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Dr. John Baer, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Hanover, PA. He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Baer is affiliated with Laurel Regional Hospital, Greater Baltimore Medical Center and Johns Hopkins University Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. John Baer has the following 12 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

South Penn Eye Care

250 E Walnut St
Hanover, PA 17331

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