Dr. John Frangie, MD

Dr. John Frangie, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. John Frangie, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in West Springfield, MA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology and hematology.

1132 Westfield St

West Springfield, MA 01089

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 96% of peers
Chalazion
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cataract
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Frangie'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. Frangie "The mission of our practice is to deliver an unmatched level of personal attention and expertise to those patients seeking to optimize their visual performance. Doctor John Frangie has made it imperative to his practice to provide Western Massachusetts patients with state of the art technology, accordingly, the NorthEast Laser Center was among the first practices in the country to incorporate laser vision breakthroughs include No Blade IntraLasik via a femtosecond technology, LASIK and PRK."

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Hematology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

70  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Dystrophy
  • Corneal Dystrophy of Bowman Layer, Type 1
  • Corneal Dystrophy of Bowman Layer, Type 2
  • Corneal Dystrophy, Fuchs' Endothelial, 1
  • Corneal Dystrophy, Fuchs' Endothelial, 2
  • Corneal Endothelial Dystrophy, Type 1
  • Corneal Flash Burns
  • Corneal Scar
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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25  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • 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 Ablation
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Surgical Procedures
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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 Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Baystate Mc Tufts University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Frangie has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Frangie's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frangie to family and friends
37 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Frangie's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

I was very nervous about my cataract surgery but was very reassured and felt well taken care of throughout the entire experience. Dr. Frangie's book, Seeing is Believing, was so informative and really helped me understand the process I would be going through. I felt confident and really looked...more
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He has no bedside manner at all. Hated him.
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He helped my mom in 2014. He is very good at his job. Thank Dr. Frangie.
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Dr Frangie is located out of state for me. I travel the distance to see him because he is the best eye physician around. I would highly recommend Dr Frangie and his staff to anyone who wishes efficiency, professionalism, on- time appointments, expertise and the most advanced technology. I am...more
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My experience with Dr.Frangie was more then just expected. I found him to be very kind and professional. He performed cataract surgery on both eyes for me and the results were truly astonishing. I highly recommend Dr.Frangie. He is truly gifted and a God send. Thank you John for giving me might...more
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