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Carolyn L. Harraway-Smith
Cone Health Medical Group

Carolyn L. Harraway-Smith, MD

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Obstetrics/Gynecology
Patient Rating
4.56/5 (Based on 35 Reviews)
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Carolyn Harraway-Smith, MD, is an obstetrician and gynecologist for Center for Women’­s Healthcare, Cone Health Women’s Hospital faculty practice group. She serves as Chief of Service for OB/GYN medical staff. 

Dr. Harraway-Smith has traveled to Mexico, Zambia, Ethiopia, Haiti and Burkina Faso on medical mission trips. She leads a monthly book club and climbed Mount Washburn in Yellowstone National Park in 2017. (No. She didn’t see any bears.)

She is a singer and even provided backup vocals and traveled with a gospel artist (Denise Barclay) in the Northern Virginia, DC, Maryland and Pennsylvania area. She is married to Shad Smith. They have two adult sons and a grandson who calls her “Momma Carolyn.” 



Medical School

University of Iowa College of Medicine


Medical College of Virginia Hospita
Medstar Union Memorial Hospital - Medical Staff Services

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology


Provider Review Comments

December 21, 2019
December 20, 2019
December 05, 2019
felt as if my concerns were brushed off as a "normal" part of pregnancy.
November 19, 2019
Always very warm, welcoming experience.
November 19, 2019
*Dr. Smith showed real concern about my condition and made sure ALL basic were covered to determine what could be done. She was completely thorough w/my exam.
October 30, 2019
The doctor was extremely caring, thoughtful and tentative as I was in extreme pain.
October 08, 2019
I have seen lots of doctors during this pregnancy and rarely the same one. This doctor was helpful and took time to listen. She provided answers to my questions and was understanding about some anxieties.
October 07, 2019
Appreciated the facility, personnel, and ease of access - recommended to 2 others.
October 02, 2019
she is very good.
August 26, 2019
*Dr. Harraway-Smith was very professional, warm, and accommodating.
August 08, 2019
good great provider very happy to be her patient for my whole pregnancy
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