Dr. Lance Kugler, MD

Dr. Lance Kugler, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Lance Kugler, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Omaha, NE and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in ophthalmology.

17838 Burke St

Omaha, NE 68118

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Keratoconus
very high
more than 97% of peers
Stye
normal
more than 72% of peers
Blepharitis
normal
more than 69% of peers

Dr. Kugler'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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6  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Ne Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kugler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kugler's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kugler to family and friends
32 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (28)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Kugler'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Kugler is informative and honest. When giving me his opinion, he gave me all the options and told me which one would be best for my vision. As I have had previous surgery and some underlying health problems, he was able to give me a recommendation that would be best for my eyes and health. I...more
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Had one on one time with Dr Kugler at my consultation which most eye surgeons simply don't do. Had the ability to have all of my questions answered and my vision is incredible after having LASIK with Dr Kugler. Very friendly and personable doctor.
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I was very nervous and he helped me feel comfortable and explained everything on my level
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He was very patient with me and all my questions
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Their office is so efficient and everyone is knowledgeable and friendly.
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