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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Derose is Excellent. Dr. Derose has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Derose, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Glaucoma
  • Infectious Disease
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures
  • Yoga

Education & Awards

Dr. Derose graduated from Drexel University , Philadelphia. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Derose has 13 hospital affiliations:

  • Lehigh Valley Hospital 
  • Community Medical Center/Scranton 


  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. David A Derose MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. David A. Derose practice?
Dr. David Derose has 6 office locations.
Dr. David Derose practices Ophthalmology near Allentown, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Hazleton, PA and Wilkes Barre, PA.
See Allentown Ophthalmologists.