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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 57

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Dr. Hiss' Experience

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Dr. Hiss' Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Hospital Quality

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Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center
235 W 6th St
Reno, NV 89503
Valley Hospital Medical Center
620 Shadow Ln
Las Vegas, NV 89106

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Great Basin Surgical Center
Great Basin Surgical Center
855 Golfcourse Rd
Elko, NV 89801
Eye Care Associates Of Nevada
Eye Care Associates Of Nevada
1000 Wigwam Pkwy Ste 100
Henderson, NV 89074
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    Dr. Hiss' Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Contact Lens Services
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
    2
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Astigmatism
    • Cataract
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Dry Eyes
    • Esotropia
    • Exotropia
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Hole
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Pterygium
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Stye
    • Visual Field Defects
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Hiss

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Nevada.
    • 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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    Roanoke Meml Hospital
    Complete in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Wills Eye Hospital
    Complete in 1987
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hiss & Staff

    • English
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    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. Hiss' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 5 hospitals where Dr. Hiss has admitting privileges:

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    • Northeastern Nevada Regional Hospital

    • Northern Nevada Medical Center

    • Renown Regional Medical Center

    • Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center

    • Valley Hospital Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hiss

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.3
    • 6 Star Ratings
    1 5 6

    4.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hiss to family and friends

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Dr. Hiss' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.7 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Hiss

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Hiss accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Less
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    Office Locations

    A
    Great Basin Surgical Center
    855 Golfcourse Rd
    Elko, NV 89801
    (775) 753-4700 (Office)
    (775) 753-4703 (Fax)
    B
    Eye Care Associates Of Nevada
    1000 Wigwam Pkwy Ste 100
    Henderson, NV 89074
    (702) 838-4001 (Office)
    C
    Eye Care Associates Of Nevada
    501 Rose St Ste 150
    Las Vegas, NV 89106
    (702) 384-7770 (Office)
    D
    Alta Rose Surgery Center
    501 Rose St Ste 110
    Las Vegas, NV 89106
    (702) 386-9906 (Office)
    E
    Eye Care Associates Of Nevada
    2285 Green Vista Dr
    Sparks, NV 89431
    1-800-331-4393 (Office)
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    Know Before You Go

    Know Your Choices in Contact Lenses

    From comfort to convenience, discuss these factors with your eye doctor to determine which contacts are best for you.

    At Your Appointment

    What to Ask Your Doctor About Dry Eyes

    A Closer Look at Cataracts

    In most cases, you most likely will not experience any symptoms until the cataract is advanced.
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