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Pediatric Ophthalmology | Male

RICHARD J. PICCIONE, M.D. 4906 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy # G Lafayette, LA 70508 Get Directions

Care Philosophy

I was born and raised in Lafayette, LA and am proud to serve the families of southern Louisiana. As a Pediatric Ophthalmologist, I primarily care for children's eye needs from glasses/contacts to surgery. I am also trained in adult strabismus (crossed eyes, double vision). At Lafayette Family Eye Care, we strive to stay at the forefront of all medical and technological advances. Most importantly, we provide our patients with the highest quality eye care in a warm, friendly environment.

Biography

Dr. Richard Piccione, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology doctor who practices in Lafayette, LA. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 25 years. Dr. Piccione is affiliated with Lafayette General Surgical Hospital, Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center and Lafayette General Medical Center.

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      Dr. Piccione's Care Philosophy

      I was born and raised in Lafayette, LA and am proud to serve the families of southern Louisiana. As a Pediatric Ophthalmologist, I primarily care for children's eye needs from glasses/contacts to surgery. I am also trained in adult strabismus (crossed eyes, double vision). At Lafayette Family Eye Care, we strive to stay at the forefront of all medical and technological advances. Most importantly, we provide our patients with the highest quality eye care in a warm, friendly environment.

      Dr. Piccione's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      •  Specializes in Pediatric 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

      • Adult Strabismus
      • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Allergic Conjunctivitis
      • Aphakia
      • Astigmatism
      • Blocked Tear Duct
      • Cataract
      • Cataract Surgery Complications
      • Corneal Abrasion
      • Corneal Diseases
      • Corneal Ulcer
      • Diabetic Eye Disease
      • Diplopia
      • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
      • Dry Eyes
      • Esotropia
      • Exotropia
      • Eye Disease
      • Eye Muscle Disorders
      • Eye Palsy
      • Eye Paresis
      • Eye Trauma
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Eyelid Growth
      • Eyelid Inflammation
      • Eyelid Lesions
      • Farsightedness
      • Glaucoma
      • Headache
      • Hemangioma
      • Hypertropia
      • Keratoconus
      • Lazy Eye
      • Nearsightedness
      • Nystagmus
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Paralytic Strabismus
      • Pediatric Strabismus
      • Pterygium
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinoblastoma
      • Still's Disease
      • Strabismus
      • Strabismus-Like Double Vision
      • Stye
      • Thyroid Disease

      Education

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

        Graduated in 1992

      • Internship Hospital
        Earl K. Long Medical Center

        Completed in 1993

      • Residency Hospital
        University Of Kentucky Medical Center

        Completed in 1996

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Of Michigan Medical Center

        Completed in 1997

      • Undergraduate School
        Lsu

        Graduated in 1988

      Languages Spoken

      • English

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      Specialties

      • Pediatric Ophthalmology
      • Ophthalmology

      Procedures Performed

      • Cataract Removal Surgery
      • Contact Lens Exams
      • Cornea Surgery
      • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
      • Eye Examination
      • Eye Procedure
      • Eye Surgery
      • Eyeglasses
      • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
      • Glaucoma Treatment
      • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
      • Muscle Problem Surgery
      • Nasal Lacrimal Duct Surgery
      • Prism Lenses
      • Soft Contact Lenses
      • Strabismus Surgery
      • Tear Duct Surgery