Dr. David Faber, MD

Dr. David Faber, MD

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Ophthalmology  ·  
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54 y/o
(12)

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Dr. David Faber, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in ophthalmology and vitreoretinal disease & surgery.

Rocky Mountain Retina Consultants

4400 S 700 E Ste 200

Salt Lake City, UT 84107
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Ameriben
  • American Heritage
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Conseco
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EBMS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 93% of peers
Eye Surgery
very high
more than 89% of peers
Retina Diseases
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Faber'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Faber "Rocky Mountain Retina Consultants is revered as a leader in the practice of retinal surgery. Our practice was the first retinal surgery practice established in the mountain west with our legacy dating back over four decades. With our exclusive focus on caring for the treatment and management of diseases of the vitreous, macula and retina, we have established ourselves as the best place to receive care in the States of Utah, Nevada, Wyoming and Montana. Our offices boast state-of-the art diagnostic equipment, patient friendly access, and a staff that is unsurpassed in their expertise and compassion to care for patients with these very sensitive disease processes. Care at Rocky Mountain Retina Consultants is delivered in a compassionate, socially responsible manner with our undying commitment to deliver this care in the most progressive manner available in the areas in which we specialize."
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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

37  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Migraine
  • Vitreous Detachment
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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11  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Pneumatic Retinopexy
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

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

  • University Of California
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • St Joseph's Hospital California
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Charles Retina Institute Memphis Tn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Tennessee-Memphis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Faber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Faber's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Faber to family and friends
12 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Faber'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Does not examine patient prior to having eyes dilated and then needs a follow up appoinment so he can look at patient before dilating eyes. Waste of time and money at this point.
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