Browse Health
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lawrence Gans is Good. Dr. Gans has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
Promptness 3.2
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 4.2
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Lawrence Gans, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Gans graduated from Case Western Reserve University , Cleveland. He has 1 awards.

Recognized as a "Best Doctor " in the August 2011 issue of St. Louis Magazine.


Dr. Gans has 19 hospital affiliations:

  • Missouri Baptist Medical Center 
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital 

> > > > Dr. Lawrence Gans, MD

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. Michael Grossman

6 years experience
Peoria, IL

Dr. Gerald Wankum

35 years experience
Alton, IL

Dr. Wen Chen

25 years experience
East Alton, IL

Dr. Sidney Hanish

34 years experience
Alton, IL

Dr. James Hudson

36 years experience
Alton, IL

Dr. Karen Segrist

34 years experience
Godfrey, IL
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. Lawrence A Gans MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 34 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Lawrence A. Gans practice?
Dr. Lawrence Gans has 5 office locations.
Dr. Lawrence Gans practices Ophthalmology near Alton, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Hazelwood, MO and Saint Charles, MO.
See Alton Ophthalmologists.