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Dr. Edward Smolar, MD

Geriatric Medicine*
2.9 (19)
Map Pin Small Fort Lauderdale, FL
Accepting new patients
56 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Edward Smolar, MD

Dr. Edward Smolar, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Fort Lauderdale, FL. They specialize in Geriatric Medicine, has 56 years of experience, and is board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology. They graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine and is affiliated with Holy Cross Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Smolar an average 2.9 star rating.

Dr. Smolar works at Practice in Fort Lauderdale, FL. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    3075 E Commercial Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (954) 491-6200

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  • Holy Cross Hospital

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    2.9
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    About Dr. Edward Smolar, MD

    Specialties*
    • Geriatric Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 56 years of experience
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    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1538301437
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology, Geriatric Medicine and Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Edward Smolar, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Smolar is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    19 patients have reviewed Dr. Smolar. The overall rating for this provider is 2.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Smolar.

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