Dr. Daniel Simon, MD

Dr. Daniel Simon, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Daniel Simon, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in ophthalmology.

4102 N Roxboro St

Durham, NC 27704

Contact Information

(919) 595-2000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Stye
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

69  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • SUNY At Geneseo
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Beth Israel Medical Centerpetrie Division
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Sentara Norfolk General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Kenneth Tuck Resident Advocacy Award, Virginia Society of Ophthalmology, 2006
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simon's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simon to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Simon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (3)

I was referred to Dr. Simon by friends when I realized I was needing cataract surgery on both eyes. He was very professional and knowledgeable. He explained everything regarding the surgeries and that it would not be painful and it was not. I have not been able to see since grade 3 in grammar...more
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Dr. Simon was very professional and has a very caring demeanor. I had cataract surgery and it was a great success and I had all the confidence in his decision. He explained all expectations to me and has a wonderful bed side manner. I highly recommend Dr. Simon as your Ophthalmology physician....more
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Great, I had a cataract in both eyes and had to have them taken out weeks apart. I had Dr. Simon for the first time, not knowing anything about him. I did great with the surgery and was pleased greatly with Dr. Simon. He explained each step and made me comfortable with all of it. He is a great...more
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