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Dr. Stephen Whiteside, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Houston, TX, with other offices in Austin, TX and Austin, TX. He has 26 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Whiteside is affiliated with Darnall Army Hospital and King S Daughters Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Stephen Whiteside 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

Lasik Plus Vision Center

3700 Buffalo Speedway
Houston, TX 77098

5011 Burnet Rd
Austin, TX 78756

9705 Research Blvd
Austin, TX 78759

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