As a Doctor of Optometry in the Knoxville area, part of my commitment to my patients is ongoing professional education. As technology and the world around us changes, I have to keep up-to-date, because I have to provide the best care possible for your eyes.
Dr. Steven Smith is an East Tennessee na:ive who grew up in Oak Ridge, TN and is a University of Tennessee, Knoxville alumnus. He graduated from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis in 1979. There, he was a member of Phi Theta Upsilon and a charter member of the Mid-City Lions Club. He was a member of Pearle Vision’s Optometric Advisory Council for five years and has received Ciba Vision’s Innovation in Contact Lens Patient Care Award. As a member of the Acuvue Leadership Team. he has participated in the speakers’ panel and new product studies. Dr. Smith has donated hundreds of hours of volunteer eye exams for the needy through OneSight. Outside the office he is an instructor for Operation Boot Camp Knoxville. Dr. Smith is a world traveler and enjoys learning how nutrition and exercise affect ocular health.