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  • Awards

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  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area
  • On-Time Doctor Award On-Time Doctor Award
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • First Health
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  • Anthem
  • CareFirst BCBS

Doctors in Aapecs Eye Care

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    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Virginia Beach, VA that specialze in Ophthalmology

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Ratings & Comments

18 ratings with 7 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Aapecs Eye Care when asked is excellent. Aapecs Eye Care has been reviewed by 18 patients. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Aapecs Eye Care as provided by patient reviews is 13 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

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279 Independence Blvd
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Specialties

1 specialty

  • 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 Aapecs Eye Care

  • Dr. Ronald B Frenkel MD

    Ophthalmology

    Virginia Beach, VA

    3.5
    (18)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctor has gone to the following school

  • University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Aapecs Eye Care. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Ophthalmology near Aapecs Eye Care Virginia Beach, VA.

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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