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William R Burks, MD Ophthalmology

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Ophthalmology Margate, FL

About Dr. William R Burks MD

Dr. William R Burks, MD is a doctor primarily located in Margate, FL. He has 39 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology.

Dr. Burks has received 2 awards.

Patients' Choice AwardCompassionate Doctor Recognition

Location

Get Directions Ophthalmology Consultants 5800 Colonial Dr Ste 100 Margate, FL 33063
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. William R Burks has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

Ophthalmology
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. William R Burks has the following 11 expertise

  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Exam
  • Eye Pain
  • Glaucoma
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures
  • Vision Issues

Awards

2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2015, 2017)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

Education

39 Years Experience

Tulane University School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1981

Wilford Hall Medical Center

Residency

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More about Dr. William R Burks

Dr. Burks graduated from the Tulane University School of Medicine,Tulane University School of Medicine in 1981. He works in Margate, FL and specializes in Ophthalmology. Dr. Burks is affiliated with Holy Cross Hospital and Northwest Medical Center.

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