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Dr. Michael Jacobs, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Watkinsville, GA, with other offices in Athens, GA and Athens, GA. He has 17 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Jacobs is affiliated with Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center, St. Mary's Hospital Athens and St Marys Healthcare System. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Michael Jacobs has the following 9 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

Athens Eye Associates

1080 Vend Dr
Watkinsville, GA 30677

957 Baxter St
Athens, GA 30606

St Mary's Hospital of Athens

1230 Baxter St
Athens, GA 30606

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