Dr. Frank Mendelblatt is an ophthalmologist practicing in Saint Petersburg, FL. Dr. Mendelblatt specializes in eye and vision care. As an ophthalmologist, Dr. Mendelblatt 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. Mendelblatt 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.
Education and Training
Univ of Miami Sch of Med, Miami Fl 1960
University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine 1960
OphthalmologyAmerican Board of OphthalmologyABO
- Retinal Tear
- Univ Il Hosp & Cli, Ophthalmology; Cook County Hosp, Flexible Or Transitional Year
- University Ill Ee Infirm 1961
- University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago Program
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