Dr. Gary Cassel, MD

Dr. Gary Cassel, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gary Cassel, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Towson, MD. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

8415 Bellona Ln Ste 104

Towson, MD 21204

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Keratitis
very high
more than 88% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 88% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
50

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Wills Eye Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Wilmer Inst-Johns Hopkins H
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cassel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cassel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cassel to family and friends
3.4
based on 12 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Cassel's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Glen Arm, MD |
I have been going to Dr. Cassel for over 10 years for routing eye checks and various infections. I have found him to be very professional and knowledgeable.He takes the time to explain things in "English" and to answer any question. I would definitely recommend him.
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in Towson, MD |
I was able to get an appointment quickly. Dr. Casey was thorough and very friendly. I'm glad I found him.
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in Baltimore, MD |
I needed to see ophthalmologist and a neighbor recommended Dr. Cassel. The staff got me in quickly, but once I got to the office, I was treated like a burden, not a patient. Dr. Cassel may be a fine doctor, but I found him to be agitated, stressed, curt and frankly unpleasant. One the second...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cassel accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Cassel has admitting privileges

Greater Baltimore Medical Center
6701 N Charles St
Towson, MD 21204
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