gastroenterology, University of California, San Francisco, Benioff Children’s Hospital, 2016-2020
Practice Location: Highland Professional Building, 3rd floor