Dr. William Gillum MD, FACS

  • Ophthalmology Weslaco, TX

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Dr. William Gillum, MD, FACS is a Doctor primarily located in Weslaco, TX, with another office in McAllen, TX. He has 45 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Gillum is affiliated with Mission Regional Medical Center, Knapp Medical Center and Rio Grande Regional Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. William Gillum 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

Thurmond Eye Associates

1519 E 6th St
Weslaco, TX 78596

Thurmond Eye Associates PA

222 E Ridge Rd
McAllen, TX 78503

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