Dr. Sharon Richens MD

  • Ophthalmology Saint George, UT

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Dr. Sharon Richens, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Saint George, UT, with another office in Saint George, UT. She has 25 years of experience. Her specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Richens is affiliated with Dixie Regional Medical Center - River Road Campus, Dixie Regional Medical Center and Mesa View Regional Hospital. She speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Sharon Richens has the following 19 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

Kristin J Tarbet MD

619 S Bluff St
Saint George, UT 84770

Richens Eye Center

161 W 200 N
Saint George, UT 84770

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