Dr. William A. Maxwell, MD

Dr. William A. Maxwell, MD

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Ophthalmology | Male | 74 years old

I am proud to be one of the country?s innovators in refractive surgery and a leading investigator of intraocular lens implants for cataract surgery. I am dedicated to keeping the California Eye Institute on the leading edge of technology and I was instrumental in obtaining the first LenSx custom cataract laser in the Central Valley.Read more

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I am proud to be one of the country?s innovators in refractive surgery and a leading investigator of intraocular lens implants for cataract surgery. I am dedicated to keeping the California Eye Institute on the leading edge of technology and I was instrumental in obtaining the first LenSx custom cataract laser in the Central Valley.Read more

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Dr. Maxwell's Care Philosophy

I am proud to be one of the country?s innovators in refractive surgery and a leading investigator of intraocular lens implants for cataract surgery. I am dedicated to keeping the California Eye Institute on the leading edge of technology and I was instrumental in obtaining the first LenSx custom cataract laser in the Central Valley.

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

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  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  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 Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

Education

  • Medical School
    Medical University of South Carolina

    Graduated in 1976

  • Internship Hospital
    University of California-Los Angeles

    Completed in 1977

  • Residency Hospital
    University of California-Los Angeles

    Completed in 1980

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1964

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy