Toya M. Smith, FNP
I am a board-certified nurse practitioner by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. I earned my Doctor of Nursing Practice with a concentration in Family Nurse Practitioner at Louisiana State University Health in New Orleans. I completed my Master of Science in Nursing with a concentration in Family Nurse Practitioner at Herzing University. I am an associate member of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and a committee member of the Louisiana chapter of the ASMBS. I am also a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, and the Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners. I participate on several hospital committees and community service projects. As part of the bariatric team, I conduct comprehensive medical evaluations, provides weight loss options, and manages pre- and post-op patients. I am passionate and dedicated to assisting patients in their weight loss journey, while using evidence-based practices to help patients meet their goals.
My Little Something Extra:
I am very photogenic, outgoing, and I parade every FAT Tuesday as a New Orleans Baby Doll Lady.
- Nurse Practitioner
Delgado Community College
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners