Dr. Fredrick Isaacs, MD

Dr. Fredrick Isaacs, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Fredrick Isaacs, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Silver Spring, MD and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1976 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3801 International Dr Ste 208

Silver Spring, MD 20906

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinal Hemorrhage
very high
more than 97% of peers
Diplopia
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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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

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Isaacs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Isaacs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Isaacs to family and friends
2.7
based on 17 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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

Dr. Isaacs' Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Owings Mills, MD
Dr. Isaacs was patient and gave me all the time I needed. Really knowledgeable.
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in Silver spring, maryland
This doctor had a poor bedside manner. Was very brusque and did an extremely poor job explaining what was goingon with my eyes....And told me to refer to the handouts the nurse would give me. What a jerk!
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in Silver Spring
He is extremely knowledgeable and is always willing to take extra time to listen and treat my medical issues.
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in Rockville, MD
knowledgeable. Never rushes, takes his time in examining your eyes. Feels he is detailed and gives the best care.
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