Jorge Alvarado MD
- Ophthalmology San Francisco, CA
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Jorge Alvarado, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Francisco, CA. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Jorge Alvarado is affiliated with California Pacific Medical Center- Davies Campus, John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus and UCSF Medical Center / Moffitt-Long Hospitals. He speaks English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Jorge Alvarado has the following 4 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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