Dr. George Fava, MD

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Dr. George Fava, MD
Dr. George Fava, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Lebanon, PA. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 40 years.

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Dr. Fava's Reviews

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based on 17 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Fava's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
in Lebanon, PA |
Dr. Fava is the most caring doctor in Lebanon County. He treats his patients and their families with respect. He is dedicated to what he does! Very thorough in his exams. The wait is well worth it.
in Lebanon, PA |
Dr. Fava is a very caring doctor Who will take the time to answer all your questions.
in Palmyra, PA |
Excellent doctor!!!!
Lebanon, PA |
Dr. Fava is a wonderful and dedicated doctor. While his wait times may seem excessive just know that it is because he treats every single patient like they are his own family. He cares deeply about patient health and happiness.
Lebanon, PA |
Cares about his patients, takes his time getting to know his patients and there problems.
in Lebanon, PA |
He genuinely cares about each one of his patients! He knows each person, their families and their history. You can just tell he will do his best for you because he actually LISTENS. You really just don't find Doctors like that anymore!
Lebanon, PA |
Excellent bed side manner!
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Dr. Fava's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Education

  • Medical School
    TUFTS UNIV SCH OF MED

    Graduated in 1977

  • Internship Hospital
    Main Line Hospital - Lankenau

    Completed in 1978

  • Residency Hospital
    Wills Eye Hosp

    Completed in 1981

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Dr Oram R Kline Jr

    Completed in 1982

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridectomy