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Dr. Daniel Townsend, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Fairhaven, MA, with other offices in Andover, MA and Boston, MA. He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Townsend is affiliated with Chelsea Soldiers Home The Lawrence F Quigley Memorial Long Term Care, Chelsea Soldiers Home The Lawrence F Quigley Memorial Long Term Care and South Shore Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Daniel Townsend has the following 11 areas of expertise, 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

Eye Health Vision Centers LLC

70 Huttleston Ave
Fairhaven, MA 02719

Andover Eye Associates Inc

138 Haverhill St
Andover, MA 01810

Massachusetts Gen Hospital

175 Cambridge St
Boston, MA 02114

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