Dr. Christopher J. Soares, MD

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Dr. Christopher J. Soares, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Soares Ocular Surgery, PC 124 Meadow Ln, Randolph, VT 05060 Get Directions
(802) 728-2460

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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Specialties

      • Ophthalmology

      Board Certifications

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Adult Strabismus
      • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
      • Astigmatism
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
      • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
      • Blepharitis
      • Blurred Vision
      • Cataract
      • Corneal Diseases
      • Corneal Ulcer
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Diplopia
      • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
      • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Dry Eyes
      • Ectropion of Eyelid
      • Esotropia
      • Exotropia
      • Eye Infections
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Foreign Body in Eye
      • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
      • Glaucoma
      • Headache
      • Heterophoria
      • Hypertropia
      • Hyphema
      • Hypotropia
      • Iridocyclitis
      • Keratitis
      • Lazy Eye
      • Macular Degeneration
      • Migraine
      • Nerve Sheath Tumors
      • Nystagmus
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Paralytic Strabismus
      • Pediatric Strabismus
      • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
      • Presbyopia
      • Pseudotumor Cerebri
      • Pterygium
      • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Vein Occlusion
      • Senile Cataracts
      • Strabismus
      • Stye
      • Temporal Arteritis
      • Trichiasis
      • Ulcer
      • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
      • Vascular Disease
      • Visual Field Defects
      • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

      Procedures Performed

      • Anterior Vitrectomy
      • Cataract Removal Surgery
      • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
      • Eye Examination
      • Eye Surgery
      • Eyelid Surgery
      • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
      • Glaucoma Surgery
      • Glaucoma Treatment
      • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
      • Laser Surgery
      • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
      • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
      • Pterygium Surgery
      • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
      • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
      • Vitreoretinal Surgery
      • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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        Malpractice Claims

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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1988

      • Internship Hospital
        Legacy Emanuel Med Center

        Completed in 1990

      • Residency Hospital
        Herman Eye Center

        Completed in 1992

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Cincinnati Chldn's Hospital

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Ophthalmology
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Soares' Care Philosophy

      When it comes to your eyes, you want someone you can trust. You want a doctor who has knowledge, experience and expertise. With Dr. Soares and his team, you can trust that you are in caring and competent hands. We listen to you and work with you to improve your vision. Whether you need eye surgery, an eye exam, treatment for an eye disease, eye pain, or an evaluation of your child's eyesight, we can help.