Dr. Eric Postel, MD

Dr. Eric Postel, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Eric Postel, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2351 Erwin Rd

Durham, NC 27705

Contact Information

(919) 681-3937

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Postel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Retina Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Postel treats Retina Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Postel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Eye Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Postel performs Eye Surgery more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Postel performs this procedure more than 86% of his peers

Eye Cancer
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Postel treats Eye Cancer more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Postel treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Retinal Cancer

Dr. Postel's conditions and procedures:

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Brain Disorders
Cancer
Cornea Surgery
Corneal Diseases
Diplopia
Eye Cancer
Eye Infections
Eye Surgery
Eyelid Disorders
Foreign Body in Eye
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Graves' Disease
Headache
Migraine
Optic Neuritis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Retina Diseases
Sarcoidosis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Strabismus
Temporal Arteritis
Thyroid Disease
Ulcer
Vascular Disease
Visual Field Defects
Vitreoretinal Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

I see a large variety of patients who suffer from a multitude of eye diseases that affect the back of the eye specifically the retina and vitreous. I treat some simple but mostly complex retinal diseases most commonly macular degeneration and diabeti...

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

1997
Duke University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Eye Institute Medical College Of Wisconsin
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Duke Eye Center
Residency Hospital
1992
The Miriam Hosp
Internship Hospital
1991
Jefferson Medical College
Medical School
1997
1996
1995
1992
1991

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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