Dr. Peggy Fishman, MD

Dr. Peggy Fishman, MD

Ophthalmology | Female | 74 years old

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Dr. Fishman specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in Louisville, KY. She practices at 1 location.

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We had a great experience with Peggy Fishman. I would highly recommend her to anyone. I have a friend who has a son with cancer who needs an eye specialist and I told her I would highly recommend this doctor.
in Louisville, KY |
dr,fishman is a amazing kids eye doctor,my daughter was bitten by a dog at 2 years old in her face and her eyes was damaged and also face all damaged,,, and i thought my daughter would never be able to see again from the dogs damage,,,mrs.fishman fixed my daughters eyes and did plastic surgery on my daughters face and everything is great now,, my daughter is 20 years old now,,and we love mrs.fishman she will always have a special place in mine and my daughters heart,, thank you!! very very much.
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Dr. Fishman'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
  •  Malpractice claims in Kentucky not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anisocoria
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis

Education

  • Medical School
    Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med

    Graduated in 1983

  • Internship Hospital
    Lloyd Noland Hospital

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

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