Dr. James Gessler MD, MPH

  • Ophthalmology Springfield, MO

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About

Dr. James Gessler, MD, MPH is a Doctor primarily located in Springfield, MO. He has 43 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Gessler is affiliated with Saint John's Breech Regional Medical Center, St. John's St. Francis Hospital and St John's Regional Health Center. He speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. James Gessler has the following 11 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

St Johns Clinic Eye Specialists

1229 E Seminole St
Springfield, MO 65804

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