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Dr. James Paauw, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lynchburg, VA, with another office in Kansas City, MO. He has 12 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Paauw is affiliated with North Kansas City Hospital, St Lukes Northland Hospital and Saint Luke's North Hospital – Barry Road. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. James Paauw has the following 9 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

Gail L Ganser MD

116 Nationwide Dr
Lynchburg, VA 24502

Moyes Eye Center

5844 NW Barry Rd
Kansas City, MO 64154

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