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About Dr. Frederick Elsas
Dr. Frederick Elsas, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Birmingham, AL. He has 45 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Elsas is affiliated with Children's Hospital of Alabama, Callahan Eye Foundation Hospital and St Vincent's Birmingham Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Frederick Elsas 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.
- Eye Cancer
- Lazy Eye (Strabismus)
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Dr. Elsas is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Children's Hospital of Alabama
Callahan Eye Foundation Hospital
St Vincent's Birmingham Hospital
Brookwood Medical Center
Uab Medical West
Childrens Hosp Of Alabama, Birmingham, Al
45 Years Experience
Duke University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1968
Johns Hopkins Health System
Dr. Frederick Elsas accepts the following insurance providers.
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Locations & Directions1000 19th St S, Birmingham, AL
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