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Dr. Timothy L Austin 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. Timothy L Austin has the following 9 expertise
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Eye Exam
- Lasik Surgery
- Macular Degeneration
- Vision Issues
- Eye Pain
Dr. Timothy L Austin is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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17 Years Experience
University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
Graduated in 2001
Dr. Timothy L Austin accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
BCBS South Carolina
- BCBS South Carolina
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana National POS
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
More about Dr. Timothy L Austin
Dr. Austin began his practice with the Greenwood Eye Clinic, P.A. in 2005. He is a native of Columbia, S.C. He received a Bachelor of Science Degree (Cum Laude) in Biology from Furman University. His medical degree was earned at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. Dr. Austin completed his internship at USC/Richland Memorial/Dorn VA Hospital and his Ophthalmology residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Austin's hobbies include water skiing, deer hunting and gardening. He and his wife, Catherine, have three children.
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