Taryn L. Smith, M.D.

Specialty Groups


  1. Jacksonville, Florida



Taryn Smith, M.D., NCMP is a Women's Health Specialist and certified menopause practitioner. Her clinical focus includes:

  • Management of symptoms including hot flashes, night sweats, sexual dysfunction, painful intercourse, vaginal dryness, decreased libido, urinary incontinence, abnormal uterine bleeding and more.
  • Dr. Smith provides a comprehensive assessment and will customize treatment plans based on the individual needs of the patient.
  • She is well adept at using hormonal therapies as well as non hormonal therapies to optimize symptom control and quality of life.

In addition to her clinical activates, Dr. Smith is active in research, education and community service. She has authored expert content and publishes in high impact scientific journals.

  • Menopause
  • Cancer and sexuality
  • Midlife women's health
  • Female sexual health
  • Contraception in women with complex medical history
  1. 2020
    Fellowship - Specialized Women’s HealthCleveland Clinic Foundation
  2. 2018
    Residency - Internal MedicineMayo Clinic in Florida
  3. 2015
    MDMeharry Medical College
  4. 2011
    BA - BiologyFisk University


  1. 2018
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    NAMS New Investigator AwardNorth American Menopause Society
  2. 2018
    Mayo Clinic CLER Award for Health Care Disparities Mayo Clinic
  3. 2018
    Jimmy Moss Community Service Award Mayo Clinic
  4. 2017
    Young Achiever Award Florida Chapter American College of Physicians
  5. 2017
    Above and Beyond AwardMayo Clinic
  6. 2016
    Above and Beyond AwardMayo Clinic
  7. 2015
    Graduated with HonorsMeharry Medical College
  8. 2012
    Dean's ListMeharry Medical College

Professional memberships

  1. 2021 - present
    MemberNorth American Menopause Society
  2. 2020 - present
    MemberInternational Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health
  3. 2016 - 2017
    Resident RepresentativeMayo Clinic in Florida
  4. 2012 - 2015
    CreatorMentorship Program, Meharry Medical College, American Medical Women's Association
  5. 2011 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  6. 2011 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians