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Dr. Jacob Plotkin 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. Jacob Plotkin has the following 1 expertise
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
Dr. Jacob Plotkin is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Plotkin is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Brownsville Surgical Hospital
Valley Regional Medical Center
34 Years Experience
University of Miami
Graduated in 1979
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Locations & Directions847 Ridgewood St, Brownsville, TX
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