Dr. Peter R Kastl 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. Peter R Kastl is Board Certified in 1 specialty
Dr. Peter R Kastl has the following 15 expertise
- Eye Pain
- Lasik Surgery
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Macular Degeneration
- Contact lenses
- Vision Issues
- Corneal Transplantation
- Eye Exam
- Corneal Diseases
- Bacterial Eye Infections
Dr. Peter R Kastl has 1 board certified specialty
Dr. Kastl is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
44 Years Experience
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1974
Lsu Health Sciences
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