Dr. Darron Bacal, MD

Dr. Darron Bacal, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Darron Bacal, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Orange, CT and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ in 1992 and specializes in ophthalmology.

325 Boston Post Rd Ste 1A

Orange, CT 06477

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

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

Diplopia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Exotropia
normal
more than 85% of peers
Esotropia
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Bacal'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*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Diplopia
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Vascular Disease

7  Procedures

  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

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

  • Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Staten Island University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bacal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bacal's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bacal to family and friends
22 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Bacal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

I am a physician and have a rare genetic defect involving the eyes. Dr. Bacall made that diagnosis after one visit; I had seen several other ophthalmologists over the past 8 years to no avail. He has helped me find the proper lenses to improve my eyesight. He's made me feel very comfortable...more
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Horrible, rude, and had an attitude. Should not be a doctor for kids!!!!
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Dr. Bacal came recommended to us when my son was 2 by our pediatrician. He was deemed the best in the state. Exactly what I was looking for and to hear as my son's eye was beginning to cross in. After scheduling an initial appointment, I was hearing his name all over! Kids school, around town, and...more
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Dr. Bacal is an excellent pediatric ophthalmologist who is clinically astute with an impressive background. Any child in his care is fortunate to have his expertise and input.
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Dr Bacal is an excellent physician. He was able to quickly diagnose our daughter with a rare eye cancer (retinoblastoma) and help us to get the best treatment for her. Because of his quick diagnosis, our daughter's eye was saved and some vision restored. He is our eye physician for both of our...more
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