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  • Aetna
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Doctors in University Rochester Eye Institute

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    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Rochester, NY that specialze in Ophthalmology and Optometry

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Ratings & Comments

8 ratings

The Overall Average Patient Rating of University Rochester Eye Institute when asked is excellent. University Rochester Eye Institute has been reviewed by 8 patients. The rating is 4.1 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at University Rochester Eye Institute as provided by patient reviews is 10 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

University Rochester Eye Institute
100 Meridian Centre Blvd
Rochester, NY 14618

Specialties

2 specialties

  • Optometry
  • 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.

Doctors in University Rochester Eye Institute

  • Dr. Scott M Macrae MD

    Ophthalmology

    Rochester, NY

    4.1
    (8)
  • Dr. Joseph M Stamm OD

    Optometry

    Rochester, NY

  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following school

  • University Of Wisconsin School Of Medicine And Public Health
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at University Rochester Eye Institute. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Ophthalmology and Optometry near University Rochester Eye Institute Rochester, NY.

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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