Dr. George Hampton, MD

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Dr. George Hampton, MD
After attending medical school at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, Dr. Robert Hampton completed a fellowship in vitreo-retinal disease and surgery at Albany Medical College in Albany, New York and in medical retinal disease at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London, England. He began his career as Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Albany Medical College and, in 1985, moved to Syracuse to join Retina Vitreous Surgeons of Central NY. Dr. Hampton is a Clinical Associate Professor at SUNY Upstate Medical University where he helps educate and mentor medical students and residents. An internationally recognized educator, he serves as a visiting surgeon with ORBIS International in 13 countries. He is the primary author of numerous scientific papers and book chapters and co-edited the first authoritative textbook on macular degeneration. He presents frequently at national medical meetings. Dr. Hampton is actively involved in clinical research, serving as principal investigator on more than 25 national pharmaceutical industry and National Eye Institute-sponsored research trials. A frequent instructor at the national meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, he has been awarded both the Academy's Honor Award and Senior Honor Award, and each year since 2005 has yearly been named to the "Best Doctors in America" list. A Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Dr. Hampton is a member of the Retina Society, the American Society of Retinal Specialists, the Society of Heed Fellows, and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.

3107 E Genesee St

Syracuse, NY 13224

Contact Information

(315) 445-8166

Dr. George Hampton, MD

Dr. George Hampton, MD

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Dr. Hampton's Experience

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Dr. Hampton'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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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
61

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Color Blindness
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Harada's Disease
  • Hyphema
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Iridotomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Albany Med College
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hampton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hampton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hampton to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Hampton'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
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Fulton, NY |
Dr. Hampton was recommended to me by people I know who have seen him. He is very professional and personable. He is excellent in his field of practice. He didn't hesitate to answer any question I had. I won't hesitate to avail myself of Dr. Hampton's services should the need arise and I recommend him highly.
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Hospitals where Dr. Hampton has admitting privileges

Crouse Hospital
736 Irving Ave
Syracuse, NY 13210
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Upstate University Hospital
750 E Adams St
Syracuse, NY 13210
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