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Phoenix Ophthalmologist
4800 N. 22nd St
Phoenix, Arizona 85016 US
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Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

Consultation Fee

Free. Refractive evaluations at no cost. Mention "RealSelf.com" when your appointment is scheduled.

Education

  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Medical school:
    M.D.,University of Utah School of Medicine; Salt Lake City, UT, 1985
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship & Residency:
    Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic; Rochester, MN, 1989

Treatments offered at Barnet Dulaney Perkins Eye Center

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What if the LASIK Doctor Says That They Are Unable to Answer Additional Questions?

In thus electronic age, many patients have learned to utilize such things as email, Facebook, and other means (this website being a prime example) to... READ MORE

Lasik and Menopause

Dry eyes following LASIK can be very bothersome, even though you might never have been bothered by the symptoms before. Some patients even end up... READ MORE

What is PRK? Is It Painful?

PRK stands for Photo-Refractive Keratectomy, and is actually a very effective treatment for people with refractive errors--myopia or nearsightedness,... READ MORE

Is PRK Possible for People Who Have Astigmatism?

Astigmatism is simply a difference in curvature of the corneal surface of the eye, where the curve is steeper in one direction than another... READ MORE

Candidates for Implantable Collamer Lense?

The implantable collamer lens, or ICL, is generally an excellent option to consider for patients who do not qualify for LASIK or PRK due to the health... READ MORE

Can You Have Lasik Surgery if You Have Graves Disease?

Patients with Graves disease may not be the best candidates for LASIK surgery, as dry eye is often associated with autoimmune thyroid disorders such... READ MORE

Qualifications
Board Certifications
Board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology
Consultation Fee

Free. Refractive evaluations at no cost. Mention "RealSelf.com" when your appointment is scheduled.

Education
  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Medical school:
    M.D.,University of Utah School of Medicine; Salt Lake City, UT, 1985
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship & Residency:
    Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic; Rochester, MN, 1989

Treatments offered at Barnet Dulaney Perkins Eye Center

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What if the LASIK Doctor Says That They Are Unable to Answer Additional Questions?

In thus electronic age, many patients have learned to utilize such things as email, Facebook, and other means (this website being a prime example) to... READ MORE

Lasik and Menopause

Dry eyes following LASIK can be very bothersome, even though you might never have been bothered by the symptoms before. Some patients even end up... READ MORE

What is PRK? Is It Painful?

PRK stands for Photo-Refractive Keratectomy, and is actually a very effective treatment for people with refractive errors--myopia or nearsightedness,... READ MORE

Is PRK Possible for People Who Have Astigmatism?

Astigmatism is simply a difference in curvature of the corneal surface of the eye, where the curve is steeper in one direction than another... READ MORE

Candidates for Implantable Collamer Lense?

The implantable collamer lens, or ICL, is generally an excellent option to consider for patients who do not qualify for LASIK or PRK due to the health... READ MORE

Can You Have Lasik Surgery if You Have Graves Disease?

Patients with Graves disease may not be the best candidates for LASIK surgery, as dry eye is often associated with autoimmune thyroid disorders such... READ MORE

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