Dr. George Joseph Alter MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. George Alter is an ophthalmologist in Charlotte, North Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Carolinas Medical Center and Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Maryland School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. He is one of 36 doctors at Carolinas Medical Center and one of 53 at Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Naval Medical Center, San Diego
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979 - 1980

National Capital Consortium
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1981 - 1984

Wills Eye Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1987 - 1988

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation
2005

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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