AboutDr. Carl Baker, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Paducah, KY, with another office in Paducah, KY. He has 23 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Baker is affiliated with Lourdes Hospital, Baptist Health Paducah and Lourdes. He speaks English.
Dr. Carl Baker has the following 1 specialty
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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- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Eye Exam
- Eye Pain
- Lasik Surgery
- Macular Degeneration
- Retina Surgery
- Retinal Disorders
- Vision Issues
Dr. Baker is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
The Eye Surgery Center
23 Years Experience
University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1993
Medical University Of South Carolina
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