Dr. Alan C Westeren 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.
Dr. Alan C Westeren has the following 11 expertise
- Lasik Surgery
- Macular Degeneration
- Flu (Human Influenza)
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Corneal Transplantation
- Eye Pain
- Vision Issues
- Eye Exam
Dr. Alan C Westeren has 0 board certified specialties
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Dr. Westeren is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
19 Years Experience
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1999
University Of Pennsylvania Health System
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