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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 50

720 S Colorado Blvd Ste 140A
Denver, CO 80246
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Dr. Oster's Experience

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Dr. Oster's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Hospital Quality

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Community Hospital
2021 N 12th St
Grand Junction, CO 81501

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
TLC Laser Eye Center
TLC Laser Eye Center
720 S Colorado Blvd Ste 140A
Denver, CO 80246
Grand Valley Lasik & Cataract
Grand Valley Lasik & Cataract
2472 Patterson Rd Unit 11
Grand Junction, CO 81505
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    Dr. Oster's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
    1
    • Anterior Vitrectomy
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Cornea Transplant
    • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
    • Pterygium Excision
    • Repair of Eye Laceration
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    2
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anisocoria
    • Astigmatism
    • Blindness
    • Cataract
    • Corneal Erosion
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Herpetic Keratitis
    • Keratitis
    • Keratoconus
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Migraine
    • Orbital Cellulitis
    • Pterygium
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Oster

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Colorado.

    0 Sanctions

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    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

    Albany Medical College
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    St Luke's Hospital
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    Geisinger Med Center
    Complete in 1995

    Fellowship Hospital

    New Eng Eye Ctr/Tufts University School Med
    Complete in 1996
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Oster & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Oster's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    3.4 out of 5

    Dr. Oster's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Oster

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.6 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Oster accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • American Republic
    • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
    • Cigna
    • Cofinity
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • USI Affinity
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
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    Office Locations

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    TLC Laser Eye Center
    720 S Colorado Blvd Ste 140A
    Denver, CO 80246
    (303) 607-0174 (Office)
    B
    Grand Valley Lasik & Cataract
    2472 Patterson Rd Unit 11
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    (970) 424-5555 (Office)
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