Dr. Richard Stangler MD

  • Ophthalmology Cedar Rapids, IA

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Dr. Richard Stangler, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Cedar Rapids, IA. He has 30 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Stangler is affiliated with UnityPoint Health St. Luke's Hospital, Mercy Medical Center-Clinton and Trinity Medical Center - 7th Street Campus. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Richard Stangler has the following 10 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

Fox Eye Laser & Cosmetic Institute

1136 H Ave NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

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