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About Dr. Robert E Edelman
Dr. Robert E Edelman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Bradenton, FL, with other offices in Sarasota, FL and Sun City Center, FL . He has 31 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Edelman is affiliated with Doctors Hospital Baptist Health South Florida and Manatee Memorial Hospital. Dr. Edelman has received 4 awards. He speaks English.
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Dr. Robert E Edelman 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 E Edelman has the following 12 expertise
- Lasik Surgery
- Laser Surgery
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
- Eye Exam
- Eye Pain
- Macular Degeneration
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Vision Issues
- Glaucoma Surgery (Trabeculectomy)
Dr. Robert E Edelman 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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On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
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 (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. Edelman is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
31 Years Experience
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1987
Montefiore Medical Center
Dr. Robert E Edelman accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- AvMed Empower
- Avmed Choice
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS Florida myBlue
- Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
- Florida Blue BlueOptions
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
- Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana HMO
- Humana HMO Premier
- Humana HMO Select
- Humana National POS
- Humana Preferred PPO
- Humana Tampa Bay CoreNet
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
More about Dr. Robert E Edelman
Dr. Edelman completed his undergraduate degree at Washington University in St. Louis where he was a Phi Beta Kappa honoree. He received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania. After his internship at the University of Miami, Dr. Edelman completed his ophthalmology residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center in New York. Dr. Edelman received subspecialty training in glaucoma treatment and surgery at the renowned New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Please visit www.YourEyeDoctors.com for more information.
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