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Dr. Patricia A. Mcdonald, M.D.

Ophthalmologist

Dr. Patricia Mcdonald is an ophthalmologist practicing in New Britain, CT. Dr. Mcdonald specializes in eye and vision care. As an ophthalmologist, Dr. Mcdonald can practice medicine as well as surgery. Opthalmologists can perform surgeries because they have their medical degrees along with at least eight years of additional training. Dr. Mcdonald can diagnose and treat diseases, perform eye operations and prescribe eye glasses and contacts. Ophthalmologists can also specialize even further in a specific area of eye care.
40 years Experience
Dr. Patricia A. Mcdonald, M.D.
  • New Britain, CT
  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Accepting new patients

How long is the recovery from a cataract surgery?

Recovery can be variable and can take several days to weeks depending on pre-existing conditions, and the amount of post-operative swelling, which can be in the cornea or the READ MORE
Recovery can be variable and can take several days to weeks depending on pre-existing conditions, and the amount of post-operative swelling, which can be in the cornea or the retina. You need to ask her surgeon about the specifics of your mom's case.