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Dr. Ricardo Akstein, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Riverdale, GA. He has 43 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Akstein is affiliated with Emory University Hospital Midtown, Piedmont Henry Hospital and St Joseph's Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Ricardo Akstein 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

Akstein Eye Center

86 Upper Riverdale Rd SW
Riverdale, GA 30274

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