Dr. George Joseph Alter MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. George Alter is an ophthalmologist in Charlotte, North Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Carolinas Medical Center and Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center. 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 Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center 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 Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology
2012

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


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