Dr. Aaron Parnes, MD

Dr. Aaron Parnes, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
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Dr. Aaron Parnes, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University / College of Medicine in 2007 and specializes in ophthalmology.

40 Temple St Ste 1B

New Haven, CT 06510

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Dr. Parnes's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

66  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
  • 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
  • Retina-Vitreous Disorders
  • 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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20  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

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Parnes to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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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)

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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