Dr. Arthur Geltzer, MD

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Dr. Arthur Geltzer, MD
Dr. Arthur Geltzer, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Providence, RI. He is 80 years old and has been practicing for 55 years.

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    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
    •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
    •  Malpractice claims in Rhode Island not available
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    • Ophthalmology

    Conditions Treated

    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Anterior Scleritis
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Astigmatism
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blind Hypertensive Eye
    • Blind Hypotensive Eye
    • Blindness
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Exotropia
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Hyphema
    • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Keratitis
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nystagmus
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Pterygium
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Ischemia
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Strabismus
    • Stye
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry

      Graduated in 1962

    • Internship Hospital
      Yale New Haven Hospital

      Completed in 1963

    • Residency Hospital
      Yale-New Haven Hospital
    • Fellowship Hospital
      National Institute Neur Dis Nih

      Completed in 1968

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Procedures Performed

    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Eye Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery