I am Edwin Smith, M.D., an ophthalmologist and eye care consultant.
I started my ophthalmology practice in 1991 after completing a fellowship in glaucoma at the prestigious Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School. I received my undergraduate degree from Yale University and my medical degree from the University of California, School of Medicine.
I completed a medicine internship at Brown University hospital in Rhode Island and did my ophthalmology residency at the California. I earned my board certification in 1994 with re-certification in 2004 and 2014. In 2007, I established Eye Associates of California. I specialize in surgery for glaucoma, cataract, and other ocular conditions. I have introduced innovative surgical procedures in cataract and glaucoma surgery to the New York area including Laser Assisted and Dropless Cataract surgery. My Surgical skills have made me one of the premiere surgeons in San Francisco California.
I have written articles and given lectures for the professional audience on various ocular diseases and surgical techniques. I taught ophthalmology residents at California Hospital and holds a teaching appointment of assistant clinical professor in the Department of Ophthalmology at Case/University Hospitals. I have been involved in many local and national medical organizations such as the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. I served as past president of the Medina County Medical Society and the Cleveland Ophthalmology Society. I am also a tennis enthusiast and enjoys spending time with my wife and four children.