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Dr. Anthony C Porretta Jr Is this you?

About

Dr. Anthony C Porretta Jr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Farmington Hills, MI. His specialties include Ophthalmology and Legal Medicine. Dr. Porretta is affiliated with St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital. He speaks English.

Specialties

Dr. Anthony C Porretta Jr has the following 2 specialties

  • Ophthalmology

    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.

  • Legal Medicine

    Legal medicine specialists advise on a variety of laws and regulations regarding health care and public health. This include disability claims, hospital law, privacy laws and physicians’ obligations and liabilities. They typically have a medical degree and a law degree so they're able to address specific legal issues that apply to medical professionals, hospitals and clinics.
    Compared to forensic medicine, which deals with determining cause of death in criminal investigations, they deal with issues that impact patient care and they’re also typically involved in assessing illegal substance use in athletes.

Board Certifications

Dr. Anthony C Porretta Jr is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Porretta is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

  • Henry Ford Health System

    Residency

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