Dr. Richard Carlin

Ophthalmology
Snellville, GA
49 years experience male

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CarlinVision

Snellville, GA

CarlinVision

Snellville, GA

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Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

368 Answers
4 Agrees
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Carlin
49 years experience Ophthalmology
No worries: Subconjunctival hemorrhages after Lasik are not uncommon. They are broken capillaries from the suction during the making of the flap. They require no ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Carlin
49 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: This negative dysphotopsia is well known and occurs sometimes after perfectly done surgery. It generally goes away over about 3 months. If not, discu ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Carlin
49 years experience Ophthalmology
Not necessary: During a full thickness or a lamellar corneal transplant only the center portion is replaced as that is the area you see through. There is no need to ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Carlin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Carlin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks , Dr told that it is detached but not yet affected. Still do you think buckling will change the eye shape drastically?
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Most insightful. I think an eye MD appn't is due in my neighborhood as a general check-up.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you very much for the advise Dr Carlin I will try it and see if it comes right.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Illinois College of Medicine, IL
Graduated 1971MD
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