Dr. Alan Margolis, MD

Dr. Alan Margolis, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Alan Margolis, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Lone Tree, CO and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Amherst College in 1978 and specializes in ophthalmology.

10099 Ridgegate Pkwy Ste 365

Lone Tree, CO 80124

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medico
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 92% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 91% of peers
very high
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

36  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
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5  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • Amherst College
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Georgetown University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • State University of New York University Medical School (Brooklyn)
    Medical School | Graduated
  • New Rochelle Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Margolis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Margolis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Margolis to family and friends
78 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (78)

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Dr. Margolis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Used to be a good place to go. Now, it's all about money. He tries to sell you products and procedures that are not covered by insurance. So, you have to pay out of pocket. He sold me some eyelash hygiene product for a problem that could have been solved with baby shampoo. He pulled the same stunt...more
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Dr. Margolis only recommends products that are beneficial for a patients condition. The insurance coverage aspect is the patients responsibility to know. Patients are welcome to take Dr. Margolis' recommendations and explore other cost effective options if they wish. Please let us know if we can be of assistance. Best wishes.

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Dr. Margolis is the first Opthalmic Dr. to diagnose the cause of my dry eye syndrome. He continues to make the investments in technology and staff training to ensure I am getting the best possible care.
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Dr M is a pleasant, informative and thorough doctor. I was given clear instructions and support,.
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Dr. Margolis is an excellent doctor, I trust his opinion and recommendations, and feel confident that what he is saying and doing as my doctor is right for me. Almost every time I come for my check-up I undergo tests using new, state of the art equipment.
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Excellent visit.
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