Dr. David Mittleman, MD

Dr. David Mittleman, MD

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55 y/o
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Dr. David Mittleman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in West Palm Beach, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.Read his story

Mittleman Eye

2000 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd Ste 400

West Palm Beach, FL 33409
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Pioneer
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Christian Care
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • CompBenefits Corp.

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 97% of peers
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
very high
more than 95% of peers
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Mittleman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mittleman "Born and raised in White Plains, New York, David settled in West Palm Beach in 1992. He received his undergraduate degree from Yale University and his medical degree from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He did his ophthalmology residency at The Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia. David is Board Certified through the American Board of Ophthalmology. Practicing general ophthalmology, David has honed his surgical skills and has developed a reputation as one the finest cataract surgeons in the Palm Beaches. David has repeatedly been chosen as a surgical investigator for national lens implant protocols including the newest accommodative cataract implants. His care and treatment also includes a large volume of glaucoma, diabetic, retina, pediatric, and cornea patients. David is on staff at Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center and utilizes The Laser and Surgical Center of the Palm Beaches for his procedures. His professional memberships include the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and the Palm Beach County Ophthalmology Society."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mittleman "To provide a lifetime of vision care in a setting of excellence."

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

124  Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Aphakia
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Binocular Vision Disorder
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract - Congenital Ichthyosis
  • Cataract - Microcornea Syndrome
  • Cataract Congenital Dominant Non Nuclear
  • Cataract Dental Syndrome
  • Cataract Hutterite Type
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chemical Burn - Eyes
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Eye Diseases
  • Color Blindness
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Conjunctival Disorders
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Convergence Insufficiency
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Scar
  • Diabetes-Like Blepharitis
  • Diabetes-Like Retinal Edema
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dilatation
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Muscle Disorders
  • Eye Strain
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Eczema
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Glaucoma - Sleep Apnea
  • Glaucoma Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Glaucoma in Ciliochorodial Detachment
  • Glaucoma in Epithelial Ingrowth
  • Glaucoma in Intra Ocular Tumours
  • Glaucoma in Iridoschisis.
  • Glaucoma in Phacomatoses
  • Hazy Vision
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Iritis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Low Vision
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Dystrophy
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Convergence Spasm
  • Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Poor Color Vision
  • Presbyopia
  • Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
  • Pterygium
  • Reading Disorders
  • Refractive Error
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Retinal Scarring
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Severe Myopia
  • Strabismus-Like Double Vision
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Aura
  • Visual Dysfunction
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Visual Field Loss
  • Vitreous Detachment
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Watering Eyes
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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42  Procedures

  • B-Scan Ultrasound
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Clear Lens Extraction
  • Cyclocryotherapy
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Medical Therapy
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Goniotomy
  • Iridotomy
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty or Iridectomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Ophthalmic Surgical Procedures
  • Peripheral Iridotomy
  • Phacoemulsification
  • Photocoagulation
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Retinal Testing
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Laser Surgery
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Greenwich Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mittleman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology, Member
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Member
  • Palm Beach County Ophthalmology Society, Member

Dr. Mittleman's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mittleman to family and friends
701 total reviews (502 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (701)

  • 5
    (655)
  • 4
    (32)
  • 3
    (4)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Mittleman'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (502)

Beautiful, well organized office with great staff, cheerful and professional. Ashley was exceptional and a definite asset to the office. Albert was helpful and answered questions about my copay due.
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My first visit to Dr. Mittleman's office was a very positive one. His offices are impressive and state of the art. His staff couldn't have been more pleasant and professional - from Jackie who started the process to technicians Sally and Nicole, to checking out with Albert. Dr. Mittleman was very...more
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Dr Mittleman is superb! Professional, personable and thorough. Listens to us ( I go with my husband) and asks if we have questions. Have recommended him to numerous friends. The personnel are friendly, helpful and efficient - all had smiles on their faces today!
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The Jupiter office was very efficient from my examination, explanation of procedures to checking out and scheduling my next appointment. My wait from being seated was only 5 minutes and each friendly staff member that assisted me seemed genuinely happy to work there. Refreshing change from the...more
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Great Office staff very helpful always take time with you. DR Mittleman is a cut above the rest of his field. MY husband both go to and trust DR mittleman The shortest two hours with the best exam.
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