Harris & Smith OB-GYN

Harris & Smith OB-GYN

Type:Specialty Clinic

Harris & Smith OB-GYN offers comprehensive obstetric and gynecologic services at two convenient locations in Durham.

Clinic Hours

8:30 am - 5:00 pm 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Closed Closed
Monday - Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
4116 Capitol Street
Durham, NC 27704
Appointments 919-471-1573 Office 919-471-1573


At Harris & Smith OB-GYN, our skilled, caring physicians provide care for women through all stages of life -- from adolescence to menopause, and beyond. We also have an excellent mid level provider service staffed with experienced nurse practitioners and physician assistants.

Our in-house lab provides convenient access to lab services in both of our practice locations. We are one of only a few OB-GYN practices in the Triangle whose ultrasound services are accredited by the American Institute for Ultrasound in Medicine.

Harris & Smith OB-GYN offers obstetric and gynecological care for women of all ages, including:

Comprehensive obstetrical care

  • Prenatal care, including individual nutritional and exercise counseling
  • Amniocentesis
  • 3D and 4D ultrasound imaging
  • Vaginal and cesarean deliveries

High risk pregnancies

  • Multiples
  • Fetal surveillance
  • Patients with chronic hypertension
  • Patients with history of premature delivery
  • Pelvic ultrasound

Comprehensive gynecological care

  • Annual physicals and PAP smears
  • Colposcopy
  • HPV testing and Gardasil vaccines (ages 19-26)
  • STD testing and care
  • Infertility evaluation and treatment

Gynecological surgery

  • Fibroids
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Novasure endometrial ablation
  • Abnormal or heavy bleeding

Family planning and contraception management

  • Birth control pills, patch, or injection
  • Diaphragms
  • IUDs (Mirena/Paragard)
  • Implanon
  • NuvaRing
  • Essure (tubal ligation procedure)

Menopause management

  • Management of perimenopausal symptoms
  • Hormone replacement therapy

Adolescent care

  • STD screening
  • Education, safer sex practice
  • Management of irregular bleeding problems

Accepted Insurance

Duke Health contracts with most major health insurance carriers and transplant networks, including the ones listed below. Before scheduling your appointment, we strongly recommend you contact your insurance company to verify that the Duke Health location or provider you plan to visit is included in your network. Your insurance company will also be able to inform you of any co-payments, co–insurances, or deductibles that will be your responsibility. If you are uninsured, learn more about our financial assistance policy

  • Aetna Choice POS, Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Elect Choice HMO, Aetna Open Access Elect Choice
  • Aetna Health Network Only, Aetna Health Network Option
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Limited Benefit Insurance PPO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS
  • Aetna Medicare HMO Open Access
  • Aetna Medicare Plan (HMO, PPO)
  • Aetna Medicare Premier Plan (PPO)
  • Aetna Medicare Prime Plan (HMO, PPO)
  • Aetna Open Access HMO, Open Access Aetna Select, Aetna Open Access Select, Aetna Open Access Managed Choice
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna PCP Coordinated POS Plan
  • Aetna Quality Point of Service (QPOS)
  • Aetna Select HMO
  • Aetna Traditional Choice
  • Aetna Voluntary Indemnity Group Plan
  • Aetna Whole Health – Duke WakeMed WKCC
Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC
  • Blue Advantage
  • Blue Local with Duke Health and WakeMed
  • Blue Medicare (HMO, PPO)*
  • Blue Options (123, PPO, HSA)
  • Blue Select
  • NC State Employees Health Plan
  • *Duke HomeCare and Hospice does not participate in the plan.
  • Cigna Choice Plus
  • Cigna Open Access
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
Coventry Healthcare
  • Coventry Advantra Freedom (PPO)
  • Coventry Advantra Gold (HMO)
  • Dual Option of AWH or PPO
Duke Group Plans
  • Duke Basic
  • Duke Select
First Health
Gateway Health Alliance
Gateway Health Plan
  • Gateway Health Medicare Assured Prime (HMO)
  • Gateway Health Medicare Assured Select (HMO)
Halifax Physician-Hospital Organization
  • Humana Choice (PPO)
  • Humana ChoiceCare (PPO)
  • Humana Gold Choice (PFFS)
  • Humana Gold Plus (HMO)
  • First Medicare Direct*
  • Medicare Part A
  • Medicare Part B
  • *This is for Wake County only.
MultiPlan / Private Healthcare Systems
NC Medicaid
  • NC Medicaid*
  • * Not all Duke locations and doctors participate in this plan. Please contact the location you will be visiting to determine what is accepted.
OneNet PPO
Optima Health
  • Optima Family Care (Medicaid HMO in VA)
  • Optima Individual & Family (On & Off Exchange Plans)
  • Optima Plus (PPO)
  • Optima Vantage (HMO)
  • TRICARE Extra*
  • TRICARE for Life*
  • TRICARE Prime*
  • TRICARE Prime Remote*
  • TRICARE Standard*
  • *Duke Primary Care does not participate with the plan.
United Healthcare
  • AARP Medicare Complete (HMO, PPO)*
  • AARP Medicare Complete Essential (HMO)*
  • All Savers Alternate Funding
  • All Savers Fully Insured
  • State Employee Health Plan (for retirees)
  • United Healthcare (HMO, PPO, POS)
  • United Healthcare Charter/Charter Balance/Charter Plus
  • United Healthcare Choice/Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare Core/Core Essential
  • United Healthcare Navigate/Navigate Plus/Navigate Balanced
  • United Healthcare of the River Valley
  • United Healthcare Option PPO
  • United Healthcare Options PPO with Harvard Pilgrim
  • United Healthcare Passport Connect Choice/Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare Passport Connect Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select/Select Plus
  • United Medical Resources (UMR)
  • * Not all Duke hospitals and doctors participate in these plans. Please contact your insurance provider to determine what your financial responsibility will be for the health care service you require.

Our Doctors

Obstetrician and Gynecologist
4.8 out of 5 (222 ratings, 43 reviews)
Nurse Practitioner - Obstetrics and Gynecology
4.2 out of 5 (49 ratings, 2 reviews)

Preparing For Your Visit

Getting Here

4116 Capitol Street
Durham, NC 27704


Free, convenient parking available.