Dr. Richard Lin MD
- Ophthalmology La Mesa, CA
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Dr. Richard Lin, MD is a Doctor primarily located in La Mesa, CA, with other offices in Encinitas, CA and La Jolla, CA (and 9 other locations). Their specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Lin is affiliated with Scripps Green Hospital and Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla. They speak English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Dr. Richard Lin has the following 3 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
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