Dr. Richard Hector

Ophthalmology
Bradenton, FL
9 years experience male

Locations

The Eye Associates

Bradenton, FL

Address

6002 Pointe Wesat Blvd, Bradenton, FL
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 8:00pm - 5:00am
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Brademtpm, FL

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Sarasota, FL

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Ellenton, FL

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Sun City Center, FL

About

Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Languages spoken

German

Doctor Q&A

402 Answers
78 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Hector
9 years experience Ophthalmology
Posterior: displaced lenses are almost always posterior
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Hector
9 years experience Ophthalmology
Melatonin: try Melatonin (OTC) but be aware that late night use of laptops, etc can alter your sleep cycle
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Hector
9 years experience Ophthalmology
Eyelids: how healthy are you eye lids and tear function? That would answer your question dry eye after Lasik can be severe
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Hector is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hector is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I am currently using Muro ointment. What an lifesaver! Also taking Vit. A and E. I live on the coast so it's pretty moist, thank goodness & thank you.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! but the dots and splotches dont move!!what could it be?will my eyes adjust to these glasses or is not normal?
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Thanks Dr. Hector. But the question was not to resolve the issue but to hide it. Would their be any problem with eye A if eye B had a patch, forever

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, IL
Graduated 1974MD

Residency

letterman army medical center

Affiliations

board cerified
American Board of Ophthalmology
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