AboutDr. John Fisher, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Austin, TX. He has 39 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Fisher is affiliated with Central Texas Veterans Health Care System and Veterans Affairs Hosp.-Central Texas. He speaks English.
Dr. John Fisher has the following 1 specialty
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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- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Eye Exam
- Eye Pain
- Lasik Surgery
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
- Macular Degeneration
- Vision Issues
Dr. Fisher is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Central Texas Veterans Health Care System
1901 S 1st St
Temple, TX 76504
- Veterans Affairs Hosp.-Central Texas
39 Years Experience
The University Of Texas School Of Medicine At San Antonio
Graduated in 1977
Scott & White Memorial Hospital