Dr. John Engel, MD

Dr. John Engel, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Engel, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in E Brunswick, NJ and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in ophthalmology. He speaks Spanish.

4 Cornwall Dr

E Brunswick, NJ 08816

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Diplopia
very high
more than 91% of peers
Esotropia
normal
more than 81% of peers
Extraocular Muscle Surgery
normal
more than 47% 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

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Graves' Disease
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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Procedures

  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Northwestern U/Evanston Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Evanston Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Interfaith Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Childrens Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Engel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Engel does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Engel and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Engel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Engel to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. Engel's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
POOR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Engel accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Engel has admitting privileges

RWJ University Hospital New Brunswick
1 Robert Wood Johnson Pl
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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