Dr. William Prestowitz, MD

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Dr. William Prestowitz, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Eye Physicians Of Southwest VA 328 Cummings St Ste A, Abingdon, VA 24210 Get Directions
(800) 343-7477

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Dr. Prestowitz specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in Abingdon, VA. He practices at 1 location.

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      Specialties

      • Ophthalmology

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
      • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
      • Benign Tumor
      • Blepharitis
      • Blind Hypotensive Eye
      • Blindness
      • Blocked Tear Duct
      • Brain Disorders
      • Cataract
      • Chalazion
      • Chorioretinal Scars
      • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
      • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
      • Corneal Diseases
      • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Diplopia
      • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
      • Drusen
      • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Dry Eyes
      • Ectropion of Eyelid
      • Exotropia
      • Eye Cancer
      • Eye Infections
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Farsightedness
      • Floaters
      • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
      • Glaucoma
      • Graves' Disease
      • Headache
      • Hypertropia
      • Iridocyclitis
      • Keratitis
      • Lazy Eye
      • Macular Edema
      • Migraine
      • Nearsightedness
      • Nystagmus
      • Ocular Hypertension
      • Paralytic Strabismus
      • Pinguecula
      • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
      • Presbyopia
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
      • Retinal Dystrophy
      • Retinal Hemorrhage
      • Retinal Vein Occlusion
      • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Senile Cataracts
      • Sjögren's Syndrome
      • Strabismus
      • Stye
      • Tear Duct Disorders
      • Temporal Arteritis
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Trichiasis
      • Ulcer
      • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
      • Vascular Disease
      • Visual Field Defects
      • Vitreous Hemorrhage
      • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

      Procedures Performed

      • Anterior Vitrectomy
      • Blepharorrhaphy
      • Cataract Removal Surgery
      • Excision of Chalazion
      • Eye Surgery
      • Eyelid Surgery
      • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
      • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
      • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
      • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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      Education

      • Medical School
        G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci

        Graduated in 1981

      • Internship Hospital
        Tripler Army Medical Center

        Completed in 1982

      • Residency Hospital
        Brooke Army Medical Center

        Completed in 1986

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Ophthalmology
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Prestowitz's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      Under 10 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Prestowitz

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients