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Dr. Karen W Walcott Is this you?

About Dr. Karen W Walcott

Dr. Karen W Walcott, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Buffalo, NY. She has 16 years of experience. Her specialties include Ophthalmology. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Karen W Walcott is Bad. Dr. Karen W Walcott has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Karen W Walcott is 1.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Siedlecki Cataractvision Care

170 Maple Rd
Buffalo, NY 14221
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Specialties

Dr. Karen W Walcott has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

  • Expertise

    9 Expertise

  • Glaucoma
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Eye Exam
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Pain
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Vision Issues

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Reviews

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update

went to another doctor at urging of DO. had a retinal tear and surgery was done the next day by local retinal professionals "to keep from losing vision." oops. BIG OOPS. can I give her negative 1 star?

Full Review Rating Breakdown
will not return

Office called to schedule appointment and tests "because insurance will pay for it now," not that appointment was needed, even though it was. Performed test, failed to repeat because of artifact, so results were incomplete, but still charged full amount, and said come back in a year. Spoke to another professional who could not believe they did not repeat test. She was rude and arrogant and will not return. Would rather have seen her partner who performed the surgery but they will not allow you to see him, so keep that in mind if he does your surgery.

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20 minutes
Easy Appointment
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  • Education

    16 Years Experience

  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences

    Graduated in 2002

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Karen W Walcott accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP HMO
    • MVP Preferred PPO
    • MVP Premier Plus HMO Small Groups
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Siedlecki Cataractvision Care, 170 Maple Rd, Buffalo, NY
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