Dr. Scott D Allen, MD - Reviews

Ophthalmology Farmington, NM

Specialties

Dr. Scott D Allen 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.

Awards

1 Award

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)

    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.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Scott D Allen has the following 11 expertise

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

Education

Ucla Medical Center

Residency

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