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Dr. Christopher Walton, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Mobile, AL. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 16 years. Read his story
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Dr. Walton's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Walton "Dr. Walton earned his undergraduate degree from Stanford University and received his medical degree from the University of South Alabama College of Medicine in Mobile. He then spent a year studying at the renowned Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins University. After returning to the Southeast, Dr. Walton received his formal Residency training at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. He then completed specialized fellowship training in corneal surgery and refractive surgery at Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. Very few doctors have this dual training, and it has helped Dr. Walton become recognized as one of the premier refractive surgeons on the Gulf Coast. Each year, Dr. Walton continues to participate in continuing education courses in order to remain current on the latest techniques and technologies in the field of ophthalmology. As a result of this ongoing training, Dr. Walton has become one of the only eye surgeons in Mobile to utilize some of the most advanced technology available, including: Allegretto Wave® Wavelight® excimer laser system for LASIK LenSx® laser for cataract surgery Visian ICL Dr. Walton is a Mobile native, and he feels strongly about giving back to his community. He works with the National Children's Advocacy Center (NCAC), located in Huntsville, Alabama. The NCAC provides services to child abuse victims across the country. Dr. Walton's primary efforts in association with the NCAC involve working with disadvantaged children in the Mobile area."
This content was provided by Dr. Walton "Dr. Walton always strives to provide you with the best service so that you will be able to achieve the highest quality vision. He uses the most updated surgical techniques and technology in order to deliver unparalleled levels of care.
When you work with Dr. Walton, you will receive a customized treatment plan that is tailored to address your unique eye care needs. All surgery is done in-house. Dr. Walton has a surgical center attached to his office building, ensuring you enjoy the highest levels of comfort throughout your procedure."
Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Blind Hypertensive Eye
Blocked Tear Duct
Cloudy Cornea as Seen in Corneal Ulcer
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Glaucoma Acquired Secondary to Intraocular Neoplasm
Myopia, Type 6
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Sees Haloes Around Lights
Tear Duct Disorders
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
Visual Field Loss
Visual Pathway and Hypothalamic Glioma
Wrong Power Intraocular Lens
Adult Eye and Vision Examination
Cataract Removal Surgery
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Ocular Surface Reconstruction
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Visian Impantable Collamer Lens (ICL)
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0 Board Actions
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Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 2001
University Of Mississippi Medical Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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