Dr. Karl Raymond Olsen MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology and Surgery.
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Dr. Karl Olsen has 3 office locations.
Retina Vitreous Consultants
3501 Forbes Ave
Ste 500
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(7)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Karl Olsen is Excellent. Dr. Olsen has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
  • Currently 3.1666666666667 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.8
  • Currently 2.8333333333333 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.8333333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Karl Olsen, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Eye Cancer
  • Retina Surgery

Education & Awards

Dr. Olsen graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Olsen has 23 hospital affiliations:

  • UPMC Presbyterian/Shadyside 
  • UPMC Passavant 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Olsen accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • UPMC Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 1 plan
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Gateway Health Plan - 1 plan
  • United Healthcare - 17 plans

Languages

  • French


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Karl R. Olsen practice?
Dr. Karl Olsen practices Ophthalmology and Surgery near Pittsburgh, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Johnstown, PA and Altoona, PA.
See Pittsburgh Ophthalmologists and Pittsburgh Surgeons.