Dr. Norman Zaffater Jr, MD


Ophthalmology | Male

Zaffater Eye Center 2449 Hospital Dr Ste 460 Bossier City, LA 71111 Get Directions
Dr. Norman Zaffater Jr, MD

Dr. Norman Zaffater Jr, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Bossier City, LA. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 24 years. Dr. Zaffater Jr is affiliated with Willis-Knighton Medical Center and Willis Knighton Bossier Health Center.

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Patient Comments (7)
in Bossier City, LA |
Dr. Zaffater and all of his staff are absolutely awesome. Several other members of my family go to him, also. He has our complete trust. We are all in the medical field and would not go anywhere else for our eye care and eye surgeries!
Bossier City, LA |
Dr. Zaffater removed my mom's cataracts and she has been so pleased with the outcome. Her vision is better than ever and I certainly believe that Dr. Zaffater and his staff provided her with the highest level of patient care.
in Benton, LA |
Great experience as always, Cathy and the team are very nice and helpful
in Shreveport, LA |
I loved him and his staff and will continue to see him!!!!! Thank you
in Benton, La. |
Dr. Zaffater fix my eyes after Dr. Planchard screwed them up. I love him and his staff, they are the best! I would totally recommend them for anything.
Shreveport, La |
Dr. Zaffater was very thorough in explaining to me what was going on with my eyes. His staff is super friendly and helpful. It makes going to the eye doctor enjoyable.
in Bossier City, LA |
Dr. Zaffater did mine and my son's LASIK. He took his time and explained everything that he was going to do and he was very patient with us.
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  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects


  • Medical School
    La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans

    Graduated in 1993

  • Internship Hospital
    La State U

    Completed in 1994

  • Residency Hospital
    La State U

    Completed in 1997

  • Undergraduate School
    La State University

    Graduated in 1991

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye