AboutDr. Rudolph Franklin, MD is a Doctor primarily located in La Place, LA, with other offices in Slidell, LA and Marrero, LA. He has 48 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Franklin is affiliated with Terrebonne General Medical Center, East Jefferson General Hospital and Slidell Memorial Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Rudolph Franklin 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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- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Eye Exam
- Eye Pain
- Lasik Surgery
- Macular Degeneration
- Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
- Retina Surgery
- Retinal Disorders
- Vision Issues
Dr. Franklin is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
East Jefferson General Hospital
4200 Houma Blvd
Metairie, LA 70006
Christus St. Joseph
Terrebonne General Medical Center
Medical Center of Louisiana - University Campus
Ocean Springs Hospital
48 Years Experience
Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1969
Kaleida Health System
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