Dr. George Spaeth, MD

Dr. George Spaeth, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 86
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Dr. George Spaeth, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Tamaqua, PA and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1959 and specializes in ophthalmology.

37 Medical Crossing Rd

Tamaqua, PA 18252

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
normal
more than 59% of peers
Macular Edema
normal
more than 55% of peers
Macular Hole
normal
more than 55% of peers

Dr. Spaeth'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*

23  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

2  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1959
  • University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1960
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1963
  • National Institute Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1965

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Spaeth has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spaeth's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spaeth to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. Spaeth's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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