Dr. Elaine Binkley is an ophthalmologist practicing in Iowa City, IA. Dr. Binkley specializes in eye and vision care. As an ophthalmologist, Dr. Binkley 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. Binkley 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
Ohio State University College of Medicine 2011
- Macular Degeneration
- Type 2 Diabetes
- Riverside Methodist Hospitals (OhioHealth) Program
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