Dr. George Brinnig, MD

Dr. George Brinnig, MD

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63 y/o
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Dr. George Brinnig, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Naples, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

MONTGOMERY EYE CENTER

270 31st St NW

Naples, FL 34120
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trichiasis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stye
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Brinnig's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Brinnig "Dr. George Brinnig is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in cataract surgery and glaucoma management. Dr. Brinnig received his Medical Degree from the University of California. Both his internship and Residency in Ophthalmology were completed at the Pacific Presbyterian Medical Center. Dr. Brinnig also completed his Masters in Medical Management at the Heinz School Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburgh. Dr. Brinnig was in private practice in California and the Northeast prior to moving to Florida. Dr. Brinnig's work has been published in several international publications including: the Annals of Internal Medicine, The American Journal of Ophthalmology and the British Journal of Ophthalmology; and has presented original research at the American Academy of Optometry He has also been asked to lecture by the American College of Surgeons and the Barkan Eye Society. Dr. Brinnig is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Medical Association. He speaks Spanish, Portuguese, and Polish fluently."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Brinnig "At Montgomery Eye Center we know that restoring vision is not just about improving your sight it s about your quality of life."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

147  Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Amaurosis Fugax
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Binocular Vision Disorder
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharochalasis
  • Blepharoptosis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brawny Scleritis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chemical Burn - Eyes
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Eye Diseases
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Disorders
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Convergence Insufficiency
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Flash Burns
  • Corneal Scar
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cyclophoria
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetes-Like Blepharitis
  • Diabetes-Like Retinal Edema
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dilatation
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eye Muscle Disorders
  • Eye Paresis
  • Eye Strain
  • Eyebrow Disorders
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Eczema
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
  • Glaucoma
  • Harada's Disease
  • Hazy Vision
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Hypotropia
  • Iritis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Leucocoria
  • Low Vision
  • Macular Amyloidosis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Dystrophy
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Monofixation Syndrome
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • North Carolina Macular Dystrophy
  • Ocular Cicatricial Pemphigoid
  • Ocular Convergence Spasm
  • Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ocular Myasthenia Gravis
  • Ophthalmia Nodosa
  • Ophthalmoplegia
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Panophthalmitis
  • Pediatric Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Reading Disorders
  • Refractive Error
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Punctata Albescens
  • Retinopathy
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus-Like Double Vision
  • Stye
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Trachoma
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vertical Heterophoria
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Aura
  • Visual Dysfunction
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Visual Field Loss
  • Vitreoretinal Degeneration
  • Vitreous Detachment
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Watering Eyes
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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56  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Argon Laser Surgery
  • Argon Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Argon Laser Treatment
  • Asian Eyelid Surgery
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Clear Lens Extraction
  • Coreoplasty
  • Corneal Tattooing
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Diagnostic Angiography
  • Endoscopic Brow Lift
  • Epikeratophakia
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Exenteration
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Injection
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Intracorneal Ring (ICR)
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Laser Office Procedure
  • Laser Surgery
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty or Iridectomy
  • Lash Enhancer
  • No-Stitch Corneal Transplantation (DLEK)
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Phacoemulsification
  • Phakic Refractive Lens Implantation
  • Photocoagulation
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Q-Switched Nd:YAG Laser Treatment
  • Radial Keratotomy
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Retinal Thermal Laser Therapy
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • Tear Drainage Surgery
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Thermotherapy
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Vitrectomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Laser Surgery
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • State Univ NY
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University of California
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Pacific Presby Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Pacific Presby Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brinnig has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brinnig's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brinnig to family and friends
667 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (667)

  • 5
    (578)
  • 4
    (64)
  • 3
    (10)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Brinnig'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

    10 to 15 minutes
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