USC Fertility is now home to Meghan Smith MD. While Dr. Smith is the most-recent addition to our physician team, this Southern California fertility doctor is no stranger to the USC Fertility family, having completed her fellowship at the University of Southern California.
Dr. Smith firmly believes that each patient should receive a customized fertility treatment plan to help them meet their unique family-building goals. In addition to providing world-class, leading-edge fertility care, she also stresses the importance of treating each patient with compassion and respect.
Patients benefit from Dr. Smith’s wealth of knowledge and experience
After earning her Bachelor of Arts in chemistry from New York University, Dr. Smith earned her medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine.
Meghan Smith MD completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at New York University before coming to The University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine for her fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.
During her fellowship, our Southern California fertility doctor served as a clinical instructor at the Keck School of Medicine. She enjoyed playing a role in training the next generation of OBGYNs and fertility doctors.
Meghan Smith MD is also a published researcher
Dr. Smith believes that research helps improve reproductive care for all. As such, this Southern California fertility doctor is an active researcher, understanding that advances from the “bench to the bedside” drive improved outcomes for patients with infertility.
She is especially interested in studying laboratory techniques to improve patient outcomes, as well as social media and healthcare. Her thesis focused on the topic of finding the optimal time to perform intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI). She has published numerous articles in Fertility and Sterility and the Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics. Additionally, she serves as an ad-hoc reviewer for submitted manuscripts for several journals.
Throughout her career, Dr. Smith has won several awards, including the Frank Lynch Memorial Essay from the Pacific Coast Obstetrical and Gynecological Society for her work on obstetrical outcomes in gestational carrier pregnancies.
Dr. Smith is currently a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine and the Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.
Contact us to schedule an appointment with Meghan Smith MD. She is ready to help you make your dream of parenthood become a reality.