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Dr. Fredric I. Smilen OD is a male optometrist in Stamford, CT with over 28 years of experience. His CareDash rating is 5.0 out of 5 by one patient, and he has one review. Dr. Smilen is affiliated with Fredric I Smilen OD PC in Stamford. Dr. Smilen graduated in 1990. He is licensed to practice by the state board in Connecticut (CT2279).

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28+ Years of Experience

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May 31, 2017

Jacqueline Ortiz

1 Review

Stamford, CT

Dr, Fredric Smilen is an excellent optometrist. He is soft spoken, intelligent, kind and patient. I so very highly recommend him, In Stamford, CT at his 80 Mill River address, you will receive only the best care,

I have found my experience at this office to be always and genuinely good. The staff is always pleasant and helpful. Dr SmiIlen's office provides exceptional service with the conscientiousness of a very professional demeanor. I like him as a person and I trust him. And the fact that he speaks Spanish better than I is of absolute delight to me. "When you're Smilen. Oh when you're Smilen. The whole world smiles with you." So true.

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About Dr. Smilen

Education and Training

Dr. Fredric I. Smilen OD graduated in 1990.


  • Optometry

Basic Information

Full Name: Fredric I. Smilen

Gender: Male

License Number: CT2279 - Issued by the state board in Connecticut

NPI: 1063555316

Practice and Hospital Affiliations

Affiliated Practices

1. Fredric I Smilen OD PC

80 Mill River Street
Stamford, CT

(203) 348-3937


Office Information

100 Greyrock Place

Stamford, CT 06901

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Conditions Treated

As an Optometrist, Dr. Smilen may treat the following 13 conditions:

List of Procedures Dr. Fredric I. Smilen OD Performs:

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Payments Received from Medical Companies

What are Payments Received?

Total Payments Received Between 2014 and 2016:

Many providers have received payments from medical companies ranging from small amounts in the form of food at conferences to large payments for consulting or royalties. Some providers have received payments for specific drugs. These payments are not necessarily cause for concern, but we encourage you to speak with your provider if they do raise any questions or issues.

This graph represents payments Dr. Smilen received relative to the average payment received by optometrists.

Dr. Smilen received less money than a majority (65%) of optometrists nationally. This overall payment amount is low, and is not necessarily a cause for concern. For more information, see the breakdown of payments by category.

Providers receive payments in various different categories, from travel and lodging or food and beverages at conferences to fees for promotional speaking or consulting engagements. Some providers receive payments from royalties or licenses, usually from having helped develop a product or drug.

This chart represents the breakdown of payments Dr. Smilen has received by specific category of payment. See the breakdown of payments by company.

Providers receive payments from specific medical companies, sometimes for specific drugs. If you have any questions or concerns about the specific company or drug payments your provider has received, we encourage you to speak with your provider directly.

This chart represents the breakdown of payments Dr. Smilen has received from specific medical companies, including payments for drugs and medical products.

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