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About Dr. Richard Wolitz
Dr. Richard Wolitz, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Francisco, CA, with another office in San Francisco, CA. He has 36 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Wolitz is affiliated with UCSF Medical Center / Moffitt-Long Hospitals, Kaiser Foundation Hospital - San Francisco and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Richard Wolitz 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. Richard Wolitz has the following 3 expertise
- AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections
- Cytomegalovirus Retinitis
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
Dr. Richard Wolitz has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Richard Wolitz is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Wolitz is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
UCSF Medical Center / Moffitt-Long Hospitals
Kaiser Foundation Hospital - San Francisco
San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center
San Francisco Medical Center
36 Years Experience
Thomas Jefferson University
Graduated in 1977
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