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Dr. Valerie Elmalem, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Brooklyn, NY, with other offices in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY (and 4 other locations). Her specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Elmalem is affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center - University Hospital of Brooklyn and Kings County Hospital Center. She speaks French and English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Valerie Elmalem has the following 4 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

339 Hicks St
Brooklyn, NY 11201

150 Broadway
New York, NY 10038

699 92nd St
Brooklyn, NY 11228

2171 Nostrand Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11210

185 Montague St
Brooklyn, NY 11201

451 Clarkson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203

7901 4th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11209

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