Dr. Karl Holzinger, MD

Dr. Karl Holzinger, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Karl Holzinger, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Cherry Hill, NJ and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from NEW YORK UNIV SCH OF MED in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

1401 Rt 70 East

Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Holzinger's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Holzinger "Karl A. Holzinger, MD is a graduate of Rutgers College, New Brunswick, NJ. He is a graduate of New York University Medical School, New York, NY. He completed his ophthalmology residency at the Naval Hospital in San Diego, CA. He served in the Navy as Chief of the Ophthalmology Department of Great Lakes Naval Hospital, Assistant Chief of Ophthalmology Services at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, HI and then ended his Naval career as Chief of Ophthalmology Services at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, HI. Dr. Holzinger has lectured in many countries as well as been on many medical missionary trips. As a Board Certified Ophthalmologist, Dr. Hozinger's special areas of expertise include Premium Cataract, Glaucoma, as well as providing diagnosis and treatments of all types of visual problems. Dr. Holzinger is active in many professional organizations and memberships."
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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

74  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • 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
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Still's Disease
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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11  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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.


  • Rutgers University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Naval Hospital San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Naval Hospital San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Holzinger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Holzinger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Holzinger to family and friends
7 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Holzinger's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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Patient Comments (6)

I was referred to Dr. Holzinger by a friend for cataract surgery and couldn't be happier. I was extremely nervous and everyone at Wills Hospital was great. I kept putting this surgery off with another doctor and I'm glad I did. Otherwise I would not have found Dr. Holzinger. He is very kind,...more
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The dilating product used at this location seems to cause blurred vision and discomfort longer than experienced in another eye care center I tried. Dr. Holzinger is generally a nice person, but at times appears disinterested in fully discussing the higher level premium treatment products and...more
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My son was about 13 years old when a kid threw a stick at him and it went right into his eyeball! Dr. Holzinger actually sewed up the laceration - it looked just like a button hole stitch - he did it all by hand! amazing! he was so wonderful with my son too... just so personable and made both...more
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Dr. Holzinger and Staff took care of my mother as if it was their own mother. Not only was my mother happy but as the caregiver I was very happy. The kindness and caring atmosphere was all around. We thank you very much and we also wanted to let others know of the excellent care at Eye...more
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