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About Dr. Peter A Mellema
Dr. Peter A Mellema, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Duluth, MN. He has 14 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. He speaks English.
Dr. Peter A Mellema 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 A Mellema has the following 9 expertise
- Macular Degeneration
- Eye Exam
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Eye Pain
- Vision Issues
- Lasik Surgery
Dr. Peter A Mellema 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. Peter A Mellema is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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14 Years Experience
University Of Minnesota Medical School
Graduated in 2004
Dr. Peter A Mellema accepts the following insurance providers.
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Medica Choice
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
- WPS Group
Locations & DirectionsEssentia Health St Marys Childrens Hospital, 400 E 3rd St, Duluth, MN
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