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Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Lloyd H. Smith, M.D., Ph.D. View profile as PDF

Lloyd H. Smith

Clinical Interests

Dr. Smith has broad expertise in gynecologic malignancies, including ovarian, uterine, vaginal and vulvar cancer. He is interested in developing vaccines for human papillomavirus (HPV).

Title:

Professor

Specialty:

Cancer, Gynecology Oncology, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Department:

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Division:

Gynecologic Oncology

Center/Program Affiliation:

Address/Phone:

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center
2279 45th Street
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-5959
Phone: 800-800--362-5566

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-362-5566

Education:

M.D., UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California, 1981
Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, 1975
B.S., UC Davis, Davis, California, 1969

Residency:

UC Davis Medical Center and Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Sacramento, California, 1985

Fellowships:

Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, 1985-1988

Board Certifications:

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1989
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology, 1990

Professional Memberships:

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Fellow
American College of Surgeons, Fellow
Sacramento-El Dorado County Medical Society
Society of Gynecologic Oncologists

Select Honors and Awards:

Distinguished Alumnus Award, UC Davis School of Medicine Alumni Association, 2003

Best Doctors in Northern California, Sacramento Magazine, 2001

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Distinguished Service Award, 1994

National Faculty Award for Excellence in Resident Education, Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology (CREOG), 1994

Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO), Excellence in Teaching Award, 1993

Richard Oi, M.D., Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence in Teaching Award, 1992

American Cancer Society, Clinical Oncology Career Development Award, 1989

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Distinguished Service Award, 1985

Outstanding Teaching Award, Resident Staff, 1983

Award for Excellence in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1981

Award for Excellence in Pediatrics, 1981

UC Davis Golden Goblet Award, 1981

UC Davis School of Medicine Medal, 1981

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 1980

Graduated Magna Cum Laude, UC Davis, 1969

Select Recent Publications:

Rodriguez AO, Chew H, Cress R, Xing G, McElvy S, Danielsen B, Smith LH. Evidence of Poorer Survival in Pregnancy-Associated Breast Cancer. Obstetrics and Gynecology, July 2008,112 (1) 71-78.

Smith LH, Waetjen LE, Paik CK, Xing G. Trends in the Safety of Inpatient Hysterectomy for Benign Conditions in California, 1991-2004. Obstet Gynecol 2008;112:552-560.

Smith LH. Early clinical detection of ovarian cancer: A review of the evidence. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther, 6(7):1045-52, 2006. Review.

Smith LH: Early clinical detection of ovarian cancer: a review of the evidence. Expert Rev

Gandhi S, Gilbert W, McElvy S, El Kady D, Danielson B, Xing G, Smith LH. Maternal and neonatal outcomes after attempted suicide. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 107(5):984-990, 2006.

Leiserowitz G, Xing G, Cress R, Brambhatt B, Dalrymple J, Smith LH. Adnexal masses in pregnancy: How often are they malignant? Gynecologic Oncology, 101:315-321, 2006.

El Kady D, Gilbert WM, Xing G, Smith LH. Association of maternal fractures with adverse perinatal outcomes. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 195(3):711-716, September 2006.

El Kady D, Gilbert WM, Xing G, Smith LH. Maternal and neonatal outcomes of assaults during pregnancy. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 105(2):357-363, 2005.

Friedman G, Skilling J, Udaltsova N, Smith L. Early symptoms of ovarian cancer: A case-control study without recall bias. Journal of the American Board of Family Practice, 22(5):548-553, 2005.

O’Meara AT, Cress R, Xing G, Smith LH. Malignant melanoma in pregnancy: A population-based evaluation. Cancer, 103(6):1217-1226, 2005.

Smith LH, Morris CR, Yasmeen S, Parikh-Patel A, Cress RD, Romano P. Ovarian cancer: Can we make the clinical diagnosis earlier? Cancer, 104(7):1398-1407, 2005.

Yasmeen S, Cress R, Romano P, Xing G, Berger-Chen S, Danielsen B, Smith LH. Thyroid cancer in pregnancy. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 91(1):15-20, 2005.

Dalrymple JL, Gilbert WM, Leiserowitz GS, Cress R, Xing G, Danielsen B, Smith LH. Pregnancy-associated cervical cancer: Obstetric outcomes. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine, 17(4):269-276, 2005.

Eidson-Ton WS, Nuovo J, Solis Bl, Ewing K, Diaz H, Smith LH. An enhanced obstetrics track for a family practice residency program: Results from the first six years. Journal of the American Board of Family Practice, 19(3):223-228, 2005.

To see if Lloyd H. Smith is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).