Alexander R. Harris, MD will be joining the Ophthalmology Department

Alexander R. Harris, MD will be joining the Ophthalmology Department of Slocum-Dickson Medical Group on August 6, 2018.


Dr. Harris specializes in all aspects of eye and vision care.  He is skilled in cataract surgery with intraocular lens implantation, all forms of ophthalmic lasers and treatment of various eye diseases.  He provides care for eye conditions including glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, dry eye and more.


Dr. Harris completed his Ophthalmology Residency at SUNY Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse, NY.  He earned his Medical Degree from the Commonwealth Medical College of Pennsylvania in Scranton, PA and completed post-graduate training at the Lehigh Valley Health Network in Allentown, PA.  He is a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.


Having grown up in the Mohawk Valley, Dr. Harris is passionate about caring for patients in this community.  “I am committed to remaining at the forefront of ophthalmology, providing the highest level of care for my patients and their families,” said Dr. Harris.  He is looking forward to joining his father, Ophthalmologist Alan D. Harris, MD, who has provided eye care to patients at Slocum-Dickson Medical Group for nearly 30 years.


The physicians and staff of Slocum-Dickson are pleased to welcome Dr. Alexander R. Harris to the Group.  He is currently accepting new patients, to schedule an appointment please call the Eye Care Center at 315-798-1730.