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Dr. Norman Zaffater Jr, MD

Ophthalmology*
4.9 (136)
Map Pin Small Bossier City, LA
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Norman Zaffater Jr, MD

Dr. Norman Zaffater Jr, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Bossier City, LA. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 31 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Medicine and is affiliated with WK Bossier Health Center. Dr. Zaffater Jr, completed a residency at La State University. Patients rated Dr. Zaffater Jr an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Zaffater Jr works at Willis Knighton Zaffater Eye Center in Bossier City, LA. They frequently treat conditions like Visual Field Defects, Allergic Conjunctivitis and Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and 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. Zaffater Jr's Office Locations

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    Willis Knighton Zaffater Eye Center
    2449 Hospital Dr Ste 460, Bossier City, LA 71111 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (318) 212-7373
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00

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  • WK Bossier Health Center

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Corneal Diseases
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Diabetic Cataracts
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Disorder of Choroid
Drusen
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Vitreoretinal Surgery
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Autoimmune Diseases
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Benign Tumor
Blepharitis
Blindness
Blocked Tear Duct
Brain Disorders
Cancer
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Chalazion
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Presbyopia
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Pterygium
Retina Diseases
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Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
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Thyroid Disease
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Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Vascular Disease
Vitreous Hemorrhage
B-Scan Ultrasound
Blepharoplasty
Conjunctivoplasty
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Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
Eye Surgery
Eye Test
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Eyelid Surgery
Farnsworth Lantern Test
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Glaucoma Surgery
Ocular Prosthetics
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Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
Ultrasound
Vision Screening
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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    4.9
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    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 31 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1124010939
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • La State University
    Residency
    Internship
    • La State University
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • La State University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Dr. Norman Zaffater Jr, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Zaffater Jr is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Zaffater Jr works at Willis Knighton Zaffater Eye Center in Bossier City, LA. View the full address on Dr. Zaffater Jr’s profile.

    Dr. Zaffater Jr has seen patients for Visual Field Defects, Allergic Conjunctivitis and Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis), and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Zaffater Jr on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    136 patients have reviewed Dr. Zaffater Jr. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Zaffater Jr.

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