Dr. Douglas J Lavenburg 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. Douglas J Lavenburg is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2016)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Douglas J Lavenburg has the following 11 expertise
- Refractive Surgical Procedures
- Eye Exam
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Lasik Surgery
- Eye Pain
- Macular Degeneration
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
- Vision Issues
Dr. Lavenburg is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
33 Years Experience
Northeastern Ohio University College Of Medicine And Pharmacy
Graduated in 1985
Christiana Care Health System
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