Dr. Gil Epstein, MD

Dr. Gil Epstein, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(49)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gil Epstein, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Plantation, FL and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in ophthalmology.

850 S Pine Island Rd Ste A-100

Plantation, FL 33324

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Ectropion of Eyelid
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers

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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

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Dacryocystectomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Tear Duct Surgery

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

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Michael Reese
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Michael Reese
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Ill Eye Ear
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Epstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Epstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Epstein to family and friends
4.3
based on 49 total reviews (24 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (49)

  • 5
    (39)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Epstein'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 (24)

in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Dr. Epstein is truly a master in oculoplastic surgery. He also treats other conditions of the eye and is caring, knowledgeable and innovative. His work is superior and Fort Lauderdale is blessed to have a doctor with his ability. He is one of the best!
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in Boynton Beach FL.
Dr. Epstein removed a basal cell from my 93 year old father's eyelid and reconstructed it entirely. Dad had his final check back today and the results are miraculous. He had the best possible result, far beyond what we'd hoped for. Dr Epstein's gift encompasses his entire being, not just his...more
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in Ft Lauderdale, FL
The most efficient staff.pleasant expirénce ever. DR.Epstein is so wonderful.Kind,very informative,efficient......a very pleasant expirée ce.
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in Ft Lauderdale, FL
Dr. Epstein did both my upper and lower lids. WOW. Anytime you have surgery like this you are nervous and concerned. Dr. Epstien puts you at ease from moment one. It's not just that he has seen it all before (he has), it's more that he understands your concerns and will do everything in his...more
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in Pompano Beach,Fl
Caring, professional,excellant doctor and surgeon Would highly recommend him to my family and friends.
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