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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 50

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Hospital Quality

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Memorial Hospital West
703 N Flamingo Rd
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
Memorial Hospital Miramar
1901 SW 172nd Ave
Miramar, FL 33029

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Premium Eye Centers Pembroke Pines
Premium Eye Centers Pembroke Pines
17900 5th St
Hollywood, FL 33029
Premium Eye Centers - Aventura
Premium Eye Centers
2925 Aventura Blvd
Aventura, FL 33180
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    Dr. Preschel's Experience

    Dr. Preschel's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract Surgery
    • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
    • Glaucoma

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
    1
    • Astigmatic Keratotomy
    • Clear Lens Extraction
    • Cornea Surgery
    • Cornea Transplant
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Laser Cataract Surgery
    • LASIK
    • Peripheral Iridotomy
    • Phakic Refractive Lens Implantation
    • Refractive Lens Exchange
    • Refractive Surgery
    • Trabeculectomy
    • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
    2
    • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
    • Allergic Conjunctivitis
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Aphakia
    • Astigmatism
    • Blepharitis
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cataract
    • Cataract Surgery Complications
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Conjunctival Disorders
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Corneal Dystrophy
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Migraine
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pterygium
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Uveitis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Visual Field Defects
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Preschel

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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.
    4

    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Faculty Med University Ctrl Venezuela
    Graduated in 1990

    Internship Hospital

    Beth Israel Med Center
    Complete in 1994

    Residency Hospital

    New York Eye & Ear Infirmary
    Complete in 1997

    Fellowship Hospital

    Phillips Eye Institute
    Complete in 1998

    Undergraduate Schools

    Central U Of Venezuela
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Preschel & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Preschel's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Memorial Hospital Miramar

    • Memorial Hospital West

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.7
    • 15 Star Ratings
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    4.7 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Preschel to family and friends

    4.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    Dr. Preschel's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.8 out of 5

    15 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.9 out of 5

    15 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.9 out of 5

    15 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    15 responses

    Experience with Dr. Preschel

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.8 out of 5

    14 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.7 out of 5

    15 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Preschel accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Aetna
    • AvMed
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

    A
    Premium Eye Centers Pembroke Pines
    17900 5th St
    Hollywood, FL 33029
    (305) 222-7082 (Office)
    B
    Premium Eye Centers - Aventura
    Premium Eye Centers
    2925 Aventura Blvd
    Aventura, FL 33180
    (305) 222-7082 (Office)
    (305) 515-5606 (Fax)
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    Premium Eye Centers - Miami
    2441 Douglas Rd
    Coral Gables, FL 33145
    (305) 222-7082 (Office)
    (305) 515-5606 (Fax)
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