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Dr. John Josephson

Ophthalmology
Coarsegold, CA
15 years experience male

About

Bio

Prior to coming to Northern Virginia years ago he completed an Advanced Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Fellowship at University of California San Diego with a unique additional four month high volume LASER Fellowship at the Gordon Weiss & Schanzlin Laser Vision Center. Prior to this additional exclusive fellowship, he completed his Internship and Ophthalmology Residency at the prestigious Georgetown University/Washington Hospital Academic Center, Washington DC. His medical training was completed at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick NJ with a Distinction in Research. During his medical training he completed a Clinical Research Training Fellowship at the National Institutes of Health and published numerous papers and presented his work at a number of conferences.

Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Josephson
Ophthalmology 15 years experience
Effective: omnipred is one of the types of prednisolone and in my experience at the appropriate dosage works well. some generic brands seem to not work as well.... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Josephson
Ophthalmology 15 years experience
Warm compresses: Unfortunately I'm not aware of home remedies other than continued hot compresses and to manage the dry eye with artificial tears. you can see your do... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Josephson
Ophthalmology 15 years experience
To the ER: I assume if you had MR venography that shows narrowing to full occlusion you have already saught care. this can be related to a cavernous sinus throm... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Josephson
Ophthalmology 15 years experience
Need irrigation: Semen is acidic in nature and needs to be treated as a chemical burn. Make sure the eyes are flushed aggressively and seek medical attention to ensur... Read More
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, NJ
Graduated 2007MD

Residency

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
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