Dr. Diane Flanigen, MD

Dr. Diane Flanigen, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 60
(8)
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Dr. Diane Flanigen, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Williamsville, NY. She is 60 years old and has been practicing for 29 years.

1835 Maple Rd

Williamsville, NY 14221

Contact Information

(716) 631-2900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Fidelis Care
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Top Care Areas

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Blepharitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Floaters
very high
more than 93% of peers
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Flanigen "Dr. Diane Flanigen, owner of Flanigen Eye Care, treats a wide range of medical and surgical conditions of the eye. Using state of the art Ophthalmic equipment, Flanigen Eye Care was the first Ophthalmology practice in WNY to use the Medent Electronic Medical Records (EMR) system and we are 100% government compliant. Dr. Flanigen is dedicated to providing patients with the highest quality, and most advanced eye care with individual respect and compassion. Your medical care requires a relationship of confidence and trust between you and your doctor. Dr. Diane Flanigen graduated from the prestigious Henry Ford Hospital's Ophthalmology Program in 1988 and was Chief Resident in 1989. Dr. Flanigen offers her patients a personal approach to your eye care. Your eyes are very important, let her focus on yours!"

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Flanigen does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Refractive Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • St. John Fisher College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Erie County Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Chief Resident, Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Flanigen has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Flanigen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Flanigen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Flanigen to family and friends
4.5
based on 8 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Flanigen'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 (2)

Williamsville, NY |
Friendly staff; highly professional and yet pleasant environment; all credentials prominently displayed in waiting room;efficient process for examinations and recording of same; patient - friendly intake process. Exceptionally accomodating of emergency situation. Am most happy to have established...more
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in Clarence, NY |
Very thorough, easy to talk to, caring, very professional.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Flanigen accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Humana
  • Independent Health
    Independent Health HMO
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
    MVP Preferred EPO
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
  • Universal Health Network
    Univera Healthcare HMO

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Hospitals where Dr. Flanigen has admitting privileges

Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital
1540 Maple Rd
Williamsville, NY 14221
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