Darin S. Smith, M.D


Duke University
Durham, NC
1990-1994 – M.D.


University of Texas Southwestern
Medical Center – Parkland Memorial Hospital
Dallas, TX

Education and Training

Dr. Darin S. Smith, M.D. attended Indiana University in Bloomington, IN, where he earned a B.A. double major in Biology and Chemistry(1986-1990) and ranked 7th out of 1538 graduates. Following his undergraduate degree, he moved to Durham, NC, to attend Duke University where he received his M.D. (1990-1994). He completed his internship at Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke VA (1994-1995) and his residency in Dallas, TX at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center – Parkland Memorial Hospital.


Dr. Smith received his board certification and licensure from the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Certifications & Advanced Training


Smith DS; Saloupis P; Davis J; Hatchell D; “The effect of lntravitreal Platelet Activating Factor (PAF) on Retinal Microvasculature.” Experimental Eye Research 59: 425-432, 1994


Dr. Smith currently specializes in Cataract Surgery, Laser Vision Correction, Advanced Technology Lens Implants, Diabetic Eye Exams, and Dry Eye Treatments.


In his free time, Dr. Smith’s interests are physical fitness, Christian-related activities, Cataract Surgery mission trips, and family activities. 

Dr. Smith on The Dr. Bob Show

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