Dr. Joseph Gira MD

  • Ophthalmology Fairview Heights, IL

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About

Dr. Joseph Gira, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Fairview Heights, IL, with another office in Saint Louis, MO. He has 22 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Gira is affiliated with SSM St Clare Health Center - Fenton, SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Jefferson City and Mercy Hospital St Louis. He speaks English.

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Education

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Joseph Gira has the following 11 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.

Ophthalmology

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

Clarkson Eyecare

10 Lincoln Hwy
Fairview Heights, IL 62208

Ophthalmic Consultants

12990 Manchester Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63131

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