Dr. Lyle S Thorstenson 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. Lyle S Thorstenson is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Lyle S Thorstenson has the following 10 expertise
- Macular Degeneration
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
- Vision Issues
- Eye Exam
- Eye Pain
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Lasik Surgery
40 Years Experience
Baylor College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1978
Dallas Co Hp Parkland Memorial
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