Dr. Andrew Batchelet, MD

Dr. Andrew Batchelet, MD

Ophthalmology  |  

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Dr. Batchelet graduated from Penn State University with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology. He then received his medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine. He completed his internship at UPMC Mercy and his Ophthalmology residency at Wills Eye Institute in Philadelphia. Dr. Batchelet is a comprehensive ophthalmologist, trained in a wide range of diagnostic and surgical interventions, including the most advanced cataract & refractive techniques. He also has special training in modern developing world surgical care obtained in Peru. Dr. Batchelet is a member of the Pennsylvania Medical Society and the Allegheny County Medical Society. Andrew Batchelet, MD joined the Laurel Eye Clinic after spending the past three years in practice with Eye Physicians & Surgeons, LTD, of Wexford, PA. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. Dr. Batchelet is available for appointments at the Laurel Eye Clinic Grove City, Seneca and Brookville locations.

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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Experience for Dr. Batchelet

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Top Care Areas for Dr. Batchelet by Patient Volume


Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Dr. Batchelet performed this procedure on more patients than 94% of his peers nationwide.

very high


Excision of Chalazion

Dr. Batchelet performed this procedure on more patients than 93% of his peers nationwide.

very high


Foreign Body Removal from Eye

Dr. Batchelet performed this procedure on more patients than 93% of his peers nationwide.

very high

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  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Dr. Batchelet does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Keratitis
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects


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  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • Pennsylvania State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Virginia / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Wills Eye Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Batchelet has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Batchelet has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Batchelet's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Batchelet to family and friends
based on 11 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Batchelet's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Sandy Lake, PA |
I saw Dr. Batchelet one time for a dilated exam. He also noted drooping eyelids. I found him to be very efficient, cheerful and explained everything out to me. Answered any questions I had. And, yes, I would recommend him to family and friends.
in New Bethlehem, Pa |
I recently had cataract surgery performed by Dr Andy Batchelet and I could not have asked for a more positive experience. His staff took care of all my needs before and after surgery. Dr Andy took the time to thoroughly explain the procedure to me. Both surgeries outcomes were perfect. I would HIGHLY recommend him to anyone considering cataract surgery.
in Bethel Park, PA |
I have recommended Dr. Batchelet to family members and friends. I had very bad cataracts in both eyes and was very nervous about the surgery. Dr. Batchelet was so kind and compassionate and reassured me that all would go well. I was had severe myopia before the surgery and wore very thick lenses. I can see distance clearly now and don't need glasses, with the exception of occasional reading glasses for close work. This surgery literally changed my life. This doctor is an excellent surgeon.
in Brookville, PA |
Dr. "Andy" was a true blessing to me. He restored my vision and made me feel very at ease. His staff is knowledgeable and professional. I would recommend him to everyone.
Clarion, PA |
Dr. Batchelet is so kind and caring!
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Dr. Batchelet accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UPMC

Hospitals where Dr. Batchelet has admitting privileges

Windber Medical Center
600 Somerset Ave
Windber, PA 15963
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