Dr. Richard C. Malara, OD

Dr. Richard C. Malara, OD

Optometry | Male | 50 years old

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Care Philosophy

I believe in providing professional eye care with a personal touch. We treat every patient like family. My staff and I take time to listen to every concern, find the best solution for your life, and educate you on all of your options. At Malara Eyecare, all of your needs are taking care of, from a comprehensive eye exam, contact lens fitting and follow up, choosing from hundreds of high quality designer frames, treatment of eye emergencies in a timely manner, & referrals to trusted surgeons.Read more

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Dr. Malara's Care Philosophy

I believe in providing professional eye care with a personal touch. We treat every patient like family. My staff and I take time to listen to every concern, find the best solution for your life, and educate you on all of your options. At Malara Eyecare, all of your needs are taking care of, from a comprehensive eye exam, contact lens fitting and follow up, choosing from hundreds of high quality designer frames, treatment of eye emergencies in a timely manner, & referrals to trusted surgeons.

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

  •  Specializes in Optometry
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Why It Matters: Dr. Malara's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Optometry

Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia

Education

  • Medical School
    Pennsylvania College Of Optometry

    Graduated in 1992

  • Internship Hospital
    Episcopalc Hosp

    Completed in 1991

    The Eye Institute

    Completed in 1992

  • Undergraduate School
    Oral Roberts University

    Graduated in 1989

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • American Sign Language
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Optometry
  • Contact Lens Fitting
  • Contact Lens Technology
  • Cornea & Contact Management
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Glaucoma

Procedures Performed

  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Irregular Cornea Treatment With Scleral Contact Lenses
  • Keratoconus Treatment With Contact Lenses
  • Multifocal Contact Lens Treatment
  • Rigid Gas Permeable Contact Lens Treatment
  • Soft Contact Lenses

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