Dr. Debra Halpern MD, PHD

  • Ophthalmology Chestnut Hill, MA

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About

Dr. Debra Halpern, MD, PHD is a Doctor primarily located in Chestnut Hill, MA. She has 20 years of experience. Her specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Halpern is affiliated with Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, Mass Eye And Ear Infirm and Surgisite Boston. She speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Debra Halpern has the following 9 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.

Ophthalmology

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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Board Certification

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Locations & Directions

Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates

291 Independence Dr
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

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