Dr. Bruce Koffler, MD

Dr. Bruce Koffler, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(13)
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Dr. Bruce Koffler, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Georgetown University in 1974 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.

120 N Eagle Creek Dr Ste 431

Lexington, KY 40509

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Corneal Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 96% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Koffler "I am pleased to have founded the Koffler Vision Group based on a philosophy of providing you, our patient, the most up-to-date, expert care available today. I invite you to come to our center in Kentucky for a visit and see for yourself. At Koffler Vision Group, your needs are our most important concern. ~Bruce Koffler, MD"
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Dystrophy
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Georgetown University
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Georgetown U Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Georgetown U Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Georgetown University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Koffler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Koffler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Koffler to family and friends
4.4
based on 13 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Koffler'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
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Georgetown, ky
I moved eye care to Koffler due to recommendations. After over 2 years, many tests and a surgery, I learn this office decides it doesn't accept my version of Anthem BCBS. No other Dr. I have has refused my policy. I now am forced to find another eye dr and start over in this process after...more
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in Georgetown, KY
Dr. Koffler is a highly skilled, kind, and concerned physician. I would highly recommend him and his staff to family and friends.
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