Dr. George Hewes, MD

Dr. George Hewes, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
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Dr. George Hewes, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Palo Alto, CA and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med in 1966 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3801 Miranda Ave Ste 112B1

Palo Alto, CA 94304

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Tear Duct Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Blocked Tear Duct
very high
more than 93% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Hewes'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

58  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • King Co Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Los Angeles County-U S C Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1968
  • U C S F Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • University Of California-San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hewes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hewes' Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hewes to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. Hewes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I highly recommend Dr. Hewes for his ability to practice medicine competently and compassionately. He is top of the line.
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