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Dr. Richard Ruckman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lufkin, TX, with another office in Livingston, TX. He has 43 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Ruckman is affiliated with Memorial Health SystemEast TX, Memorial Medical Center-San Augustine and Nacogdoches Medical Center. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Richard Ruckman 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

The Center for Sight

2 Medical Center Blvd
Lufkin, TX 75904

The Center for Sight PA

200 Ogletree Dr
Livingston, TX 77351

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