Dr. Jeffrey N. Kaplan, MD

Dr. Jeffrey N. Kaplan, MD

Ophthalmology | Male | 61 years old

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We understand the precious nature of vision and always strive to offer our patients excellence in eye care. Our team of professionals works collaboratively, in a warm and caring environment, to instill confidence in our abilities to provide our patients with the best eye care possible.Read more

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4.8
based on 20 total surveys (10 with reviews)
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in Trumbull, CT |
Explains what he is going to do. Answers your questions. Very concerned about your eye care. Does awesome cataract surgery.
in Fairfield, CT |
NARESH DOSHI FAIRFIELD, CT | Dr. Kaplan performed my cataract surgery on my both eye on Feb.5 and April 5,2016 (on my birth day) and did a great job., Dr. Kaplan explained the surgery in detail to me and assured me I'll be safe. He's team is awesome & will recommend him to anyone!! Special note at the surgery center as soon as some one notice about April 5th all the staff celebrate birth day even in operation room. Bpt ANESTHESIA Dr Vaidya and his Team THANK YOU
in Bridgeport, CT |
Dr. Kaplan performed my cataract surgery on my left eye on May 3,2016 and did a great job. Thou I was nervous at first, Dr. Kaplan explained the surgery in detail to me and assured me I'll be safe. He's team is awesome & will recommend him to anyone!!
in Stratford, CT |
This was my first experience with Dr. Kaplan for removal of a cataract on my right eye. I had Lasik to correct my vision 18 years ago and he explained that patients who have had that procedure might not have the best outcome after cataract surgery and could possibly require glasses to correct their vision. He was very thorough in taking all the necessary measurements prior to my procedure to insure the best results. I am happy to report that I ended up with 20/20 vision!
in Stratford, CT |
Great and would defiantly recommend to a friend
in Milford, CT |
Dr. Kaplan has done my cataract surgery for both eyes. Him and his staff were exceptional on all levels. His expertise goes without saying but his level of patience and care stands out among the rest.
in Trumbull, CT |
His explanation of procedure (cataract surgery) was thorough and clear, and he was prepared to answer as many questions as I had. I never had the feeling that he was rushed, and has a sense of humor, which is always appreciated. His office staff is pleasant and helpful.
in Stratford, CT |
I visited Dr Kaplan's office and I was so impressed to see how warm and caring he actually is. Doctors can come across intimidating and too unapproachable but Dr. Kaplan is the opposite of that. Thank you for your caring nature and please never let anything change such a rare quality in your field.
in Bridgeport, CT |
Dr. Kaplan is a wonderful doctor that cares not only about your eyes and vision but your overall well being. Highly recommended.
in Connecticut |
I was a patient of Dr. Kaplan's for more than 3 years. He performed cataract removals and lens implants on both eyes and monitored my eyes for complications of diabetes. But when I changed insurers to Medicaid his office dropped me like a hot rock and could not provide a single recommendation. So all his caring is really a facade.
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Dr. Kaplan's Care Philosophy

We understand the precious nature of vision and always strive to offer our patients excellence in eye care. Our team of professionals works collaboratively, in a warm and caring environment, to instill confidence in our abilities to provide our patients with the best eye care possible.

Dr. Kaplan's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hypertropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Education

  • Medical School
    Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1981

  • Internship Hospital
    St Elizabeths Hospital

    Completed in 1982

  • Residency Hospital
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine

    Completed in 1985

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Dubroff Eye Center

    Completed in 1986

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Lens Implant Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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