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Dr. Paul Svitra, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New Hyde Park, NY, with another office in Valley Stream, NY. He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Svitra is affiliated with North Shore University Hospital, Long Island Jewish Valley Stream and Mercy Medical Center. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Paul Svitra has the following 11 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


3003 New Hyde Park Rd
New Hyde Park, NY 11042

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70 E Sunrise Hwy
Valley Stream, NY 11581

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