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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Lesser is Good. Dr. Lesser has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 3.5
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 3.4
Spends Time with Me 3.3
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Lesser, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Eye Diseases
  • Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Optic Nerve Diseases

Education & Awards

Dr. Lesser graduated from Cornell University, New York.


Dr. Lesser has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • Hartford Hospital 
  • Beth Israel Medical Center Petrie Division 


  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Yiddish

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Additional Information
Dr. Robert L Lesser MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 44 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Robert L. Lesser practice?
Dr. Robert Lesser has 1 office location.
Dr. Robert Lesser practices Ophthalmology near Waterbury, CT.
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