WHY IS AN OPHTHALMOLOGIST ON STAFF AT HACKER DERMATOLOGY?
The answer is simple.
So much of Dermatology overlaps with OPHTHALMOLOGY. Whether you have a history of melanoma and need a good eye exam or you have red eyes, double vision, tearing ,ectropion, (eye lid problems), or any visual problem, Hacker Dermatology’s Ophthalmologist is standing by ready to help you without having to go to another doctors office.
Hacker Dermatology has made it easier for you to see highly trained top notch Ophthalmologist when necessary without leaving our premises.
WHY SHOULD I SEE AN OPHTHALMOLOGIST AT HACKER DERMATOLOGY?
Your initial ophthalmologic consultation at Hacker dermatology is ideal for a second opinion, slit lamp exam, general eye exam, and visual exam but please note, we only have slit lamp on premises, some patients may need referral to our eye doctor’s Boca Raton office for other more advanced diagnostic and therapeutic ophthalmologic treatment and testing.
What our eye doctor can do for you at Hacker Dermatology is render an opinion about the need for additional work up and treatments and help with :
- red eyes
- eye lid problems and tearing
- visual problems and double vision
- Diabetic eye related problems
- Chalazion, Epiphora and Ectropion
- Retinal Pathology
- Corneal Pathology
- History of Melanoma
As a patient at Hacker Dermatology, you can book an appointment with a board certified expertly trained Ophthalmologist, Dr. Joshua Cohen, to address any of your Ophthalmology problems and often same day as your dermatology appointment or available for scheduling an appointment at your convenience .
HOW IS THE OPHTHALMOLOGIST TRAINED THAT WORKS AT HACKER DERMATOLOGY?
Two words: intensively and expertly.
Dr. Joshua Cohen attended the prestigious Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts to study environmental science and public policy, Dr. Cohen spent two years teaching at his alma mater, Pine Crest School in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He then enrolled at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, Florida, where he earned his doctorate in medicine.
Dr. Cohen began his medical internship in Jacksonville, Florida, and continued his training in ophthalmology at the University of Florida in Jacksonville before transferring to the University of Virginia in Charlottesville to complete his ophthalmology residency. He remained in Virginia for an extra year, serving as chief resident and gained additional exposure to advanced cataract techniques and glaucoma surgery.
IS THE OPHTHALMOLOGIST AT HACKER DERMATOLOGY BOARD CERTIFIED?
At Hacker Dermatology, our Ophthalmologist , Dr. Cohen, has earned board certification with advanced training, clinical experience, and by ultimately taking an exam. Dr. Cohen is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology