Dr. Andrew Swan, MD

Dr. Andrew Swan, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Andrew Swan, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Hamden, CT and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci in 2002 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2880 Old Dixwell Ave Ste 3

Hamden, CT 06518

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Farsightedness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Astigmatism
very high
more than 98% of peers
Presbyopia
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

52  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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5  Procedures

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

  • U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Hospital Of Saint Raphael
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Yale University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Swan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Swan's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Swan to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Swan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (3)

Dr swan is fantastic ! I had cataracts surgery on both eyes and it' was a great experience. I can see crystal clear now and close to 20/20.. his staff at his office and surgery center are very kind and considerate Thank you so much Dr. Swan!!!
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I have used this MD twice and this last time I scheduled two appointments and both were cancelled. On top of that the person who left the messages to cancel did so in a manner that made it clear that patient care is not a primary concern to this office. What makes this a big deal to me is this...more
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Very kind, knowledgeable and professional. I received a very thorough exam.
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