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About Dr. George Popel
Dr. George Popel, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Hockessin, DE, with another office in Wilmington, DE. He has 44 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Popel is affiliated with St Francis Hospital, Wilmington Hospital and Christiana Care Health Services. He speaks English.
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Dr. George Popel 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. George Popel has the following 3 expertise
- Refractive Surgical Procedures
Dr. George Popel is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Popel is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
St Francis Hospital
Christiana Care Health Services
Christiana Care Health Services - Wilmington Hospital
Bon Secours Stuart Circle Hosp
44 Years Experience
Graduated in 1969
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