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Dr. Leonard Nelson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Bala Cynwyd, PA, with other offices in Lancaster, PA and Philadelphia, PA. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Nelson is affiliated with Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Delaware County Memorial Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Leonard Nelson 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 Partners of Pennsylvania

100 Presidential Blvd
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

Eye Dr's of Lancaster

140 N Pointe Blvd
Lancaster, PA 17601

Ophthalmic Partners of PA

840 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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