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Dr. Peter Francis

Ophthalmology
Sherwood, OR
29 years experience male

Locations

Office

Portland, OREGON

Address

Portland, OREGON
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My office hours

Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

ODS

Cigna

Medicare

UnitedHealthcare

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Tennessee

Office

Portland, OR

Oregon Eye Physicians and Surgeons

Sherwood, OR

About

Bio

Clinician and scientist MD PhD. Qualified in 1992. 18 years as an ophthalmologist. Fellowship trained in retina, genetics, uveitis and neurophthalmology. Expertise in macular degeneration, clinical trials, translational medicine

Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Retinal Surgery

Doctor Q&A

100 Answers
10 Agrees
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Francis
Retinal Surgery 29 years experience
NF?: There are a number of genetic conditions that cause 'cysts' to grow in different parts of the body. One of the most common would be neurofibromatosis, nf-1.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Francis
Retinal Surgery 29 years experience
More info: Pathogenic is a medical worse for disease causing. Genetic disorders cause disease processes that can be considered pathogenic. More information is needed for me to help you.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Francis
Retinal Surgery 29 years experience
Yes: Mrsa is usually spread by skin-to-skin contact. If you have it in your eye and transfer to your skin after rubbing your eye, it is possible this could spread to another person. Hand washing is advised.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Francis is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Francis is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University College London
Graduated 2000MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Southampton Faculty of Medicine
Graduated 1992MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Southampton
Graduated 1991MD

Medical/Graduate school

Faculty of medicine univ of southampton
Graduated 1992MD

Residency

Moorfields Eye Hospital

Residency

Southampton General Hospital

Awards

Technology and Innovation Award, OHSU
Honorary Lecturership, Royal College of Ophthalmologists
Who's who in America, Who's Who in American Medicine

Affiliations

Macula Society
American Ophthalmological Society
Royal College of Ophthalmologists
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