Dr. Barry Kels, MD

Dr. Barry Kels, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Barry Kels, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Hartford, CT. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 44 years.

19 Woodland St Ste 41

Hartford, CT 06105

Contact Information

(860) 249-2020

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna

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Keratitis
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more than 28% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kels "As a physician, I strive to provide excellent, compassionate care, working with my patients to achieve 'Best Care for a Lifetime'"
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
32

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Cataract
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 1
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 2
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 3
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 4
  • Cataract, Posterior Polar, 5
  • Cataract, Total Congenital
  • Cataract, Zonular
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, B
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, C
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, D
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, E
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, F
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, G
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, I
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, K
  • Glaucoma, Normal Tension, Susceptibility to
  • Hazy Vision
  • Keratitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Laser Microsurgery
  • Photocoagulation
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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

  • Franklin & Marshall College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • New York Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Beth Israel Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • UCONN Law School
    Other Education | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kels has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kels' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kels to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. Kels' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

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Dr. Kels accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus

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