Dr. Keith Skolnick, MD

Dr. Keith Skolnick, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Keith Skolnick, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Plantation, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in ophthalmology.

850 S Pine Island Rd Ste A-100

Plantation, FL 33324

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 94% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 91% of peers
Ocular Surface Reconstruction
high
more than 89% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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13  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 5/5/2015
    Amount or Range: $200,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: BROWARD COUNTY
    State: Florida
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 South Florida / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Loyola University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mac Neal Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Skolnick has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Skolnick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Skolnick's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Skolnick to family and friends
23 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Skolnick's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Skolnick is a very thorough, kind and gentle doctor. He made me feel that I was important to him and not just a number. He seemed truly humbled at my gratefulness after cataract surgery. I have been recommending him to my family and friends.
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I was recommended to Dr. Skolnick by a friend for my cataract surgery. I was nervous and very confused about which corrective lens to choose. Dr. Skolnick was knowledgable, understanding, patient and took the time to explain the pros and cons of each lens. When I later called with a question he...more
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Dr Keith Skolnick is an amazing Dr. He is very thorough and dedicated to his patients. He goes above and beyond to care for his patients. I feel very blessed to be in his care. His office staff is friendly and very helpful. I highly recommend him.
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Dr. Skolnick is the best! I am one of those people who got cataracts in my 30's, And Dr. Skolnick made the whole procedure a breeze! He made me feel confident. Its been about 15 years now and I still see him for follow ups. He makes me feel like a friend, more then a patient! I cant tell you how...more
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Dr Skolnick is a skilled and competent surgeon. I recently had a cataract operation. It went smoothly. I am sure there are many competent surgeons in the area but what set Dr Skolnick apart was his level of care. The night after the surgery, around 8 PM, I got a call from him to check on how...more
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