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Dr. Vale is the Northeast region's most experienced eye surgeon in the field of laser vision correction of refractive errors. He has performed over 27,000 procedures since 1994. Dr. Vale received degrees from Franklin & Marshall College and the Medical College of Pennsylvania (now Drexel University School of Medicine). He completed his residency in internal medicine at Pennsylvania Hospital and his residency in ophthalmology at Henry Ford Health Sciences Center. He is specialty board certified in both Internal Medicine and Ophthalmology. Dr. Vale also completed a cornea, external disease and refractive surgery fellowship at the Kresge Eye Institute of Wayne State University and has published numerous articles in the field of ophthalmology and laser vision correction. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology, the Pennsylvania Medical Society and the Lackawanna Medical Society.
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This content was provided by Dr. Vale "I have been a practicing ophthalmologist for over 20 years. In that time, I have developed and refined my techniques with the goal of providing the most advanced and precise laser vision correction available anywhere, while offering LASIK, PRK, epi-LASIK and LASIK at prices that are affordable for everyone. My personalized attention to each and every patient has resulted in my being awarded the Patients' Choice award for Ophthalmology for five consecutive years (2008-2012)."
Allergy & Immunology
Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
Anterior Segment Surgery
Cornea & External Diseases
Cornea & Refractive Surgery
Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Ophthalmic Reconstructive Surgery
Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Cataract Removal Surgery
Epi-LASIK Eye Surgery
Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
Retinal Laser Surgery
YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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Franklin & Marshall College
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
Medical College Of Pennsylvania
Medical School | Graduated 1988
Crozer-Chester Med Ctr
Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
Henry Ford Hospital
Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
Kresge Eye Inst-Wayne State U
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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