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

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(15)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Walter Smithwick is Excellent. Dr. Smithwick has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
  • Currently 3.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.8
  • Currently 3.8333333333333 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.5555555555556 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.8
  • Currently 3.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.9
  • Currently 3.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.8
  • Currently 3.7777777777778 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Walter Smithwick, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)

Education & Awards

Dr. Smithwick graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Jacksonville, FL
Ophthalmologist
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater Jacksonville
Ophthalmologist
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Smithwick has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Saint Luke's Hospital 
  • Baptist Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Walter Walter Smithwick MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 17 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Walter W. Smithwick practice?
Dr. Walter Smithwick has 2 office locations.
Dr. Walter Smithwick practices Ophthalmology near Jacksonville, FL.
See Jacksonville Ophthalmologists.