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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male

12222 Merit Dr Ste 1420
Dallas, TX 75251
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Dr. Smith's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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CRAIG D SMITH MD
Dallas Office
12222 Merit Dr Ste 1420
Dallas, TX 75251
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    Dr. Smith's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Dacryocystostomy or Dacryocystotomy
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cataract
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Color Blindness
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Erosion
    • Diplopia
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Esotropia
    • Exophoria
    • Exotropia
    • Floaters
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Heterophoria
    • Hyphema
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Migraine
    • Nystagmus
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
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    • Orbital Cellulitis
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pterygium
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Stye
    • Trichiasis
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Baylor University
    Graduated in 1976

    Internship Hospital

    Baylor University Med Center
    Complete in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    University Tex Sw Med Center
    Complete in 1980
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Smith & Staff

    • English
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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    4.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends

    4.6 out of 5

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    Dr. Smith's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.9 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.9 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Smith

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.8 out of 5

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    CRAIG D SMITH MD
    Dallas Office
    12222 Merit Dr Ste 1420
    Dallas, TX 75251
    (972) 233-6237 (Office)
    (972) 233-1734 (Fax)
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