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About

Dr. Douglas J Lavenburg, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Elkton, MD, with another office in Newark, DE. He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Lavenburg is affiliated with Union Hospital. He speaks English.

Specialties

Dr. Douglas J Lavenburg has the following 1 specialty

  • 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.

Board Certifications

Dr. Douglas J Lavenburg is Board Certified in 1 specialty

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Douglas J Lavenburg has the following 11 expertise

  • Cataract
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures
  • Eye Exam
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Eye Pain
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Blindness
  • Vision Issues
  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    33 Years Experience

  • Northeastern Ohio University College Of Medicine And Pharmacy

    Graduated in 1985

  • Christiana Care Health System

    Residency

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