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Specializes in Optometry • Male

1825 Tin Valley Cir Ste A
Birmingham, AL 35235
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EyeCare Associates Inc
Trussville
1825 Tin Valley Cir Ste A
Birmingham, AL 35235
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    Dr. Skoney's Experience

    Dr. Skoney's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Optometry
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    • Allergy Treatment
    • Contact Lens Exams
    • Diabetes Eye Care
    • Diabetic Eye Exam
    • Eye Drops
    • Eye Examination
    • Eye Procedure
    • Eyeglasses
    • Foreign Body Removal
    • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
    • Glaucoma Treatment
    • Post-Operative Care
    • Punctal Plug Insertion
    • Retinal Testing
    • Soft Contact Lenses
    • Vision Screening
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    • Allergic Conjunctivitis
    • Astigmatism
    • Cataract
    • Corneal Abrasion
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Dry Eyes
    • Eye Disorders
    • Eye Infections
    • Eye Trauma
    • Eyelid Inflammation
    • Farsightedness
    • Foreign Body in Eye
    • Glaucoma
    • Keratoconus
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Nearsightedness
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Alabama At Birmingham / School Of Optometry
    Graduated in 1981

    Undergraduate Schools

    Northern Illinois University
    Graduated in 1972
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Skoney & Staff

    • English
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    Office Locations

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    EyeCare Associates Inc
    Trussville
    1825 Tin Valley Cir Ste A
    Birmingham, AL 35235
    (205) 661-2020 (Office)
    (205) 661-2010 (Fax)
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    Dr. Skoney's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Experience with Dr. Skoney
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Skoney to family and friends*
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