Dr. Benjamin Bakall, MD

Dr. Benjamin Bakall, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Benjamin Bakall, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Gilbert, AZ and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from University of Uppsala / Medical Faculty in 2005 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3509 S Mercy Rd Ste 101

Gilbert, AZ 85297

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Retinal Ischemia
very high
more than 96% of peers
Macular Edema
very high
more than 94% of peers
Macular Hole
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cancer
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Night Blindness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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17  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Electrodiagnostic Testing
  • Electrophysiology
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Injection
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Genetic Testing
  • Intravitreal Injection
  • Macular Degeneration Genetic Testing
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Testing
  • Visual Evoked Potential (VEP)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • University of Uppsala / Medical Faculty
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University Of Arizona College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of Arizona College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University Of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bakall has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Swedish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bakall's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bakall to family and friends
9 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Bakall's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Bakall is the third retinal specialist we have seen. We love him and his office staff. Dr. Bakall is very knowlegable, yet still compassionate. He makes sure our questions are answered completely. The office staff are friendly and professional.
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Extremely organized office with an outstanding staff. Dr. Bakall is warm and personable and very good at what he does. I would recommend him and his assistants any day! Very Happy!
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Dr. Bakall has good bedside manners and he's very professional. Also, he's very knowledgeable and I will highly recommend him.
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I'm very satisfied with the Dr. Bakall and staff. At Dr. Bakall's office you never feel rushed and staff take time with you as well.
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Dr. Bakall is just brilliant. He is extremely knowledgeable about retina disease. He is friendly and kind. His office staff is outstanding as well. This is one doctor I do not mind visiting every month. Thank you for all that you do Dr. Bakall!
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