Dr. Hillary C. Smith Optometrist
Center Director of Gadsden
Hillary C. Smith, O.D. specializes in the diagnosis and management of complex eye diseases. As an additional specialty, she is highly skilled with the pre- and post-operative management of a variety of ophthalmological surgical procedures.
After receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree from Birmingham-Southern with a degree in English, Dr. Smith then entered the University of Alabama School of Optometry, where she earned her Doctorate. She graduated with academic honors and was inducted into the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society. Upon graduation, she completed a residency in ocular disease at VisionAmerica of Birmingham.
Dr. Smith has also contributed to published works on treating ocular disease and therapeutics including: “10 Must-Have Oral Meds in Eye Care” Review of Optometry and “What’s Your Diagnosis?” Primary Care Optometry News.
She is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Alabama Optometric Association and the Birmingham Area Optometric Society. Dr. Smith is married and enjoys gardening, cooking, and traveling.