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About Dr. Paul L Proffer
Dr. Paul L Proffer, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Amarillo, TX. He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Proffer is affiliated with Northwest Texas Healthcare System and Baptist St Anthony's Health System - Baptist Campus. He speaks English.
Dr. Paul L Proffer 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. Paul L Proffer has the following 10 expertise
- Macular Degeneration
- Lasik Surgery
- Eye Pain
- Eye Surgery (Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures)
- Vision Issues
- Eye Exam
- Diabetic Retinopathy
Dr. Paul L Proffer has 1 board certified specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience
Dr. Paul L Proffer is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Proffer is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
19 Years Experience
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1999
University Hospital South Texas Medical Center
Dr. Paul L Proffer accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TX BlueChoice
- BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- FirstCare PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana National POS
- Humana Preferred PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsProffer Surgical Associates, 1611 Wallace Blvd, Amarillo, TX
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