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Albert Smolyar, MD, Ophthalmology, Fort Myers, FL


Ophthalmology Fort Myers, FL

Anterior Segment Related, Cataract Related, Neuro-Ophthalmology

Cataract and Refractive Surgery

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    step by step demonstration of live modern cataract surgery

Skills & Expertise

  • Double vision, Cataracts, Myopia, Hyperopia, Astigmatism, Eyelid surgery, Vision loss, Refractive laser eye surgery, Glaucoma, Dry eye, Laser cataract surgery, Cataract And Anterior Segment, LASIK

Education & Training

  • Johnson&Johnson VisionMD, Catalys Laser Cataract Surgery Course, 2015 - 2015
  • University of LouisvilleAlcon, Multifocal Intraocular Implants Course, 2007 - 2007
  • John Hopkins UniversityAMO LASIK/PRK course, Refractive Surgery/ LASIK, 2006 - 2006
  • University of Louisville School of Medicine
    University of Louisville School of MedicineResidency, Ophthalmology, 2003 - 2006
  • University of Louisville School of Medicine
    University of Louisville School of MedicineInternship, Surgery, 2002 - 2003
  • Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
    Michigan State University College of Human MedicineFellowship, Neuro-Ophthalmology, 1998 - 1999
  • Ben Gurion UniversityMD, Ophthalmology residency, 1994 - 1997
  • Kursk State Medical University
    Kursk State Medical UniversityClass of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2018 - 2022
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2016 - 2020
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2015 - 2016
  • IN State Medical License
    IN State Medical License 2004 - 2019
  • KY State Medical License
    KY State Medical License 2003 - 2019
  • American Board of Ophthalmology Ophthalmology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Top Ten Doctor Award Vitals, 2009
  • Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award Vitals, 2008
  • Vitals Patients Choice Award, 2007
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Publications & Presentations



  • Intralase-assisted Intacs in corneal ectasia.
    Smolyar A., Piracha A., American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, 4/2005
  • Reduced incidence of corneal allograft rejection in rabbits following subconjunctival injection of TKP.
    Levartovsky S, Smolyar A, Besserman P, Belkin M, Schwartz M., The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), Fort Lauderdale, FL, 5/1/1998

Press Mentions

  • Louisville Eye Doctor Helps Patients in Belize -- and Teaches Son
    Louisville Eye Doctor Helps Patients in Belize -- and Teaches SonJanuary 15th, 2014

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