Paul F Vinger, MD Ophthalmology

Dr. Paul F Vinger, MD

Lexington, MA 02421
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About Dr. Paul F Vinger MD

Dr. Paul F Vinger, MD is a doctor primarily located in Lexington, MA. Their


Lexington Eye Associates Inc 21 Worthen Rd Ste 3 Lexington, MA 02421


Dr. Paul F Vinger has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

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.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Paul F Vinger has the following 14 expertise

  • Wounds and Injuries
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Pain
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Radial Keratotomy (Refractive Surgical Procedure for Myopia)
  • Retina Surgery
  • Vision Issues
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Eye Exam
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Glaucoma
  • Eye Diseases

Dr. Paul F Vinger Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus

More about Dr. Paul F Vinger

Dr. Vinger is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. He attended medical school at New Jersey College of Medicine where he was Valedictorian, completed his ophthalmology residency at Montefiore Hospital, and a fellowship at the American Society of Testing and Materials. He is a Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology at Harvard Medical School and a Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at Tufts University School of Medicine. He is a member of the Active Staff at Emerson Hospital. Because of his outstanding work in the fields of Eye Trauma and Vision Performance, Dr. Vinger has received numerous awards and honors. These include the Annual Award for a Significant Contribution to Ophthalmology from the New England Ophthalmological Society; the Man of Vision Award from the National Society to Prevent Blindness Massachusetts Affiliate; Certificate of Appreciation, United States Olympic Committee; Distinguished Service Award from the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association; Excellence in Safety Award from USA Hockey; and Guest of Honor and Secretariat Award from the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Vinger%u2019s work appears in over thirty Original Reports, in many National Standards and Guidelines, in several Books and Monographs, as well as numerous Reviews. Dr. Vinger sees patients in our Concord and Lexington offices.

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