Angela Smith received her medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, where she also completed her urologic residency. After residency, Dr. Smith joined the UNC Department of Urology as an Assistant Professor. She is a board-certified urologist at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center where she treats genitourinary malignancies, including bladder, prostate, kidney, and testicular cancer, and specializes in minimally invasive surgery, including robotics.
Dr. Smith has a background in health services research and biostatistics with particular interests in patient-centered outcomes research, risk stratification, and quality of care for invasive bladder cancer. Dr. Smith is funded by an AHRQ K08 grant which focuses on improving postoperative care through health information technology. She has also received funding through PCORI to improve patient engagement in bladder cancer.