Dr. Jeffrey Oberman, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Oberman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Jeffrey Oberman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Westport, CT and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1976 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.

877 Post Rd E

Westport, CT 06880

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Connecticare
  • 16 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 91% of peers
Blepharitis
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Oberman'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Oberman "Jeffrey Oberman, M.D. is passionate about ophthalmology and the joy that comes from helping people to see better. Supported by a caring staff, he takes great pride in the individual attention given to each patient."

4  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Ophthalmic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

64  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Migraine
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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16  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • City University Ny
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of Miami Jackson Memorial Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Pittsburgh Eye and Ear Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • America's Top Physicians, 2011
  • American Medical Association's Physician Recognition Award, 98-01, 03-
  • Connecticut Magazine Top Doctor, 2009,2010,
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Oberman's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Oberman to family and friends
38 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Oberman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (23)

Excellent surgeon with outstanding results for me 20/20 restored. Only concern is that the Westport office is always overbooked and follow up visits required 1 hour + waits.
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Extremely competent. Cataract surgery in both eyes resulted in 20/20 vision in both eyes. Very happy with results. Takes all the time necessary to answer questions in a thorough manner.
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I’ve been a patient of Dr. Oberman’s for well over 30 years. I have always been extremely satisfied with his care. He is kind, courteous, professional and thorough. Most importantly, he is highly knowledgeable and has earned my utmost trust. I recently had cataract surgery in both eyes. The surgery...more
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Dr. Oberman performed a successful cataract surgery on both eyes. Recovery was minimal. He clearly explained the surgery and post-op care. Within days I could not even tell I had cataract surgery. I am confident in Dr. Oberman's knowledge and skills.
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I've been seeing Dr. Oberman for many years. He is competent, extremely thorough, and caring. I have a complex medical history, and he has always been on top of things when performing my eye-health exams. Over the years he has identified and followed up on suspicious symptoms, thereby playing a key...more
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