Dr. Charles Oestrich, MD

Dr. Charles Oestrich, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. Charles Oestrich, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Milford, CT and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Washington Univ Sch Of Med in 1975 and specializes in ophthalmology.

63 Broad St

Milford, CT 06460

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
high
more than 88% of peers
Drusen
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Oestrich'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
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • The Ohio State University Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Oestrich has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Oestrich's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Oestrich to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Oestrich'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 (2)

Dr. Oestrich is an excellent doctor! Not only is he a caring individual, but he is knowledgeable and experienced. I felt most secure in his care. I would recommend him highly. I am grateful for his steady hand!!
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Dr. Oestrich is an excellent ophthalmologist. My entire family utilizes his care; he not only is intelligent but he is compassionate. He listens and takes the time to answer all of your questions. Dr. Oestrich is the enigma of modern medicine and specialists. He cares and moves from one patient...more
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