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Dr. Alan Irwin has the following 1 specialty
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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Dr. Irwin is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Fletcher Allen Health Care
Fletcher Allen Healthcare
42 Years Experience
University of Vermont
Graduated in 1971
Dr. Alan Irwin accepts the following insurance providers.
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Locations & Directions111 Colchester Ave, Burlington, VT
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