Dr. Richard Simmons MD

  • Ophthalmology Winston Salem, NC

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Dr. Richard Simmons, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Winston Salem, NC, with other offices in Winston Salem, NC and High Point, NC (and 2 other locations). Their specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Simmons is affiliated with Riverside Methodist Hospital. They speak English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Richard Simmons has the following 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

1999 S Hawthorne Rd
Winston Salem, NC 27103

150 Kimel Park Dr
Winston Salem, NC 27103

600 N Lindsay St
High Point, NC 27262

933 High St
Worthington, OH 43085

1424 Maple Ave
Zanesville, OH 43701

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