Dr. Bruce Kaplan, MD

Dr. Bruce Kaplan, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Bruce Kaplan, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Park Ridge, IL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.

444 N Northwest Hwy Ste 360

Park Ridge, IL 60068

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Floaters
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 95% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Kaplan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nystagmus
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Mayo Grad Sch Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Mayo Grad Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Uic Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaplan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaplan's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaplan to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Kaplan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Most painful eye exam I have ever experienced. I have had several surgeries on my eyes and he kept telling me to open my eyes wider when they were opened as much as I could open them. When I reminded him about my eye history he said he was well aware and kept trying to widen my eyes.I felt...more
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I waited 2 hours and 20 minutes to see him before giving up as I had to get back to work. His staff claimed it was because he is so thorough but the reality is he way overbooks himself. The office was incredibly jammed with patients waiting.
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As a new patient I had two appointments. Visual field and photos were repeated. I was concerned about insurance coverage. (?) My eyes were dialated (his breath reeked of garlic) for 20 minutes an excruciating painful exam, bright light into sensitive eyes. from previous cataract surgery. He...more
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He keeps my elderly mother waiting 3-4 hours every time she goes here !! She has to bring food with her as she can't go that long wait. NO dr is worth that Do not go here
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I have been a patient of Dr. Kaplan for over a decade. I am glaucoma suspect. He is friendly, professional, thorough, and down to earth. I have recommended others to his practice who agree with me. Because exams are thorough, expect to spend time during your visit. Because he was recognized as one...more
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