Dr. Donald Cerise, MD

Dr. Donald Cerise, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Donald Cerise, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

4324 Veterans Blvd Ste 102

Metairie, LA 70006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trichiasis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Cerise'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.

Dr. Cerise's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cerise "Donald P. Cerise, MD is a native of New Orleans. He graduated from Tulane Medical School and completed his residency training at Tulane Hospital. Dr. Cerise completed a year of specialty training in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the eyelids and tear ducts at Albany Medical College in New York. Dr. Cerise has practiced in the New Orleans area since 1983. He provides complete and personal eye care for each of his patients throughout every phase of treatment. Dr. Cerise is accomplished in laser vision correction, cataract surgery and reconstructive surgery of the eyelids. "

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Cerise does not have any board certifications listed.

58  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exophoria
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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13  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cerise has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cerise has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cerise's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cerise to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Cerise'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Trust him to take good care of my eyes. He is polite, caring, answers all questions, and I do recommend him to all.
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I have recommended to several people over the years. I love this doctor. I had lasik about 16 years ago. I could not have been more pleased.
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