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Dr. Anita Hwang, MD

Ophthalmology*
4.1 (41)
Map Pin Small Waterford, CT
Accepting new patients
18 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Anita Hwang, MD

Dr. Anita Hwang, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Waterford, CT. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 18 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from State University of New York at Buffalo and is affiliated with Lawrence and Memorial Hospital. Dr. Hwang, completed a residency at Yale New Haven Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Hwang an average 4.1 star rating.

Dr. Hwang works at Yale School Of Medicine in Waterford, CT. They frequently treat conditions like Miosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Hwang's Office Locations

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    Cataract and Cornea Eye Specialists
    914 Hartford Tpke, Waterford, CT 06385 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (203) 785-2020

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  • Lawrence and Memorial Hospital

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    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 18 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Korean and Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1407056559
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Doheny Eye Inst
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • St Vincent's Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • State University of New York at Buffalo
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Dr. Anita Hwang, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Hwang is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Hwang works at Yale School Of Medicine in Waterford, CT. View the full address on Dr. Hwang’s profile.

    Dr. Hwang has seen patients for Miosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Hwang on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    41 patients have reviewed Dr. Hwang. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Hwang.

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