Dr. Howard Short MD, FACS

  • Ophthalmology Washington, MO

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About

Dr. Howard Short, MD, FACS is a Doctor primarily located in Washington, MO, with another office in Saint Louis, MO. He has 39 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Short is affiliated with St Johns Mercy Hospital, Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital and St Lukes Hospital. He speaks English.

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Education

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Howard Short has the following 13 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

Advanced Sight Center

1351 Jefferson St
Washington, MO 63090

Advance Sight Center

12601 Olive Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63141

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