Dr. Arthur I. Geltzer, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 77

900 Warren Ave Ste 301
East Providence, RI 02914
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Koch Eye Assoc Rtn Glcm Ctr
Koch Eye Assoc Rtn Glcm Ctr
900 Warren Ave Ste 301
East Providence, RI 02914
St James Surgery Center
St James Surgery Center
444 Quaker Ln Unit 2
Warwick, RI 02886
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    Dr. Geltzer's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
    1
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    2
    • 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
    • Conjunctivitis
    • 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
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    • Hyphema
    • Keratitis
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nystagmus
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
    • 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 (Iridocyclitis)
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

    0 Sanctions

    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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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 of recommending Dr. Geltzer to family and friends

    3 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Geltzer's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 3 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Geltzer
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    3 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    3 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    Koch Eye Assoc Rtn Glcm Ctr
    900 Warren Ave Ste 301
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401) 865-6922 (Office)
    B
    St James Surgery Center
    444 Quaker Ln Unit 2
    Warwick, RI 02886
    (401) 384-6537 (Office)
    C
    Koch Eye Assoc Rtn Glcm Ctr
    618 Toll Gate Rd
    Warwick, RI 02886
    (401) 738-4800 (Office)
    D
    Koch Eye Assoc Rtn Glcm Ctr
    566 Toll Gate Rd
    Warwick, RI 02886
    (401) 738-4800 (Office)
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