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About Dr. Lawrence A Gans
Dr. Lawrence A Gans, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Hazelwood, MO, with other offices in Alton, IL and Saint Louis, MO (and 1 other location). He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Gans is affiliated with St Louis University Hospital, St Louis Childrens Hospital and Ssm De Paul Health Center. Dr. Gans has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Lawrence A Gans has the following 1 specialty
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.
Dr. Lawrence A Gans has the following 14 expertise
- Refractive Surgical Procedures
- Vision Issues
- Eye Exam
- Corneal Transplantation
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Corneal Diseases
- Macular Degeneration
- Fuchs Endothelial Dystrophy
- Eye Pain
- Lasik Surgery
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
Dr. Lawrence A Gans has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Lawrence A Gans is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Patients' Choice Award (2018)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Gans is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
41 Years Experience
Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1977
Ucla Medical Center
Dr. Lawrence A Gans accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- Anthem Blue Access PPO
- Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
- Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
- Anthem MO Blue Preferred Options
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS IL PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Cigna MISSOURI NET - NET POS Seamless
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
- Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
- Coventry IL PPO
- Coventry KS PPO
- Coventry MO HMO POS
- Coventry MO PPO
- Coventry OA EPO Exchange - KS/MO
- Coventry PPO Platinum
- CoventryOne PPO Network
- First Health PPO
- HealthLink PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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