Jill Ann Smith, MD - Ophthalmology/Glaucoma

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. Dr. Smith has written patient information on glaucoma for the Digital Journal of Ophthalmology published on the Internet.

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MD: Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC—1992
Internship: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1992–1993
Residency: Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1993–1996
Fellowship: Glaucoma, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1996–1997

Academic Appointments

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

Professional Affiliations

American Academy of Ophthalmology
Chandler-Grant Society

Selected Publications

  1. Smith JA, Gragoudas ES, Dreyer EB (1997). Uveal metastases (review). International Ophthalmology Clinics, 37(4): 183–199.
  2. Smith JA, Foster CS (1996). Sarcoidosis and its ocular manifestations (review). International Ophthalmology Clinics, 36(1): 109–125.
  3. Jacobs DS, Piliero PJ, Kuperwaser MG, Smith JA, et al. (1994). Acute uveitis associated with rifabutin use in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 118: 716–722.

Financial Disclosure

This reviewer reported no financial conflicts.

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