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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 54

9565 Highway 78
Ladson, SC 29456
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Dr. Alfaro III:

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Dr. Alfaro III's Experience

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Dr. Alfaro III's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Dr. Alfaro III Performs

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
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Conditions Dr. Alfaro III Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

East Cooper Medical Center
2000 Hospital Dr
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Mcleod Ambulatory Surgery Ctr
Retina Consultants of Charleston
9565 Highway 78
Ladson, SC 29456
Retina Consultants of Charleston
602 E Cheves St
Florence, SC 29506
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    Dr. Alfaro III's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
    • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
    • Retinal Laser Surgery
    • Retinal Surgery
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    2
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Cataract
    • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Drusen
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Macula Halo Syndrome
    • Macular Amyloidosis
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Degeneration, Age-Related, 1
    • Macular Degeneration, Age-Related, 10
    • Macular Degeneration, Age-Related, 11
    • Macular Degeneration, Age-Related, 2
    • Macular Degeneration, Age-Related, 3
    • Macular Degeneration, Age-Related, 4
    • Macular Degeneration, Age-Related, 5
    • Macular Degeneration, Age-Related, 6
    • Macular Degeneration, Age-Related, 7
    • Macular Degeneration, Age-Related, 8
    • Macular Degeneration, Age-Related, 9
    • Macular Degeneration, Polymorphic
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Macular Pucker
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Ischemia
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    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Citadel
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    University Of California Los Angeles

    Residency Hospital

    La Cnty Hospital
    5

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alfaro III & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Alfaro III's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alfaro III

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.9
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    3.9 out of 5

    Dr. Alfaro III's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

    14 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    15 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    14 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    14 responses

    Experience with Dr. Alfaro III

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.5 out of 5

    15 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Alfaro III accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • MVP Health Care
    • Planned Administration Inc
    • POMCO Group
    • Pyramid Life
    • SelectHealth
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Universal American
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    Office Locations

    A
    Mcleod Ambulatory Surgery Ctr
    Retina Consultants of Charleston
    9565 Highway 78
    Ladson, SC 29456
    B
    Mcleod Ambulatory Surgery Ctr
    Retina Consultants of Charleston
    602 E Cheves St
    Florence, SC 29506
    (843) 763-4466 (Office)
    C
    Mcleod Ambulatory Surgery Ctr
    125 Express Ln
    Orangeburg, SC 29118
    (803) 533-4415 (Office)
    D
    Mcleod Ambulatory Surgery Ctr
    Retina Consultants of Charleston
    9565 Highway 78
    Ladson, SC 29456
    (843) 763-4466 (Office)
    E
    Mcleod Ambulatory Surgery Ctr
    Retina Consultants of Charleston
    578 Lone Tree Dr
    Mt Pleasant, SC 29464
    F
    Mcleod Ambulatory Surgery Ctr
    3531 Mary Ader Ave Ste D
    Charleston, SC 29414
    (843) 763-4466 (Office)
    G
    Mcleod Ambulatory Surgery Ctr
    Retina Consultants of Charleston
    404 Robertson Blvd
    Walterboro, SC 29488
    (843) 763-4466 (Office)
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