Dr. Richard Apt, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 76

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Dr. Apt's Experience

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Dr. Apt's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Cooksey Vision & Cosmetic Ctr
Cooksey Vision & Cosmetic Ctr
1310 N 19th St
Monroe, LA 71201
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    Dr. Apt's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Blepharoplasty
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Conjunctivoplasty
    • Dacryocystorhinostomy
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
    • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
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    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cataract
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Entropion
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
    • Keratitis
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nystagmus
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
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    • Senile Cataracts
    • Stye
    • Tear Duct Disorders
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.
    • 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

    University of California At Irvine / California College of Medicine & Surgery
    Graduated in 1965

    Internship Hospital

    Lac Genl Hosp

    Residency Hospital

    Ochsner Medical Center

    Fellowship Hospital

    Albany Memorial Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Apt & Staff

    • English
    • Farsi
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Apt to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Dr. Apt's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Apt

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Cooksey Vision & Cosmetic Ctr
    1310 N 19th St
    Monroe, LA 71201
    (318) 388-2020 (Office)
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