Dr. Richard Carlin, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 70

2347 Lenora Church Rd
Snellville, GA 30078
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  • Ophthalmology

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Eastside Medical Center
1700 Medical Way
Snellville, GA 30078

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Carlin Vison
CARLIN VISION
2347 Lenora Church Rd
Snellville, GA 30078
Carlin Vision
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2377 Lenora Church Rd
Snellville, GA 30078
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    Dr. Carlin's Experience

    Dr. Carlin's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Blepharoplasty
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
    • Dacryocystorhinostomy
    • Enucleation of Eye
    • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • LASIK
    • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
    • Tear Duct Surgery
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Blindness
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cataract
    • Dacryoadenitis
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Entropion
    • Exotropia
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Eyelid Spasm
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Keratitis
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Migraine
    • Nystagmus
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
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    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Graduated in 1971

    Internship Hospital

    Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Complete in 1972

    Residency Hospital

    University of Michigan
    Complete in 1975
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Carlin & Staff

    • English
    • Bosnian
    • German
    • Sign Language
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Carlin's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    5 out of 5
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    Dr. Richard is very attentive, listens well and consults with you on manner of care. I trust him greatly.

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    Office Locations

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    Carlin Vison
    CARLIN VISION
    2347 Lenora Church Rd
    Snellville, GA 30078
    (770) 979-2020 (Office)
    (770) 978-3321 (Fax)
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    Carlin Vision
    2377 Lenora Church Rd
    Snellville, GA 30078
    (770) 979-2020 (Office)
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