Dr. Jeffrey Minkovitz, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Minkovitz, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Jeffrey Minkovitz, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Wilmington, DE and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Massachusetts Medical School in 1990 and specializes in ophthalmology.

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)
  • 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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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

78  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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9  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

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Minkovitz to family and friends
19 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

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 (9)

Had two cataract surgeries with Dr Minkovitz and they were both totally successful. Am so pleased with outcome. Would definately recommend him and also the entire staff.
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I had a very pleasant experience which I appreciated.
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Dr. Minkovitz misrepresented the outcome of my cataract surgery. After the surgery was completed, my vision was alarmingly fuzzy. I asked to see the doctor and when he came, he told me I was wasting his time as he had other surgeries to perform. I was feeling dizzy and not prepared to leave but...more
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Good experience. Doctor excellent and staff on the ball. Would recommend gladly. Joan greenville
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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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