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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Irving Raber, Ophthalmologist is Excellent. Dr. Raber has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 3.4
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.9
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Irving Raber, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Cornea Transplant (Penetrating Keratoplasty)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Opacity
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Eye Injuries
  • Hereditary Corneal Dystrophies
  • Iris Diseases
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Raber graduated from University Of Manitoba Faculty Of Medicine, Winnipeg. He has 5 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Cornea Transplant (Penetrating Keratoplasty)
W. Woywitka Award, University of Toronto, 1978
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Bala Cynwyd, PA


Dr. Raber has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Main Line Hospital Lankenau 
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Irving M Raber MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 40 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Irving M. Raber practice?
Dr. Irving Raber has 2 office locations.
Dr. Irving Raber practices Ophthalmology near Bala Cynwyd, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Marlton, NJ.
See Bala Cynwyd Ophthalmologists.