Dr. John Hetherington II MD

  • Ophthalmology San Francisco, CA

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Dr. John Hetherington II, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Francisco, CA, with other offices in San Francisco, CA and Larkspur, CA. He has 53 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Hetherington is affiliated with John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus, St. Mary's Medical Center San Francisco and John Muir Medical Center-Concord Campus. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. John Hetherington II 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.

Locations & Directions

55 Stevenson St
San Francisco, CA 94105

400 Parnassus Ave
San Francisco, CA 94143

5 Bon Air Rd
Larkspur, CA 94939

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