Dr. Eric Berman, MD

Dr. Eric Berman, MD

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Age 58
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Dr. Eric Berman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from State University Of New York, College Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in ophthalmology, neuro-ophthalmology, and more.

171 Ashley Ave

Charleston, SC 29425

Contact Information

(843) 792-1414

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Diplopia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers
Visual Field Defects
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Berman'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

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3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Disease
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Macular Edema
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Visual Field Defects

12  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Tear Duct Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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 Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • State University Of New York, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Long Island College Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Berman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Berman's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berman to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Berman'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 (2)

Dr. Berman diagnosed me with cataracts. I actually had a large tumor on my pituitary gland and was going blind. I have permanent damage to my optic nerve. I told him I could not see that it was like looking through a window with Vaseline. He replied that if I had trouble with playing tennis...more
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He misdiagnosed a pituitary tumor as cataracts. I have lost vision in my left eye as a result of his negligence.
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