Riley Children's Health
Heather A. Smith, MD - Pediatric Ophthalmology

Heather A. Smith, MD

IU Health

Pediatric Ophthalmology

4.7 out of 5 stars (413 ratings)
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Dr. Heather A. Smith specializes in Ophthalmology for Riley Pediatric Ophthalmology.

Dr. Smith currently has a rating of 4.7 stars out of 5 with over 400 ratings. Patients say that she is thoughtful, exceptional, and considerate. In a recent five-star review, a patient remarked: "She's just very thorough, very explain things, well very kind, and she just does a great job."

Dr. Smith's office is at Riley Pediatric Ophthalmology, 575 Riley Hospital Dr, Indianapolis IN, 46202.


Insurance plans accepted by this provider are below.

  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Anthem Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Anthem Hoosier Care Connect
  • Anthem Hoosier Healthwise
  • Anthem Medicare HMO
  • Anthem Medicare PPO
  • Anthem Pathway Essentials Network
  • Care Source Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Care Source Hoosier Healthwise
Community Health Alliance
  • Community Health Network - Employee Plan
  • ProHealth/Community Health System
  • CorVel/Corecare - Workers Compensation
Coventry/First Health
Deaconess OneCare
  • Encore Workers Compensation
  • Health Alliance Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Indiana Health Network - Workers Compensation
  • Indiana University Health Workers Comp
IU Health Plans
Lutheran Preferred
  • Managed Health Services Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Managed Health Services Hoosier Care Connect
  • Managed Health Services Hoosier Healthwise
  • Managed Health Services Medicare Advantage
  • MDWise Excel Hoosier Healthwise
  • MDwise Excel Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Parkview Health Plan Signature Care PPO
  • Point Comfort - Refugee Medical Assistance Program
  • Point Comfort - Unaccompanied Children Program
Select Health Network
Suburban Health Organization
  • The Healthcare Group Encircle
  • The Healthcare Group Encore
  • TriCare Select
  • United DSNP
  • United HMO
  • United HealthCare
  • United HealthCare Hoosier Care Connect
  • United Medicare Advantage
  • United PPO
  • VA - CCN via United Healthcare
Vision Service Plan (VSP)

Note: Although this listing was accurate at the time of posting, insurances change regularly, and insurance plans listed may not be accepted at all office locations for this provider. Please confirm with your insurance company that this provider is covered by your plan before your appointment.

Specialties & Details


Pediatric Ophthalmology

Conditions & Treatments:

Anterior Segment Surgery, Cerebral Palsy Program, Children's Vision Screening, Comprehensive Eye Care, Comprehensive Eye Exams, Contact Lens Care, Cyclodestructive Procedures, Diabetic Eye Exams, Dilated Retinal Exam, Dye Disappearance Test, Electrophysiology Tests for the Eyes, Electroretinogram, Eye Drops, Eye Enucleation, Eye Exam, Eye Ointment, Eye Procedures and Surgery, Eye Tests and Exams, Eyelid and Orbital Trauma Reconstruction, Fitting of Glasses & Contact Lenses, Fundus Photography, Gonioscopy, Goniotomy, Keratoprosthesis, Lacrimal Surgery, Ocular Disease Management & Control, Ocular Trauma, Ocular Ultrasound, Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Oculoplastic, Ophthalmoscopy, Optometry, Orbit Surgery, Orbit Trauma, Orbital Tumors, Pneumatic Retinopexy, Retinal Detachment Assessment, Retinal Imaging, Slit Lamp Exam, Strabismus Surgery, Tearing, Tonometry, Trabeculectomy, Trabeculotomy, Tube-Shunt Surgery, Vision Tests, Visual Field Testing, Vitrectomy, Abnormal Eye Movements, Allergic Conjunctivitis, Amblyopia, Anisocoria, Astigmatism, Bacterial Conjunctivitis, Blepharitis, Blocked Tear Duct, Cataracts, Cellulitis of the Eye, Chemical Eye Burns, Color Blindness, Corneal Scars, Corneal Scratches, Corneal Ulcer, Dermoid Cysts & Other Periocular Tumors, Diabetic Eye Disease, Diabetic Retinopathy, Double Vision, Drooping Eyelids, Dry Eye, Ectropion, Entropion, Eye Irritation, Eye Laceration, Eye Pain, Eyelid Problems, Eyelid Twitching, Farsightedness, Floaters, Hyphema, Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension, Infantile Hemangiomas, Iritis, Keratitis, Macular Edema, Macular Hole Evaluation, Macular Pucker Evaluation, Nasolacrimal Duct Disorders, Nearsightedness, Neurologic Vision Loss, Newborn Conjunctivitis, Ocular & Eyelid Trauma, Ocular Drug Rashes, Ocular Hypertension, Ocular Melanoma, Ocular Surface Diseases, Optic Neuritis, Optic Neuropathy, Papilledema, Pinkeye, Posterior Vitreous Detachment, Pterygium and Pinguecula, Ptosis, Refractive Errors, Retinal Detachment, Retinal Drusen, Retinal Tear, Retinoblastoma, Retinopathy of Prematurity, Retinoschisis, Scleritis, Strabismus, Styes and Chalazia, Subconjunctival Hemorrhage, Thermal Eye Burns, Thyroid Eye Disease, UV Keratitis, Uveitis, Uveitis and Iritis, Vascular Retinal Diseases, Viral Conjunctivitis, Vision Problems, Vitreous Hemorrhage

Hospitals & Affiliations

Hospital Privileges:

IU Health Ball Memorial, IU Health Methodist/IU Health University, IU Health North, Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health

Physician Group:

Riley Physicians, IU Health Physicians


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