Northeastern Eye Institute


Ophthalmologists

  • 503 S State St Clarks Summit, PA 18411-1557 (570) 587-5186

Doctors in Northeastern Eye Institute

Highlights
  • 4 star hospital
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Northeastern Eye Institute Doctor Ratings

  • Overall Patient Rating

Based on 1 Rating

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Northeastern Eye Institute when asked is poor. Northeastern Eye Institute has been reviewed by 1 patients. The rating is 1 out of 4 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Northeastern Eye Institute as provided by patient reviews is 40 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Northeastern Eye Institute Summary

Awards

  • Data not available

Medical Schools Attended

  • Sacred Heart Hospital
  • Wills Eye Hospital
  • University Of Ottawa Faculty Of Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Moses Taylor Hospital
  • Community Medical Center
  • Mercy HospitalScranton

Languages Spoken

  • Data not available

Specialist

  • Ophthalmologist

Insurances Accepted

  • United Healthcare
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Unicare
  • Humana

Information about Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment.

Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like Northeastern Eye Institute that specializes in ophthalmology (eye).

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice:

  • Access to doctors from various disciplines for referrals and advice
  • Better coverage on weekends and off-hours
  • One-stop clinics for comprehensive care and testing

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Northeastern Eye Institute Details

1 is board certified
40 minutes average wait time
1 is rated on Vitals.com
1 is male
1 average overall rating

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