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About Dr. Amiram Shapiro
Dr. Amiram Shapiro, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Shapiro is affiliated with Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center, Harrisburg Hospital and Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Amiram Shapiro 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. Amiram Shapiro has the following 2 expertise
- Cataract Surgery
Dr. Amiram Shapiro has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Amiram Shapiro is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Shapiro is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital
Wills Eye Hospital
Hahnemann University Hospital
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Tenet HealthSystem Hahnemann LLC
Out of State Hospital
41 Years Experience
The Hebrew University Of Jerusalem
Graduated in 1972
Ichilov Medical Center
Dr. Amiram Shapiro accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
Capital Blue Cross
- Capital BC PPO
Locations & Directions1200 W Godfrey Ave, Philadelphia, PA
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