Dr. Arthur Basham MD

  • Ophthalmology Palo Alto, CA

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Dr. Arthur Basham, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Palo Alto, CA, with other offices in Los Gatos, CA and San Jose, CA. He has 36 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Basham is affiliated with El Camino Hospital, Community Hospital of Los Gatos and Good Samaritan Hospital - San Jose. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Arthur Basham has the following 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

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Locations & Directions

2452 Watson Ct
Palo Alto, CA 94303

212 Oak Meadow Dr
Los Gatos, CA 95032

751 S Bascom Ave
San Jose, CA 95128

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