Dr. Thomas Whitaker MD

  • Ophthalmology Myrtle Beach, SC

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Dr. Thomas Whitaker, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Myrtle Beach, SC, with another office in Myrtle Beach, SC. He has 47 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Whitaker is affiliated with Conway Medical Center, Conway Hospital and Grand Strand Reg Med Ctr, Myrtle Beach, Sc. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Thomas Whitaker 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


900 Medical Cir
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

Carolina Regional Surgery Center

944 Medical Cir
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

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