Dr. Charles Breen, MD

Dr. Charles Breen, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Charles Breen, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Florence, KY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology.

7370 Turfway Rd Ste 300

Florence, KY 41042

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sjögren's Syndrome
very high
more than 97% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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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)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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

  • Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Carilion Health Sys
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Med Center La New Orleans Lsu
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Breen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Breen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Breen to family and friends
3.9
based on 18 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Breen's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Erlanger
Dr Breen did cataract surgery - normally a very simple procedure - on my husband's left eye, but after the surgery, my husband's vision was worse in that eye.  We had to rush around a couple days later because his vision was worse in that eye, Dr Breen said he was not going to remove the full-blown...more
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in Verona, KY
I would definitely recommend Dr. Breen. He took lots of time to explain my condition and answered all my questions. The staff was also extremely knowledgeable.
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in Edgewood, Ky
Dr. Breen was very caring and helpful when it came to my eye issues. He explained to me why I was having difficulty seeing and how I could fix the problem. I would recommend him to anyone.
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in Union, KY
Dr. Breen saved sight in my right eve with his examination and referral. He also remved cataracts on both eyes. Nothing but praise. He takes his time and explains in understandable terms what needs to be done and how he will proceed. Highly Recommend
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in Florence, KY
The doctor took plenty of time explaining my condition and how best to treat it. He was very easy to talk to.
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