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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 58

701 Park Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55415
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Hospital Quality

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Fairview Southdale Hospital
6401 France Ave S
Edina, MN 55435
AllinaHealth - United Hospital
333 Smith Ave N
Saint Paul, MN 55102

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Minneapolis, MN 55415
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    Dr. Williams' Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Anterior Vitrectomy
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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    • Acute Endophthalmitis
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Astigmatism
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blindness
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cataract
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Chorioretinitis
    • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
    • Contusion of the Eyeball
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
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    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Hypotony of Eye
    • Keratitis
    • Keratoconus
    • Lazy Eye
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
    • Nearsightedness
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Pars Planitis
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemangioma
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Ischemia
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Retinal Telangiectasia
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Retinoschisis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Toledo College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1984

    Internship Hospital

    Dartmouth Hitchcock
    Complete in 1985

    Residency Hospital

    Med College Of Wisconsin
    Complete in 1988

    Fellowship Hospital

    Med College Of Wisconsin
    Complete in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Williams & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Williams' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • AllinaHealth - United Hospital

    • Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minneapolis

    • Fairview Range Medical Center

    • Fairview Southdale Hospital

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    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Williams' Office & Staff

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    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    6 responses

    Experience with Dr. Williams

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    Office Locations

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    701 Park Ave
    Minneapolis, MN 55415
    (612) 873-2300 (Office)
    (612) 904-4261 (Fax)
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