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Dr. Robert Smyth-Medina, MD

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Dr. Robert Smyth-Medina, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Glendale, CA. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 35 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from AUTONOMOUS METROPOLITAN UNIVERSITY / DIVISION OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE AND HEALTH.

Dr. Smyth-Medina works at MACULAR RETINAL VITREAL ASSOCIATES in Glendale, CA with other offices in Tarzana, CA, Pasadena, CA and Glendora, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Allergic Conjunctivitis, Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) and Pterygium along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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  1. 1
    Macular Retinal Vitreal Associates
    1025 N Brand Blvd Ste 200, Glendale, CA 91202 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (818) 365-0606
  2. 2
    California Eye Specialists
    18370 Burbank Blvd Ste 207, Tarzana, CA 91356 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (818) 996-3400
  3. 3
    California Eye Specialists Medical Group Inc.
    2619 E Colorado Blvd # 100, Pasadena, CA 91107 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (626) 793-4168
  4. 4
    150 S Grand Ave Ste J, Glendora, CA 91741 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (323) 223-5900

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    About Dr. Robert Smyth-Medina, MD

    Specialties
    • Ophthalmology
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 35 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1073565560
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Jules Stein Eye Inst-UCLA
    Residency
    Internship
    • Maimonides Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • AUTONOMOUS METROPOLITAN UNIVERSITY / DIVISION OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE AND HEALTH
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Robert Smyth-Medina, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Smyth-Medina is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Smyth-Medina has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

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    Dr. Smyth-Medina has seen patients for Allergic Conjunctivitis, Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) and Pterygium, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Smyth-Medina on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    8 patients have reviewed Dr. Smyth-Medina. The overall rating for this provider is 3.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Smyth-Medina.

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