AboutDr. Robert Elgin, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Newport News, VA. He has 24 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Elgin is affiliated with Bon Secours Maryview Medical Center, Bon Secours Richmond Community Hospital and Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Robert Elgin has the following 1 specialty
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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- Cataract Surgery
- Corneal Diseases
Dr. Elgin is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Bon Secours Maryview Medical Center
3636 High St
Portsmouth, VA 23707
Bon Secours Richmond Community Hospital
1500 N 28th St
Richmond, VA 23223
Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital
2 Bernardine Dr
Newport News, VA 23602
Riverside SHORE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
PO Box 17
Nassawadox, VA 23413
Riverside Regional Medical Center
500 J Clyde Morris Blvd
Newport News, VA 23601
Bon Secours Depaul Medical Center
150 Kingsley Ln
Norfolk, VA 23505
- Sentara Hampton General Hospital
- Riverside Medical Group
- Hampton Roads Eye Associates
24 Years Experience
University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1989
University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics