1423 Chapel Street Suite 1-B New Haven, Connecticut 06511

Eni Smith M.D. M.P.H

Eni Smith M.D. M.P.H. is an addiction medicine, behavioral medicine and preventive medicine physician with a passion for bridging conventional medicine with holistic and complementary care. Dr. Smith earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Princeton University. She received her degree with honors and focused on a variety of neurobiological and neurodevelopmental conditions. She completed her medical degree from Meharry Medical College in Nashville and went on to pursue a Master’s in Public Health from Yale University. She began her internship training in pediatrics before transitioning to residency training in preventive medicine. She completed her medical education by pursuing a fellowship in Addiction Medicine at Yale University/Yale New Haven Hospital. Dr. Smith is well versed in treating substance use disorders, behavioral disorders and behavioral addictions in pediatric, adolescent and adult populations. She believes in a patient centered approach to care and keeps abreast of the latest innovations and most novel therapeutics available in her field. She believes in treating the whole patient on a biological, psychological and spiritual level and considers medicine to be not just a career but a calling.


Karen’s own life experiences have provided her with a greater ability and understanding of demonstrating unconditional positive regard, as she works passionately in her ministry of treating, educating and encouraging you to break free from the chains of addiction and prosper into a healthy fulfilling life. She has helped people become more successful in all areas of life; to identify and/or surpass their goals, overcome obstacles, meet challenges and feel more alive. Karen work with individuals to support addiction recovery, changing negative habits, improving relationships and overcoming life challenges.

Karen is an Licensed Drug and Alcohol Clinician with 10 years of experience in the substance abuse field specializing in working with individuals suffering with addiction, depression, anxiety, and legal issues.