Dr. William Fishkind, MD

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Dr. William Fishkind, MD
Dr. William Fishkind, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Tucson, AZ. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 45 years. Dr. Fishkind is affiliated with Carondelet Holy Cross Hospital.

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Dr. Fishkind's Care Philosophy

We have been providing outstanding eye care to patients of all ages in Tucson and southern Arizona for over 30 years. It is our sincere desire to provide you and your family with warm, personal care and service. Our dedicated staff work together to achieve that goal. While our primary job is to take care of you, we also want to educate you about your eyes, so that you have the knowledge and power needed to take an active role in your care. We invite you to visit our web site to learn more.

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Dr. Fishkind's Performance
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    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
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    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in oro Valley, AZ |
I was very pleased with the care given and the time Dr Fishkind was willing to devote to my examination.
in Tucson, AZ |
I have enjoyed the best vision of my lifetime the last 15 years thanks to the procedures Dr. Fishkind has done on my eyes.
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Dr. Fishkind's Care Philosophy

We have been providing outstanding eye care to patients of all ages in Tucson and southern Arizona for over 30 years. It is our sincere desire to provide you and your family with warm, personal care and service. Our dedicated staff work together to achieve that goal. While our primary job is to take care of you, we also want to educate you about your eyes, so that you have the knowledge and power needed to take an active role in your care. We invite you to visit our web site to learn more.

Dr. Fishkind'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 Internal Medicine and Ophthalmology
  •  Malpractice claims in Arizona not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Disorders
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Education

  • Medical School
    Tufts University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1972

  • Internship Hospital
    Mt Auburn Hospital

    Completed in 1973

  • Residency Hospital
    Mt Auburn Hospital

    Completed in 1977

    Usphs Hospital Lsu

    Completed in 1980

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Harvard Medical School

    Completed in 1977

  • Undergraduate School
    Adelphi University

    Graduated in 1968

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Internal Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Excision of Chalazion
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Laser Surgery