Ryan P Smith

Ryan P Smith, MD

General Urology Appointment
Call 434.924.2224
Primary Location:
Urology Clinic

500 Ray C. Hunt Dr.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Research Interests:

Male infertility

Clinical Practice:
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), Impotence (Erectile Dysfunction or ED), Infertility in Men, Penile Prosthesis, Peyronie's Disease, Vasectomy, Vasectomy Reversal (Vasovasostomy), Testosterone Replacement Therapy, Low Testosterone, Men's Reproductive Health, Urology
Associate Professor

Dr. Ryan Smith holds a clinical faculty appointment in Urology at the University of Virginia. He currently practices at the UVA Urology Clinic in Charlottesville and at the UVA Specialty Care Clinic in Culpeper.

He attended medical school at the University of Virginia School of Medicine and also completed his urology residency at the University of Virginia. He subsequently completed a fellowship in Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery at the Baylor College of Medicine.  

Dr. Smith joined the UVA Urology staff in 2013. As was the case for many years during his student and residency years at UVA, Dr. Smith continues to be involved locally with many volunteer and community service activities. Dr. Smith has been an invited speaker on a variety of topics including male infertility, fertility preservation and testosterone therapy. He is fellowship trained in microsurgery and is a men's health advocate.

His personal interests include trail running, fly fishing, soccer and spending time with his family.

  • 2020 UVA Outstanding Patient Care Award

  • 2020 AUA National Meeting Early Career Research Showcase Award

  • 2018 Physician of the Quarter, UVA Outpatient Surgery Center


  • 2017 Bedside Manner Award, Honorable Mention, Our Health Magazine


  • 2017 Resident Teaching Award, UVA Department of Urology


  • 2015 CREST Scholar: Clinical Research/Reproductive Scientist Training, Duke University and American Society of Reproductive Medicine


  • 2015 American Society of Reproductive Medicine


  • 2011 Society for the Study of Male Reproduction and SMSNA Men’s Health Traveling Fellow


  • 2010 Society for Male Reproduction and Urology Traveling Scholar

  • 2007 Gold Humanism in Medicine Honor Society: University of Virginia 



University of VA School of Medicine 2007
University of VA School of Medicine (General Surgery Internship; Urology Residency)
Baylor College of Medicine (Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery)