Dr. Brian D. Ranelle, DO

Dr. Brian D. Ranelle, DO

89 reviews

Ophthalmology | Male | 69 years old

Dr. Brian Ranelle, a native of Ft. Worth, began his ophthalmology practice in 1977 after completing his fellowship in ophthalmology with the Houston Eye Associates. Dr. Brian Ranelle is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, the Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology, and the American College of Eye Surgeons. He is clinical associate professor at the University of North Texas Health Science Center Surgery Department and was on the board of examiners for the American Osteopathic College of Ophthalmology from 1986-2000. Memberships include: The American Medical Association, American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Osteopathic Association, Texas Medical Association, Tarrant County Medical Society, Tarrant County Ophthalmology Association, American Society for Prevention of Blindness, International Society of Refractive Surgeons and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. Dr. Brian Ranelle performed the first LASIK in Fort Worth and the first CK in Tarrant County. He performs laser cataract surgery using the LenSx Femtosecond Laser. Dr. Ranelle also performs intraoperative aberrometry with Smart Vision to improve clinical outcomes in cataract surgery, being one of the top 5 doctors in the U.S. to perform this advanced procedure. Dr. Brian Ranelle has over 30 years of refractive surgery experience, including LASIK, PRK, EpiLASIK, ALK and RK. He has performed thousands of LASIK procedures at Texas Eye and Laser Center with his VISX Star Laser. Dr. Ranelle has a proven record of excellence due to his commitment to Laser Vision Correction. The doctor also has extensive experience in the treatment of Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy, Retinal Disease, and No-Stitch Cataract-Implant Surgery. Dr. Brian Ranelle is married and has two children. He enjoys jogging, mountain climbing and snow skiing with his family.Read more

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in Fort Worth, TX |
Dr. Ranelle is an excellent surgeon. He was so friendly and up beat. Checked on me before and after surgery. He gave me my vision back most of all. I was very pleased with all the staff they were very helpful.
in Fort Worth , TX |
I had LASIK done in 2005. Dr. Ranelle did my surgery and it went perfect! I am very happy with my vision. I would recommend anyone wanting Lasik to come see Dr. Ranelle Kerry Tobar
in Fort Worth, TX |
Dr. Ranelle is very good at what he does. I had cataract surgery back in 2006 and I'm still seeing very well. I love that he is so informative. Dr. Ranelle is very persessional. I love the staff and the office is very nice!
in Spring town, TX |
It's been 14 years since he did my cataract surgery and my vision is still great! I trust Dr. Ranelle so much. Great bed side manner. I would recommend Dr. Ranelle to anyone. In fact I do! Johnetta Allred
in Granbury, TX |
Dr. Ranelle is very professional. The surgery from start to finish was a good experience. Everyone on his staff is amazing and helpful. I highly recommend Dr. Ranelle
in Decatur, TX |
Dr. Ranelle I just think that his work is excellent! I have been with him for many years now. His staff is amazing. I would highly recommend anyone to see Dr. Ranelle.
in Arlington , TX |
Dr. Ranelle is a great surgeon. I have zero problems with my cataract surgery. I would highly recommend seeing Dr. Ranelle he has saved my vision. I have been coming to his office for many years. I mostly see Dr. Cox now and she is just terrific! She explains in detail everything I need to know! Love this office! Mary Meek
in Fort Worth, TX |
Dr. Ranelle is a great surgeon he has made it were I can see! He has the best bed side manner. Always takes his time to answer all my questions. I would recommend dr. Ranelle to anyone! If you wanna see great come see him. Elizabeth Lopez
in Fort Worth, TX |
Dr. Cox is a great dr she is so personable. She takes her time with me and always explains in great detail. All staff is so friendly and when you go in the office is very nice and welcoming. I just can't say enough good things about Dr. Cox and all the drs in this practice.
in Grand Prairie , TX |
Dr. Ranelle is an ecpectional dr. He has great bed side manner. He has cutting edge equipment. If your looking for a great eye surgeon visit dr Ranelle he will change ur vision for life!
in Fort Worth, TX |
Dr. Ranelle is a really good job on my eye surgery. He's very thorough.
in Benbrook, TX |
Dr. Cox is a very good eye dr. The office is so well organized. She's very nice. I will never go to another eye dr again. She explains everything in detail to me. I would recommend her to anyone!
in Mansfield, TX |
Dr. Ranelle is great dr he did the best job on my eyes! I would recommend him to anyone! Great staff! Beautiful office! Dr.Cox is also a great dr so friendly and always answers all my questions!
in Saginaw, TX |
Dr. Ranelle's staff was friendly, helpful and very proffesional from the receptionist to the final technician. Dr. Ranelle completed my cataract operation evaluation providing me with complete confidence in his many years of experience. I would definitely recommend Dr. Ranelle and the Texas Eye and Laser Center to anyone requiring surgery to repair their vision.
in Crowley, TX |
As a person who fears any medical procedures, I am encouraging my family and friends to contact Dr. BRIAN RANELLE to have their vision corrected. I experienced 'No' pain. I am so relieved and pleased with my vision. No glasses, no cataracts. Thank you Dr. B. Ranelle.
in Euless, TX |
Dr.Cox is great Dr. Everything went great. Ahe helped my vision so much. Plua shes alwaya smiling and so friendly. Rafael Flores
in Waco, TX |
I am so very grateful to Dr. Ranelle. He is amazingly cutting edge SMART, professional but also genuinely warm and caring. He has given me back the gift of sight with bilateral multi focal lenses. I Love the Staff ..Also so professional, efficient, and caring. Many, many thanks!! Sherrie Watkins
in Hurst, TX |
Very profesaional. Quick and competent
in Arlington, TX |
Dr. Ranelle is amazing! Would recommend him to anyone. Dr. Cox is who I normally see and she is just so pleasant. She always tends to your needs and is so personable. I just love her! Raquel Herald
in Grapevine, TX |
Dr. Cox is fun great dr. She so personable and makes every visit great! I love coming And seeing her beautiful smile
in Haltom City, TX |
Dr. Cox is so professional she has taken care of my eyes for several years. I love her smile! TR Offutt
in Keller, TX |
Dr. Cox is amazing she is such a great dr. I love coming to her office. All of her techs are so nice and answer all my questions. Faye brown
in North Richland hills , TX |
Dr. Cox is the best eye dr I have ever been to! She is so personable. I just love her. She always answers all my questions in great detail. Most of all she always has a beautiful smile on her face! Helen Smith
in Fort Worth, TX |
Dr. Ranelle great dr. Dr. Cox is who I mostly see and I love her to death! She listens to you so good. She is the best eye dr around!
in Fort worth tx |
Dr. Cox is very nice very courteous profesional and informative really like the way she explains everything
in Euless, TX |
Dr.Cox is very thorough. She never rushes through the exam and always explains everything.
in Keller, TX |
Dr. Ranelle did a great job on my eyes. Much easier than I ever thought it would be.@
in Hurst texas |
Went in for a cataract evaluation, had a complete eye examination. Did spend a long day at the center, they were very thorough with my examination well worth the time spent there. All the staff was great Chris Martin was very patient going over my options and all of my questions. It was a long day, but left feeling good about my visit. Dr. Ranelle has done my left eye was quick and easy and now excited about getting the right eye done. Thanks too all the staff at the Texas Eye Surgery Center
in Grapevine , TX |
Dr. Ranelle is great dr he did amazing job on my surgery! I would recommend this office to anyone!
in Lake Worth, TX |
Dr.Cox is great. I would recommend her to anyone. She always explains in detal.
in Fort Worth , TX |
Dr.Cox is amazing. She always explains everything to me. I would recommend her to any one.
in North Richland Hills, TX |
Dr. Cox is a good dr she very personable. She always so happy and I love my visits with her. Would recommend anyone to this office!
in Grapevine, TX |
Dr. Ranelle is a great dr he gives me great vibes. Checked on me before and after surgery. The stayff is also very friendly!
in Keller, tx |
Great bedside manner. Very thorough. Always ask for her.
in Fort Worth , TX |
Dr. Ranelle is is miracle worker! I love this dr. Would recommend him to anyone!
in Southlake , TX |
Dr. Ranelle is great dr. Would recommend anyone to come to this office!
in Ft Worth, TX |
Dr. RANELLE is a magician scrubs! All the is so friendly. Whhhhhhaooooooo_ sooner mom
in Bedford, TX |
Very professional, always direct and to the point. A quick and confident Doctor.
in Colleyville , TX |
Dr. Cox is very great dr she is very personalble I love this office and all the staff.
in North Richland Hills, TX |
Dr. Cox is great. Dr. Ranelle did my surgery and it went amazing. Been coming to this office 12 years and would never switch to another office!
in Grand Prairie, TX |
I love dr ranelle he did a great job on my surgery. All the staff is so nice nice and would recommend this office to anyone
in Fort Worth , TX |
Dr. Cox is a great dr I would refer her to anyone. All of the staff at this office is great and so friendly.
in Euless, TX |
Dr. Cox is amazing. The staff here is great too. I always feel well taken care of and they get me right in. I'll be a lifelong patient.
in Watauga, TX |
Dr.cox is a great Dr I would recommend this office to anyone. Everyone on staff is so friendly
in North Richland Hills, TX |
Dr. Ranelle is so amazing he made my vision wonderful. I would recommend him and this office to anyone. Jess was the tech that helped me and she was very helpful and patient with me.
in NRH,TX |
Always pleased with the Doctor and support staff. Very professional and caring.
in Bedford, TX |
Love coming to this office all staff is very friendly. Dr Cox always takes great care of me.
in Decatur, TX |
I love Dr. Cox she so sweet! I cant say enough about Dr. Ranelle hea amazing. Jess helped me out today and she was all smiles.
in Fort Worth , TX |
Dr.Cox is great dr I love her she always puts a smile on my face. Her techs are great to fast paced and always answer all my questions!
in Weatherford, TX |
Dr. Cox is a great dr. I just love her. All the staff is so nice. You walk in and the greet you so friendly! Jess helped me so much today with all the questions I had.
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Dr. Brian Ranelle, a native of Ft. Worth, began his ophthalmology practice in 1977 after completing his fellowship in ophthalmology with the Houston Eye Associates. Dr. Brian Ranelle is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, the Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology, and the American College of Eye Surgeons. He is clinical associate professor at the University of North Texas Health Science Center Surgery Department and was on the board of examiners for the American Osteopathic College of Ophthalmology from 1986-2000.

Memberships include: The American Medical Association, American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Osteopathic Association, Texas Medical Association, Tarrant County Medical Society, Tarrant County Ophthalmology Association, American Society for Prevention of Blindness, International Society of Refractive Surgeons and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.

Dr. Brian Ranelle performed the first LASIK in Fort Worth and the first CK in Tarrant County.  He performs laser cataract surgery using the LenSx Femtosecond Laser.  Dr. Ranelle also performs intraoperative aberrometry with Smart Vision to improve clinical outcomes in cataract surgery, being one of the top 5 doctors in the U.S. to perform this advanced procedure.

Dr. Brian Ranelle has over 30  years of refractive surgery experience, including LASIK, PRK, EpiLASIK, ALK and RK. He has performed thousands of LASIK procedures at Texas Eye and Laser Center with his VISX Star Laser. Dr. Ranelle has a proven record of excellence due to his commitment to Laser Vision Correction. The doctor also has extensive experience in the treatment of Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy, Retinal Disease, and No-Stitch Cataract-Implant Surgery.

Dr. Brian Ranelle is married and has two children. He enjoys jogging, mountain climbing and snow skiing with his family.

Dr. Ranelle's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Education

  • Medical School
    Univ. Health/Science-Osteopathic Med. Kansas City
  • Internship Hospital
    Detroit Osteopathic Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
    Detroit Osteopathic Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Detroit Osteopathic Hospital

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Glaucoma

Procedures Performed

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery