Pediatric opthalmologist Dr. Collin Hair joins Geisinger staff

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Collin Hair, M.D., has joined the medical staff of Geisinger as a pediatric ophthalmologist. He will see patients at Geisinger’s Specialty Clinic at 675 Baltimore Dr., Wilkes-Barre, and Geisinger’s Forty Fort Clinic 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 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.