Dr. George J. Alter, MD

Dr. George J. Alter, MD

Ophthalmology | Male | 63 years old

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Dr. Alter specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in Charlotte, NC. He practices at 1 location.

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For many years, I have seen Dr. Alter annually for eye exams. I am impressed with his competence and professionalism.
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Dr. Alter's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  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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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Presbyopia

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Maryland School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1979

  • Internship Hospital
    Naval Reg Med Center

    Completed in 1980

  • Residency Hospital
    Bethesda Naval Hospital

    Completed in 1984

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Wills Eye Hospital

    Completed in 1988

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Maryland

    Graduated in 1991

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Oculoplastic Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis