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Jill Ann Smith, MD - Ophthalmology and Glaucoma

Dr. Jill Ann Smith reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Smith specializes in the prevention, early detection, and treatment of glaucoma. She is a Clinical Instructor in Ophthalmology for Harvard Medical School at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary in Boston and is affiliated with Newton Wellesley Eye Associates in Newton, Massachusetts. Dr. Smith has written patient information on glaucoma for the online Digital Journal of Ophthalmology.

Education and Training

MD: Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, 1992

Internship: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1992–1993

Residency in Ophthalmology: Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1993–1996

Fellowship in Glaucoma: Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1996–1997


American Board of Ophthalmology

Academic Appointments

Clinical Instructor in Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA

Financial Disclosure

This reviewer reported no financial conflicts.

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