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About Dr. James Castner
Dr. James Castner, MD, FACS is a Doctor primarily located in Bloomfield, CT, with another office in Windsor, CT. He has 43 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Castner is affiliated with St Francis Hospital & Medical Center, Johnson Memorial Hospital and Hartford Hospital. Dr. Castner has received 5 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. James Castner 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. James Castner has the following 2 expertise
Dr. James Castner has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. James Castner is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2012, 2013)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.
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On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
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Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
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Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
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Dr. Castner is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
St Francis Hospital & Medical Center
Johnson Memorial Hospital
Institute of Living Hartford Hospital's Mental Health Network
Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital
Saint Francis Care Behavorial Health
Hartford Hospital, Hartford CT
St. Francis Hospital
Saint Francis Hospital And Medical Center, Hartford CT
Johnson Surgery Center
Primary Eye Care Center, PC
43 Years Experience
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1970
United States Naval Medical Center
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