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About Dr. Richard P Marcello MD
Dr. Richard P Marcello, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Tucson, AZ, with another office in Green Valley, AZ. He has 44 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Marcello is affiliated with Carondelet Holy Cross Hospital & Health Center and Tucson Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Richard P Marcello has 2 locations
Dr. Richard P Marcello 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. Richard P Marcello has the following 10 expertise
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Lasik Surgery
- Macular Degeneration
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
- Eye Pain
- Eye Exam
- Vision Issues
Dr. Richard P Marcello is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Self-verified patient of Dr. Richard P Marcello - Posted on January 27th, 2013
I have been seeing Dr. Marcello for years when I winter in Tucson. The medical staff and Dr. Marcello are all professional and kind. He has helped me improve my vision and I appreciate how he listens. He is honest and runs usually on time. There has been little need for him to followup with me after a visit.
On-Time Doctor Award (2016)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Patients' Choice Award (2016)
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 (2016)
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. Marcello is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
44 Years Experience
Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
Graduated in 1975
Wills Eye Institute
Dr. Richard P Marcello Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
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