Dr. Daniel Caplan, MD

Dr. Daniel Caplan, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(11)
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Dr. Daniel Caplan, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Metairie, LA. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine and specializes in ophthalmology.

3409 N Hullen St

Metairie, LA 70002

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma
very high
more than 89% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
high
more than 88% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
normal
more than 76% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Caplan "Caplan Eye Clinic is the oldest eye care practice in the State of Louisiana.

Since its founding in 1938 by the late Dr Harry B Caplan, the Caplan Eye Clinic has provided quality eye care in a caring atmosphere.

Celebrating over 80 years since our founding, Caplan Eye Clinic is grateful to our patients for trusting us with their eye care.  "

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Caplan does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • LASIK
  • Laser Office Procedure
  • Laser Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Alton Ochsner Med Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Caplan has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Caplan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caplan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caplan to family and friends
4.6
based on 11 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Caplan'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
Under 10 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Caplan accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Blue Choice 65
    Blue Choice 65 Select
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan Wellmark PPO
    PHCS Network
    PHCS Network EPO
    PHCS Network POS
    PHCS Network PPO
    PHCS Open Access PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Tricare
    Family Health Plan HMO
    Family Health Plan POS
    Family Health Plan PPO
    Prime
    Standard
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare HMO
    Tricare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Caplan has admitting privileges

East Jefferson General Hospital
4200 Houma Blvd
Metairie, LA 70006
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Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner
180 W Esplanade Ave
Kenner, LA 70065
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