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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male

618 Toll Gate Rd
Warwick, RI 02886
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Dr. Geltzer's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Koch Eye Assoc Rtn Glcm Ctr
Warwick Office
618 Toll Gate Rd
Warwick, RI 02886
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    Dr. Geltzer's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Anterior Scleritis
    • Astigmatism
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blind Hypertensive Eye
    • Blind Hypotensive Eye
    • Blindness
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Exotropia
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Hyphema
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    • Keratitis
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nystagmus
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Pterygium
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Ischemia
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Stye
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Graduated in 1962

    Internship Hospital

    Yale New Haven Hospital
    Complete in 1963

    Residency Hospital

    Yale-New Haven Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    National Institute Neur Dis Nih
    Complete in 1968
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Geltzer & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
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    3.7 out of 5

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    3.7 out of 5

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    Dr. Geltzer's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    3 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    3 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    3 responses

    Experience with Dr. Geltzer

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.3 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Koch Eye Assoc Rtn Glcm Ctr
    Warwick Office
    618 Toll Gate Rd
    Warwick, RI 02886
    (401) 738-4800 (Office)
    (401) 738-8153 (Fax)
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