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Dr. John Distler, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Louisville, KY, with another office in Crestwood, KY. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Distler is affiliated with Baptist Health La Grange, University of Louisville Hospital and Norton Medical Pavilion. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. John Distler has the following 10 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

Ophthalmic Center

4402 Churchman Ave
Louisville, KY 40215

Bluegrass Eye Center

6400 Westwind Way
Crestwood, KY 40014

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