Dr. Aaron Parnes, MD

Dr. Aaron Parnes, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 36
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Aaron Parnes, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in New Haven, CT. He is 36 years old and has been practicing for 10 years.

40 Temple St Ste 1B

New Haven, CT 06510

Contact Information

(203) 785-2020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Parnes performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 88% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
high
more than 85% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Cystoid Macular Edema
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pars Planitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Posterior Vitreous Detachment
  • Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retina-Vitreous Disorders
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Cysts
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Uveitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreoretinal Degeneration
  • Vitreous Detachment
  • Vitreous Diseases
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Eye Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Macular Hole Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Macular Translocation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Photocoagulation
  • Pneumatic Retinopexy
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Freezing (Cryopexy)
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Scatter Laser Treatment
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Ultrasound, Eye
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Johns Hopkins Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Pennsylvania State University / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Christiana Hlth Care Systems
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of Maryland Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Parnes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Parnes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Parnes to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Parnes' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Norway, ME |
Dr Parnes is the ultimate professional. I had a severe detached retina and he was able to repair it so that I now have sight. Forever grateful, plus he is a nice guy.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Parnes accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Connecticare
    Connecticare HMO
    Connecticare POS
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty

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