Dr. Jeffrey Gold

Ophthalmology
Hamden, CT
52 years experience male

Locations

Office

Hamden, CT

Address

2440 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT
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About

Bio

Dr. Jeffrey Gold is a board certified and award winning Ophthalmologist who has been changing the lives of patients for over 30 years. At his office, he performs a variety of custom and standard laser vision correction procedures including LASIK, PRK and Epi-LASIK (Advanced Surface Ablation). He has performed more than 10,000 LASIK procedures and over 1,000 PRK and Epi-LASIK procedures while receiving many awards for his work. Choosing a doctor as experienced and recognized as Dr. Gold is critical to your effort in getting the desired and needed treatments for your eyes. Dr. Gold’s Liberty Vision is the most sought after and premier laser vision correction center in the Hamden area. Patients who visit Liberty Vision are taken care of personally by Dr. Gold, who will conduct the screenings, pre-operative exams and all post-op exams. With his expertise, experience and help, you will no longer be dependent on glasses or contact lenses. As the one time part owner of the country’s second laser eye surgery center and being instrumental in developing the Yale Eye Laser Center, Dr. Gold has over 11,000 laser vision correction procedures under his belt. As a result, he has changed the lives of thousands of patients, including his own family members, other doctors and healthcare professionals. "Your eyes provide your most precious sense. That's why I care so deeply about your particular concerns. You should not be treated like a number! I give each person as much time as necessary to answer all your questions." (Jeffrey D. Gold, MD, FACS) Visit Dr. Gold’s Liberty Vision today to give your eyes what they deserve!

Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Doctor Q&A

308 Answers
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Gold
52 years experience Ophthalmology
See an Eye MD: Can't tell what is going on by email. You should make an appointment to see an Eye MD
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Gold
52 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Believe what you have been told. The answer is no. Talk to your family doctor and suggest consultation with neurologist
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Gold
52 years experience Ophthalmology
See an Eye MD first: The science behind inversion tables is questionable at best. If you have floaters you should check with an Eye MD before beginning hanging upside dow ... Read More
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Dr. Jeff Gold is an outstanding ophthalmologist, and I would recommend him to my patients.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Gold is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Gold is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I stopped pred forte 2 days ago and have noticed the pupil has gone down a little bit. Could the steriods of caused this
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Thank you for your input... My son finished his drops awhile ago and he is all better now, but thanks for responding still so I know for the future
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Sir on prescription of a doctor near my place I am using Clearine eye drops - Naphazoline Hydrochloride 0.01% Boric acid 1.10% Glycerol 1%

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Tennessee College of Medicine, TN
Graduated 1968MD

Awards

AMA Physicians Recognition Award for Continuing Education 1969-2011
Certificate of Award presented by International Eye Foundation
American Society of Contemporary Ophthalmology Award for Competence in Ophthalmic Practice

Affiliations

Connecticut Society of Eye Physicians
Connecticut State Medical Society
New Haven County Medical Society
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