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Dr. 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

  • Ophthalmology

    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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  • Expertise

    13 Expertise

  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Exam
  • Eye Pain
  • Glaucoma
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Uveitis
  • Vision Issues
  • Hospital Affiliations

    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
  • Education

    48 Years Experience

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1969

  • Kaleida Health System


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