Dr. Jacqueline Carrasco, MD

Dr. Jacqueline Carrasco, MD

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Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
43 y/o
(17)

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Dr. Jacqueline Carrasco, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 13 years. She specializes in ophthalmology.

Wills Eye Hospital

840 Walnut St Ste 910

Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone Health Plan East

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Top Care Areas

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

Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Keratitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Carrasco'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

  • Acquired Coloboma
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Photokeratitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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19  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Tear Duct Surgery

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

  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Crozer-Chester Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Crozer Chester Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wills Eye Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carrasco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carrasco's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carrasco to family and friends
17 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Carrasco'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

Patient Comments (15)

Dr. Carrasco is an excellent surgeon. My results are absolutely phenomenal! I could not be happier! Her professionalism and compassionate attitude towards her patients are first class. Her entire staff was extremely helpful throughout the entire process. I would recommend Dr. Carrasco to anyone...more
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Dr. Carrasco operated on my eyelids on May 23. I am very pleased with the results of the surgery. Dr. Carrasco is an excellent doctor and surgeon, as well as being a very kind and caring person. Her entire staff was also excellent and very responsive.
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I love Dr. Jackie Carrasco! She is an excellent doctor. She patiently answered all my questions and explained the procedures very well, what made me feel very comfortable. I feel she has truly the best interest and really cares for her patients. I am very happy with the results and her professional...more
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I suffered from ptosis for several years. Dr. Carrasco performed ptosis surgery twice. After both surgeries, I complained of burning, stabbing pain, and constant watering. One eye did not fully close, both were light and wind sensitive. I used drops constantly. A tear duct plug was inserted twice....more
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I am a hospital employee and have had the opportunity of observing numerous physicians over the years. Dr. Carrasco is among the best. When you hear of other eye surgeons trusting her with their own care, there is no better sign. She and her staff are both competent and skilled while maintaining...more
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