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Greensboro, NC 27408
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Friday: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Dr. Hecker has been practicing Ophthalmology for over 19 years, 16 of which have been in Greensboro.  She received her undergraduate degree in Education from Central Michigan University and worked for six years as an elementary school teacher in Texas.  After putting herself back in school, she received her medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, and then spent a year training in Internal Medicine at Stamford Hospital in Stamford, Conn., an affiliate of the New York Presbyterian Healthcare System and a major teaching affiliate of the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.  She then went on to complete her Ophthalmology residency training at Vanderbilt University.

Dr. Hecker holds the following professional affiliations:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology

  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

  • North Carolina Medical Society

  • North Carolina Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons

  • Greater Greensboro Society of Medicine

  • Cone Hospital System, Greensboro, NC

  • Ophthalmology Journal Club of Greensboro (founder)

Dr. Hecker has over 19 years of experience performing thousands of cataract and lens implant surgeries, as well as surgical management of glaucoma, Diabetic Eye Disease and eyelid lesion surgery.

Dr. Hecker is qualified in the following areas:

  • Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

  • Cataract/ Implant & Laser Surgery

  • Glaucoma Evaluation and Treatment

  • Diabetic Eye Disease Evaluation and Treatment

  • Corneal/ External and Anterior Segment Disease

  • Contact Lenses

  • Refractive Surgery

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