Patient Reviews

Reviews reflect patients' level of satisfaction with the care they received from this provider. Dr. Richard Apt xhas an overall rating of 4.7.

Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Richard Apt has the following 12 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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Board Certification

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Locations & Directions

Cooksey & Read MDs

1310 N 19th St
Monroe, LA 71201

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