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About Dr. Richard Capriotti
Dr. Richard Capriotti, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Altoona, PA. He has 43 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Capriotti is affiliated with Altoona Hospital, Altoona Regional Health System and Bon Secours Holy Family Health, Altoona, Pa. He speaks English.
Dr. Richard Capriotti 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.
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
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I can't even begin to put in writing whats great about this man.I have no insurance and go thru a free clinic here in ALTOONA and this man has treated me for years with the same care and compassion as someone who has insurance.His staff is excellent! No long waits or anything of course I would not complain because I could spend hours in his lobby looking at the pictures he has of old blair county.GOD BLESS DR CAPRIOTTI
Dr. Capriotti is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Altoona Regional Health System
Bon Secours Holy Family Health, Altoona, Pa
Altoona Regional Health System Altoona Hospital Campus
Altoona Hosp, Altoona, Pa
James E Van Zandt V A Med Ctr, Altoona, Pa
Altoona Regional Health System-Bon Secours
43 Years Experience
Graduated in 1970
Dr. Richard Capriotti accepts the following insurance providers.
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Locations & Directions1223 13th Ave, Altoona, PA
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