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Dr. Robert Abel Jr 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. Robert Abel Jr has the following 10 expertise
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Eye Pain
- Macular Degeneration
- Vision Issues
- Lasik Surgery
- Corneal Diseases
- Eye Exam
Dr. Robert Abel Jr is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Self-verified patient of Dr. Robert Abel Jr - Posted on April 19th, 2016
Competent and Enjoyable, even for eye care!
Self-verified patient of Dr. Robert Abel Jr - Posted on May 25th, 2015
One f Delaware's Best
Self-verified patient of Dr. Robert Abel Jr - Posted on January 11th, 2015
Terrible, disrespectful, mean staff!
Self-verified patient of Dr. Robert Abel Jr - Posted on April 30th, 2014
On-Time Doctor Award (2018)
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 (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 (2016, 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. Abel is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
49 Years Experience
Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
Graduated in 1969
University Of Florida Health Shands Hospital
Dr. Robert Abel Jr accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Select
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry DE PPO
- Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
- Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
- Coventry Southern Health PPO
- First Health PPO
- IBC Personal Choice PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
Locations & DirectionsDELAWARE OPHTHALMOLOGY CONSULTANTS, 3501 Silverside Rd, Wilmington, DE
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