Dr. Stephen Smith, MD

Dr. Stephen Smith, MD

Optometry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Stephen Smith, MD is an optometrist in Fort Myers, FL. He graduated from Morehouse School Of Medicine and specializes in optometry and cataract surgery.Read his story

4225 Evans Ave

Fort Myers, FL 33901

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Smith's Experience

Dr. Smith's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Optometry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Smith's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Smith "Dr. Stephen E. Smith provides complete comprehensive eye care in a relaxed, friendly setting. His training at the Oshner Medical Foundation has given him a well rounded basis in general and specialty ophthalmology."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Smith "We are committed to paying attention to referring physicians and patients needs. Eye Associates has state of the art technology as well as an Optical Shop with great selections."

2  Specialties

  • Optometry
  • Cataract Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Smith does not have any board certifications listed.

12  Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Macular Hole
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pterygium
  • Trichiasis

25  Procedures

  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • BlephEx™ for Blepharitis
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intense Pulse Light
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • LipiFlow® Procedure
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Premium Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Pre-Operative Care
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Vision Screening
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Morehouse School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Smith has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Smith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smith's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
31 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Smith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

Dr. Smith has taken excellent care of my eyes, using the latest technology. I'm pleased to have him as my eye doctor.
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Annie, Thank you so much for your nice review. Our goal is to, and always, provide quality eye care with our cutting edge technology.

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Too many patients! He took over another doc's patients months ago which has created serious problems getting an appointment. Just called to schedule an appointment. He wasn't available until FEBRUARY, over 5 months! The office tried to schedule an appointment (in only 2.5 months) with an...more
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We are sorry you feel the need to move on from our care. With our office taking on more patients and growing at a fast rate, it has allotted for us to bring on more staff as well as our OD who is available for all of our existing and new patients, and also adjust our scheduling. Please note we get cancellations almost daily and we will be more than happy to put you on a cancellation list to allow you for an appointment at a closer date.

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Started going to receive treatments for my dry eye. After multiple doctor appointments with a variety of doctors, I've finally found something that works. Dr. Smith and his office have multiple treatments and their coordinator helped me find the one best suited for my needs. I'm on treatment 3 and...more
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Excellent all round!
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Dr. Smith and his staff is always available when need be. During an urgent situation, Dr. Smith was out of town but their staff fit me in with one of their other doctors with no issue. Followed up with Dr. Smith a week later and all was resolved. I see Dr. Smith twice a year for 5 years so I have...more
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