Alicia Smith, C.PNP

Alicia Smith

Alicia Smith was born and raised in Atlanta and graduated from Walton High School in east Cobb County. She started her college education at University of Georgia (Go Dawgs!) and finished her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing at Kennesaw State University. Alicia went on to earn a Masters of Science in Nursing at Emory University in 2008.

Before joining ASCEND Pediatric Neurology in September 2013, Alicia worked in a primary pediatric practice in Rome, GA for 4 years. Since starting at ASCEND in 2013, Alicia has gained expertise in the diagnosing and treatment of all areas of general neurology including epilepsy, movement disorders, migraines, and post-concussion syndrome. In addition, after working at ASCEND for several years, Alicia has acquired an interest and significant expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of ADHD including its complexities.

Outside of work, Alicia is a member of and serves as the communication chair on the board for the Georgia chapter of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. She works on an occasional basis in primary care at an after-hours pediatric clinic. She also sings with and is on leadership as librarian for the Atlanta Women’s Chorus.