Dr. Howard E. Borger, MD

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Dr. Howard E. Borger, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Zone F.Pollard, M.D, 355 Tower Rd NE Ste 100, Marietta, GA 30060 Get Directions
(770) 424-5669

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Comprehensive medical and surgical eye care in a private practice setting. Current state of the art technology and facility. Individualized...
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4.6 based on 7 responses
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in Marietta, GA |
I had cataract surgery on both eyes over the course of two months. I was very happy with my experience with Dr. Borger and his staff. This is a fantastic place to come for eye care because the people are great to work with and Dr. B is so easy to talk to and really cares about getting optimum results. I would send everyone here without a doubt. PS my vision is now great.
Lawrenceville, GA |
He really did not explain in detail the procedures for cataract surgery. I felt like he really didn't care about explaining the process.
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Procedures Performed

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Georgia.

  • 0
    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Texas Medical School At Houston

    Graduated in 1983

  • Internship Hospital
    Roanoke Meml

    Completed in 1984

  • Residency Hospital
    Med College Of Georgia

    Completed in 1987

  • Undergraduate School
    Tulane

    Graduated in 1979

  • Other Education
    Alcon Ladarwave Custom

    Completed in 2003

    Allegretto Ladarwave and Femtosecond

    Completed in 2010

    Visx University

    Completed in 1999

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Borger's Office & Staff

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Dr. Borger's Care Philosophy

Comprehensive medical and surgical eye care in a private practice setting. Current state of the art technology and facility. Individualized care with attention to patient's needs in a respectful and compassionate manner.