Dr. Rachel A. Tesser, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Female • Age 42

55 Vilcom Center Dr Suite 110
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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Dr. Tesser's Experience

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Triangle Ophthalmology, PA
Triangle Ophthalmology, PA
55 Vilcom Center Dr Suite 110
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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    Dr. Tesser's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology, 2004
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    Procedures Dr. Tesser Performs

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    Conditions Dr. Tesser Treats

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    Background Check for Dr. Tesser

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Carolina.
    • 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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    Med College Of Georgia
    Complete in 1999

    Residency Hospital

    University Wi
    Complete in 2002

    Fellowship Hospital

    Duke Hospital
    Complete in 2004
    University Wi
    Complete in 2002
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Tesser & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Tesser

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tesser to family and friends

    11 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Tesser's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 11 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Tesser
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    11 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Tesser accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?

    • American Republic
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Cigna
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Emblem Health
    • Golden Rule
    • MedCost
    • Medicare
    • Universal American
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    Office Locations

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    Triangle Ophthalmology, PA
    55 Vilcom Center Dr Suite 110
    Chapel Hill, NC 27514
    (919) 960-2720 (Office)
    (919) 960-2721 (Fax)
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