Presbyopia Surgery Washington DC

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Alice True Gasch, MD
(202) 363-4446
60 O St NW
Washington, DC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1992

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John S McInnes, MD
(202) 942-6293
555 12th St NW
Washington, DC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Eye Ctr
Graduation Year: 1993

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Christopher K Thiagarajah, MD
Washington, DC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Howard University
Graduation Year: 2002

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Dr.David Bachman
(202) 296-4901
1133 20th St NW # B150
Washington, DC
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1976
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Howard John Jacobson, MD
(202) 331-4044
1145 19th St NW Ste 335
Washington, DC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of The Witwatersrand, Med Sch, Johannesburg, So Africa
Graduation Year: 1975
Hospital
Hospital: Sibley Mem Hosp, Washington, Dc; Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, Dc

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Thomas G Hunter, MD
Washington, DC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Tennessee - Memphis
Graduation Year: 2003

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Richard Dixon North Jr, MD
(202) 667-0085
1802 11th St NW
Washington, DC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Howard Univ Coll Of Med, Washington Dc 20059
Graduation Year: 1968

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Omofolasade Kosoko Lasaki, MD
(202) 865-1257
2041 Georgia Avenue Nw,
Washington, DC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ibadan, Coll Of Med, Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
Graduation Year: 1978

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Mansour F Armaly, MD FACS
2150 Pennsylvania Ave NW,
Washington, DC
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: American(beirut)
Graduation Year: 1952

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Leonard Malcolm Friedman, MD
(202) 544-1900
650 Pennsylvania Ave SE Ste 270
Washington, DC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
French, Spanish, Arabic
Education
Medical School: George Washington Univ Sch Of Med & Hlth Sci, Washington Dc 20037
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: Washington Hosp Ctr, Washington, Dc; Sibley Mem Hosp, Washington, Dc
Group Practice: Friedman Plotsky & Butrus

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Presbyopia Eye Disorder Symptoms and Treatment

Presbyopia is a decrease in the ability to see near objects. It is an expected part of the aging process. Normally, muscle fibers attached to the lens contract to change the shape of the lens, allowing near objects to come into focus. This is called accommodation. With increasing age, the lens hardens and loses elasticity, becoming less able to change its shape as each eye accommodates for near vision.

Symptoms You May Experience:
As you reach middle age (mid 40s), you will likely start to experience blurry vision when attempting to read, and you may find that you have to hold reading materials farther away to see them clearly. Additional symptoms may include eyestrain or headache....

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