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About Dr. George C Thorne Jr
Dr. George C Thorne Jr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Austin, TX. He has 42 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Thorne is affiliated with Heart Hospital Of Austin, Seton Medical Center Austin and Baylor Scott & White Medical Center Llano. He speaks English.
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Dr. George C Thorne Jr 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 C Thorne Jr has the following 10 expertise
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Eye Pain
- Lasik Surgery
- Refractive Surgical Procedures
- Eye Exam
- Vision Issues
- Macular Degeneration
Dr. George C Thorne Jr is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Thorne is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
42 Years Experience
The University Of Texas School Of Medicine At San Antonio
Graduated in 1976
University Of Texas Health Science Center
Dr. George C Thorne Jr accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
- FirstCare PPO
- Humana HMO
- Humana HMO Premier
- Humana National HMO
Locations & DirectionsEYE PHYSICIANS OF AUSTIN, 5011 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX
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