Dr. Geoffrey Emerson, MD

Dr. Geoffrey Emerson, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Geoffrey Emerson, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Maplewood, MN. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

2845 Maplewood Dr # 213

Maplewood, MN 55109

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Retina Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
very high
more than 97% of peers
Floaters
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Emerson "My goal is to provide the best retinal treatments available, and to treat all patients with respect and compassion"
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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

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Panophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinoschisis
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Ulcer
  • Vertical Heterophoria
  • Vitreous Detachment
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Photocoagulation
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Ultrasound
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Hospital Of St. Raphael
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital, Wilmer Eye Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Oregon Health Sciences University, Casey Eye Institute (Retina Fellowship)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Yale Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology (PhD)
    Other Education | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Emerson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Emerson to family and friends
5.0
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Emerson'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
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
St Paul, MN |
Dr. Emerson was very professional, very easy to talk too, explaining what was wrong, what can be done for you. He is excellent.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Emerson accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Ucare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Emerson has admitting privileges

Abbott Northwestern Hospital
800 E 28th St
Minneapolis, MN 55407
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AllinaHealth - United Hospital
333 Smith Ave N
Saint Paul, MN 55102
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Fairview Southdale Hospital
6401 France Ave S
Edina, MN 55435
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Hennepin County Medical Center
701 Park Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55415
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