Dr. Craig Geist, MD

Dr. Craig Geist, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Craig Geist, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from The Medical College Of Virginia in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2150 Pennsylvania Ave NW

Washington, DC 20037

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Chalazion
normal
more than 56% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
normal
more than 49% of peers
Exotropia
normal
more than 35% of peers

Dr. Geist'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*

31  Conditions Treated

13  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for District of Columbia.

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

  • The Medical College Of Virginia
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • The George Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mass Ee/Harvard U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Geist has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Geist's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Geist to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I had an outstanding experience with Dr. Geist for ptosis repair. He is very experienced, as reflected in his position as GW opthalmology chair. I had every confidence in him after I read a review about his successful correction of a botched procedure plus botched repair. My surgery was...more
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