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Dr. William Potter, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology* Age 66
Dr. William Potter, MD
4.7 (76 Ratings)

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Dr. William Potter, MD is a Pediatric Ophthalmology Specialist in Stamford, CT.
Dr. William Potter, MD
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Dr. William Potter, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology* Age 66
Stamford, CT
Accepting new patients
39 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Dr. William Potter, MD is a Pediatric Ophthalmology Specialist in Stamford, CT.

About

Dr. William Potter, MD is a Pediatric Ophthalmology Specialist in Stamford, CT and has 39 years experience. They graduated from NEW YORK Medical College in 1985 and completed a residency at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary.They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with Greenwich Hospital. Dr. Potter has experience treating conditions like Visual Field Defects, Farsightedness and Strabismus among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Potter received an average rating of 4.7/5 from patients and has been reviewed 76 times. Their office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments. Dr. Potter is board certified in Ophthalmology and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Visual Field Defects
Farsightedness
Strabismus
Visual Field Defects
Farsightedness
Strabismus
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Chalazion
Convergence Insufficiency
Esotropia
Exotropia
Eye Cancer
Lazy Eye
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Nearsightedness
Blepharitis
Diplopia
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Hypertropia
Hypotropia
Paralytic Strabismus
Stye
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Accommodation Disorders
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Astigmatism
Blocked Tear Duct
Cataract
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Chorioretinal Scars
Chronic Conjunctivitis
Color Blindness
Congenital Nystagmus
Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Diseases
Diabetic Retinopathy
Disorder of Choroid
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Drusen
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Dry Eyes
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Entropion
Esophoria
Exophoria
Eye Infections
Eye Pain
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Eyelid Disorders
Eyelid Spasm
Floaters
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Heterophoria
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Migraine
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Nystagmus
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Presbyopia
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Senile Cataracts
Serous Conjunctivitis
Tear Duct Disorders
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Extraocular Muscle Surgery
Eyelid Surgery
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Strabismus Surgery
Acquired Coloboma
Adult Strabismus
Alternating Hyperphoria
Anisocoria
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Bell's Palsy
Black Eye
Blepharoconjunctivitis
Brow Ptosis
Brown Syndrome
Cataract Surgery Complications
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Chorioretinitis
Conjunctiva Cyst
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Erosion
Corneal Ulcer
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Cataracts
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Duane Retraction Syndrome
Ectropion of Eyelid
Eye Disease
Eye Injuries
Eye Muscle Disorders
Eye Trauma
Eyeball Contusion
Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
Foveal and Macular Hypoplasia
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Herpetic Keratitis
Hordeolum
Hypertensive Retinopathy
Hyphema
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Juvenile Cataract
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Juvenile Macular Degeneration
Keratoconus
Latent Nystagmus
Macular Hole
Macular or Retinal Edema
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Marfan Syndrome
Mechanical Strabismus
Miosis
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Nerve Sheath Tumors
Nodular Episcleritis
Non-Magnetic Retained Intraocular Foreign Body
Ophthalmoplegia
Optic Neuritis
Orbital Cellulitis
Orbital Fracture
Parasitic Endophthalmitis
Pediatric Strabismus
Photokeratitis
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Progressive High Myopia
Pterygium
Retinal Cysts
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinoschisis
Sarcoidosis
Serous Detachment Retina
Sjögren's Syndrome
Squamous Blepharitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trichiasis
Ulcerative Blepharitis
Vertical Heterophoria
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Xanthelasma of Eyelid
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
B-Scan Ultrasound
Cataract Removal Surgery
Cornea Surgery
Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
Excision of Chalazion
Eye Examination
Eye Procedure
Eye Surgery
Eyeglasses
Farnsworth Lantern Test
Glaucoma Surgery
Glaucoma Treatment
Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
Vision Screening

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Locations

  1. 1 Cohen Children's Specialty Center - Pediatric Opthalmology
    2046 W Main St Ste 2, Stamford, CT 06902
  2. 2 Rosemary Ryan D.D.S. L.l.c.
    4 Dearfield Dr, Greenwich, CT 06831

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4.7
Based on 76 Reviews
5 Stars (69)
4 Stars (1)
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1 Star (6)

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Oct 29, 2022
Dr Porter was very clear in his explanations and the best course of action, which I appreciate.
Kathryn J Spain — Oct 29, 2022
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About Me

Biography
  • Dr. William Potter, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology specialist in Stamford, CT and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from NEW YORK Medical College in 1985. He specializes in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ophthalmology.
Biography
Specialties*
Pediatric Ophthalmology
Ophthalmology
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • NEW YORK Medical College
    1985
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Ophthalmology
Board Certifications
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Internship

Internship
  • Danbury Hospital
Internship

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. William Potter, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Potter's profile.

Dr. Potter frequently treats the following conditions: Visual Field Defects, Farsightedness and Strabismus. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. William Potter, MD is affiliated with Greenwich Hospital.

Yes, Dr. William Potter, MD holds board certification in Ophthalmology.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Greenwich Hospital

    5 Perryridge Rd, Greenwich, CT