Dr. Diane Karalekas, MD

OphthalmologyFemaleAge 60

Dr. Diane Karalekas, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Marlborough, MA and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Weill Cornell Medical medical school in 1989. She is affiliated with Marlborough Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Karalekas to book an appointment.

Dr. Karalekas

Eye Phys Marlborough/Worcester

65 Boston Post Rd W Ste 250 Marlborough, MA 01752
Accepting new patients

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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Karalekas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ocular Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karalekas treats Ocular Hypertension more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Karalekas treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Glaucoma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karalekas treats Glaucoma more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Karalekas treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Senile Cataracts
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karalekas treats Senile Cataracts more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Karalekas treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Karalekas' conditions and procedures:

  • Acquired Coloboma
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anisocoria
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diplopia
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Retinal Cysts
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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(508) 481-0815

Dr. Karalekas accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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Dr. Karalekas' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Karalekas

3.9

Based on 7 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Diane Karalekas, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Marlborough, MA and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

1995
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1990
St Vincent's Hosp
Internship Hospital
1989
Weill Cornell Medical
Medical School
,

Awards

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What are Dr. Diane Karalekas, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Karalekas frequently treats Ocular Hypertension, Glaucoma, and Senile Cataracts. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Karalekas treats.

Where is Dr. Diane Karalekas, MD's office located?

Dr. Karalekas' office is located at 65 Boston Post Rd W Ste 250, Marlborough, MA 01752. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Eye Phys Marlborough/Worcester

Eye Phys Marlborough/Worcester65 Boston Post Rd W Ste 250 Marlborough, MA 01752
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Karalekas is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Marlborough Hospital

Marlborough, MA

62% Patient Experience Rating, 7% lower than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)