Dr. Jose Bigles-Geigel, MD

Dr. Jose Bigles-Geigel, MD

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Age 45
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Dr. Jose Bigles-Geigel, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Covington, GA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in 2002 and specializes in ophthalmology.

4159 Mill St NE

Covington, GA 30014

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Bigles-Geigel performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Floaters
very high
more than 91% of peers
Ectropion of Eyelid
very high
more than 89% of peers
Excision of Chalazion
high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Bigles-Geigel'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. Bigles-Geigel "Dr. Bigles is a fellowship trained refractive surgeon who has perfected the Blade-free Lasik Technique. Dr. Bigles is fluent in both Spanish and English, and has held several leadership positions in the community. He served as an Interpreter for the Grady Health System."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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17  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Georgia State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Cabrini Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Dellorusso Laservision
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bigles-Geigel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bigles-Geigel's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bigles-Geigel to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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  • 4
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Dr. Bigles-Geigel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Bigles-Geigel said my elderly diabetic dad could have dramatically improved vision with cataract removal, and his office moved to schedule cataract surgery on both eyes immediately. When I requested a formal report on his findings about my dad's eyes, I got nothing. I got a second opinion from...more
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Very professional. Takes time with you. Thorough explanation of the procedure. Calms you down. Excellent follow up.
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