Dr. Lisa Smith received a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Sociology from Emory University in 1994. She went on to earn her medical degree from The Medical College of Georgia in 1999. In 2002, Dr. Smith completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Greenville Hospital System in Greenville, South Carolina.
A native Athenian and daughter of long-time Athens physician, Leon Smith, M.D., Dr. Smith returned to Georgia in 2002 to join Athens Internal Medicine Associates. She is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.