Dr. Barry Kels, MD

Dr. Barry Kels, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Barry Kels, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Hartford, CT and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1974 and specializes in ophthalmology.

19 Woodland St Ste 41

Hartford, CT 06105

Contact Information

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  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Keratitis
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more than 28% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  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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9  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

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kels' Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kels' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD
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