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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
30 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Patricia Smith is Excellent. Dr. Smith has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.8
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Patricia Smith, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • She has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Laser Eye Surgery (Photorefractive Keratectomy)
  • Laser Medicine & Surgery
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Smith graduated from Tulane University, New Orleans. She has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)


Dr. Smith has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Rex Healthcare Inc. 
  • WakeMed Cary Hospital 
  • WakeMed Health and Hospitals 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Patricia Walsh Smith MD is a female Ophthalmologist, has 30 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Patricia W. Smith practice?
Dr. Patricia Smith has 1 office location.
Dr. Patricia Smith practices Ophthalmology near Raleigh, NC.
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