Dr. Donald A. Smith Jr., MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 52

1109 Woodland Dr
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
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Dr. Smith Jr.'s Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Hardin Memorial Hospital
913 North Dixie Avenue
Elizabethtown, KY 42701

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Eye Physicians Of Elizabethtown
Eye Physicians Of Elizabethtown
1109 Woodland Dr
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
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    Dr. Smith Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Repair of Eye Laceration
    2
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Blepharitis
    • Blindness
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cataract
    • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Eyes
    • Esotropia
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Hypertropia
    • Keratitis
    • Keratoconus
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Migraine
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
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    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pterygium
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis (Iridocyclitis)
    • Visual Field Defects
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Louisville
    Graduated in 1988
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Smith Jr. & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Smith Jr.'s Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Eye Physicians Of Elizabethtown
    1109 Woodland Dr
    Elizabethtown, KY 42701
    (270) 765-6066 (Office)
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