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About Dr. Richard Lin
Dr. Richard Lin, MD, PHD is a Doctor primarily located in San Diego, CA, with other offices in San Diego, CA and La Mesa, CA (and 9 other locations). He has 12 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Lin is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla and Scripps Green Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Richard Lin 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.
- Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
- Retinal Detachment
- Retinal Disorders
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Dr. Lin is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
Scripps Green Hospital
12 Years Experience
Graduated in 2001
Dr. Richard Lin accepts the following insurance providers.
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