OphthalmologyOphthalmology is the branch of medicine that studies the causes and mechanisms of development of the pathology of the vision, as well as the entire adnexa, including the eye socket, lacrimal sac, lacrimal glands, nasolacrimal duct and the surrounding tissues.
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Dr. Derek J Dawson, MD works in
Munster, Indiana is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine in 1980. Dr. Dawson is affiliated with Community Hospital, Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center, Saint Catherine Hospital and practicing for 39 years
Experience and Qualifications
Botulinum Toxin Injection
Ectropion of Eyelid
Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor
Inner Ear Repair
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
Optic Pathway Glioma
Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
Small Cell Lung Cancer
Tilia Tree Pollen Allergy
Transmycardial Laser Revascularization
White Coat Hypertension
Women's Health Rehabilitation
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Blocked Tear Duct
Cataract Removal Surgery
Diabetes Eye Care
Ectropion of Eyelid
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Giant Cell Arteritis
Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
Sutureless Cataract Surgery
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
YAG Laser Capsulotomy
Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology
Years Since Graduation
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Education & Training
Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine
Nashville, TN, United States
Howard University Hospital
Washington, DC, USA
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Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center is a non-profit hospital located in Oak Lawn, IL. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 14 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 12 of 14 procedures.
Saint Catherine Hospital is a hospital located in East Chicago, IN. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 2 of 9 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 5 of 9 procedures.
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