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Dr. Richard Lipman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Oak Lawn, IL, with other offices in Merrillville, IN and Munster, IN. He has 29 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Lipman is affiliated with Holy Cross Hospital, Rush Oak Park Hospital and Advocate Christ Medical Center. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Richard Lipman 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

Retina Vitreous Associates

4930 W 95th St
Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Community Healthnet at Merrillville

8679 Connecticut St
Merrillville, IN 46410

Retina Associates

931 Ridge Rd
Munster, IN 46321

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