Dr. Jeffrey Minkovitz, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Minkovitz, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(15)
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Dr. Jeffrey Minkovitz, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Wilmington, DE. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

1207 N Scott St Ste 1

Wilmington, DE 19806

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma
very high
more than 98% of peers
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 95% of peers
Blepharitis
very high
more than 94% 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

  • Acquired Coloboma
  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pars Planitis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.

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 Massachusetts Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Mt Auburn Hospital Harvard Med School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Barnes Hospital Wash University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Wilmer Johns Hopkins University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Minkovitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Minkovitz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Minkovitz to family and friends
5.0
based on 15 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Minkovitz'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 (5)

in Wilmington DE |
Dr. Minkovitz is one of the best doctors I've ever been treated by. He's very skillful and has fantastic patient/doctor rapport. My cataract surgery was painless and healed perfectly in a short amount of time. I would highly recommend him for any issue regarding eyes. And all the staff I...more
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Cataract surgery came off without a hitch, very comfortable and convenient, fine result. New lens set for exactly the distance agreed. Dr. Minkovitz followed up with a phone call the night after surgery and saw me in his office the next day.
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Claymont, DE |
He is the best I've ever seen. He saved my vision.
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in Wilmington, DE |
I would absolutely recommend dr. minkovitz to everyone=young and old! he has all the best qualities that a dr. needs: knowledge, conscience, compassionate,respectful, polite, suburb dr. patient relations! he even checks up on you at home....who else does that, these days! when you find a great dr....more
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Hockessin, DE |
Professional, caring, listens, very knowledgeable.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Minkovitz accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Minkovitz has admitting privileges

Wilmington Hospital
501 W 14th St
Wilmington, DE 19801
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