North Oaks Eye Care Clinic

North Oaks Eye Care Clinic diagnoses and treats all conditions of the eye. Dr. Daniel Dodson specializes in small incision cataract surgery to promote faster healing and better results and has broad experience with lens implants.



  • Addie Smith, OD

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In this KSLU 90.9 FM “Point of View” show, host Rosa Dunn and Optometrist Addie Smith of North Oaks Eye Care Clinic in Hammond, La. talk about what causes dry eyes and ways to prevent and treat the condition.

Consistently Positive Patient Experiences Earn North Oaks Physician Group and Diagnostic Services National Acclaim

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PHONE: (985) 230-APPT (2778) | Fax: (985) 230-3935

Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

North Oaks proudly participates as a provider in most health plans, traditional indemnity insurances, Medicare and Medicaid. View the full list

North Oaks Office Plaza
(North Oaks Medical Center campus)
15770 Paul Vega, MD, Dr., Suite 100
Hammond, LA 70403

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