Dr. Ernest W. Kornmehl, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 55

54 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02481
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Dr. Kornmehl's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114
Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Kornmehl Laser Eye Associates
Kornmehl Laser Eye Associates
54 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02481
Kornmehl Laser Eye Associates
44 Washington St
Brookline, MA 02445
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    Dr. Kornmehl's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Kornmehl's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Eye Exams
    • Eye Procedures
    • LASIK
    • Refractive Surgery
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    Background Check for Dr. Kornmehl

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Massachusetts.
    • 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

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • America's Top Doctors, 2005-2010
    • Boston Magazine Top Doctor, 2005-2010
    • American Academy of Ophthalmology Senior Achievement Award, 2006
    • Best Doctors In America, 2000-2010
    • American Academy of Ophthalmology Honor Award, 2001
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Yale New Haven/Med School
    Complete in 1988

    Fellowship Hospital

    Mass Ee Infirm/Harvard
    Complete in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kornmehl & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Kornmehl's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Kornmehl has admitting privileges:

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    • Brigham and Women's Hospital

    • Massachusetts General Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kornmehl

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kornmehl to family and friends

    62 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Kornmehl's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    60 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    62 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    61 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 50 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Kornmehl
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    62 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    62 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    62 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    62 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Kornmehl accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Kornmehl Laser Eye Associates
    54 Washington St
    Wellesley, MA 02481
    (877) 870-2010 (Office)
    (781) 237-6611 (Fax)
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    Kornmehl Laser Eye Associates
    44 Washington St
    Brookline, MA 02445
    1-877-870-2010 (Office)
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