Dr. Daniel Gold, MD

Dr. Daniel Gold, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Daniel Gold, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Palestine, TX. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

501 E Kolstad St

Palestine, TX 75801

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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very high
more than 90% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
more than 87% of peers
more than 83% of peers

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Dr. Gold's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gold " Dr. Daniel M. Gold has been caring for the eyes of East Texas since 1988. Dr. Gold is a graduate of the University of California and received his medical training at the University of Texas medical branch at Galveston. During that time, he receive numerous honors. He is currently a member of the Texas medical Association, Texas ophthalmology association, American Academy of ophthalmology, Christian medical Society and other prestigious organizations. Dr. Gold has served on US international teams offering teaching and medical care and many foreign countries he has participated with medical mission projects in Honduras, Armenia, northern Iraq, west Africa, East Africa, Lebanon, and Romania. Dr. Gold has served as a project coordinator and consultant with the Christian medical society, mercy chips chips, medical ministry international, and Baptist medical missions. Dr. Gold has been a leader in bringing the most modern ophthalmic microsurgical technique to the citizens of Anderson and surrounding counties he was the first to introduce small incision, stitchless cataract surgery and performed the first corneal transplant in Anderson County. This was the first organ transplant of any kind in this county. Dr. Gold also performed the first laser eye treatments in Palastine in 1989. Dr. Gold offers a wide range of surgical care. His diversified experience ranges from TECNIS, ReSTOR, LASIK, LASEK (laser vision correction) cataract surgery, glaucoma surgery, and various cosmetic procedures. What is a professional attitude and a tremendous caring manner, Dr. Gold and his staff offer innovative procedures, exams, advanced technology, full service optical shop, and experience to all of these Texas. "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gold "I am committed to offering my neighbors the most modern eye care available. "

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

63  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage


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13  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Tx Med Br Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Tx Med Br Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Montefiore Medical Center-Moses Division
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gold has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gold's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gold's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Hard to get an appt. Plan on being there a minimum of 2 hours and maybe longer. You'll see about 4 other people before he even enters the room. Won't go back.
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