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Ophthalmology McAllen, TX

About Dr. Richard L Gillett MD

Dr. Richard L Gillett, MD is a doctor primarily located in McAllen, TX, with another office in McAllen, TX. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology.


Dr. Richard L Gillett has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

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. Richard L Gillett has the following 10 expertise

  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Contact lenses
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Exam
  • Eye Pain
  • Glaucoma
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Vision Issues


41 Years Experience

White Memorial Medical Center


David Geffen School Of Medicine At Ucla

Graduated in 1979

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