Dr. James Burden Jr MD

  • Ophthalmology Iowa City, IA

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Dr. James Burden Jr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Iowa City, IA, with other offices in San Marcos, TX and Colorado Springs, CO. Their specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Burden is affiliated with Brooke Army Medical Center, Central Texas Medical Center and Centura Health Penrose Community. They speak English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. James Burden Jr 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

200 Hawkins Dr
Iowa City, IA 52242

1300 Wonder World Dr
San Marcos, TX 78666

3155 N Union Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO 80907

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