PLAINS TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Collin Hair, M.D., has joined the medical staff of Geisinger as a pediatric ophthalmologist. He will see patients at Geisinger’s Specialty Clinic located at 675 Baltimore Drive, Wilkes-Barre, and Geisinger’s Forty Fort Clinic located at 190 Welles St., Suite 122, Forty Fort.
Fellowship trained in pediatric ophthalmology, Dr. Hair specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric eye conditions for patients from infancy to age 18. Some of the conditions that he treats includes “lazy eye,” inherited eye disease, pediatric cataracts and glaucoma, traumatic eye injuries, tumors, drooping eyelids and obstructed tear ducts.
He also sees adult and pediatric patients for eye movement disorders such as strabismus (crossed eyes).
Dr. Hair earned his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia. He then completed an ophthalmology residency at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, followed by a pediatric ophthalmology fellowship at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville.
To schedule an appointment for your child with Dr. Hair with a physician referral, call Geisinger’s Physician and Services Referral line at 1-844-703-4262.
Geisinger’s pediatric ophthalmology specialists have extensive training in evaluating and treating eye disorders, including complex conditions that require eye surgery. They also provide comprehensive eye care for all vision problems, such as prescribing eyeglasses and contact lenses. Although they specialize in the unique needs of children, they also see adult patients with eye movement disorders including strabismus.