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Dr. Lawrence Katzen, MD

Dr. Lawrence Katzen, MD

Ophthalmology ·  Male · Age 69

  

Dr. Lawrence Katzen, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Boynton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 38 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.


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(561) 732-8005

Dr. Katzen accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
American Postal Workers Union (APWU)
Assurant Health
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access
Blue Access PPO
Blue Advantage
Blue Advantage Plus
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Card
Blue Card PPO
Blue Care Connection PPO
Blue Care Network
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
BlueDental Choice
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MEGA Life and Health Insurance Company
Meritain Health
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Mutual Medical
National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC)
Neighborhood Health Plan
Private HealthCare Systems
Tricare
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Katzen's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Iridocyclitis
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Dr. Katzen treats Iridocyclitis more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Katzen treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Farsightedness
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Dr. Katzen treats Farsightedness more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Katzen treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Astigmatism
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katzen treats Astigmatism more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Katzen treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Katzen's conditions and procedures:

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Implantable Contact Lens
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • LASIK
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Premium Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Presbyopia
  • Refractive Error
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

About Me

Lawrence Katzen, MD founded The Katzen Eye Care & Laser Center with a commitment to provide patients in Palm Beach County with the finest quality eye care available.  Since that time, more than 35 thousand Palm Beach County and South Florida...

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Education

1981
U Ill EE Infirm
Fellowship Hospital
1980
Washington Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1975
Washington Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
1974
Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
Medical School
1970
University of Miami, Florida
Undergraduate School
1981
1980
1975
1974
1970

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Katzen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Katzen

4.7

Based on 74 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
5.405405405405405%
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I had cataract surgery on both eyes one week apart. Dr Katzen's office came highly recommended. I agree. He and his office are very professional, experienced, friendly and accomodating. Step-by-step on what to expect and all the do's and don'ts before and after surgery explained. I am a happy...Read More
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I had two cataract surgeries with Dr Katzen - who had been highly recommended to me. Both were very successful and I can see so well again! What a difference!!! Dr. Katzen and all the staff there were so caring, friendly and efficient. I wouldn't hesitate to tell anyone to consider Dr Katzen...Read More
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im a 53 year old man that elected to do the refractive lens replacement surgery. Just so I didn't need to wear glasses anymore. I am beyond pleased to say that both my eyes now have better then 20-20 vision. From the first consult to after post opp Dr. Katzen was there every step of the way. As...Read More
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Recently had cataract surgery on both eyes , and to say the least, this was a pleasant experience. Dr. Katzen and his staff and the staff at the surgical center at NorthPoint were 5 stars all the way. Both staffs were professional . yet very personable. Having had Lasik surgery 15 plus years ago ,...Read More
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My Eye Dr. recommended Dr Katzen and I could not be happier. Both eyes had cataracts and in one months time I am seeing 20/20. The entire staff at all his facilities were so genuine and friendly. The amount of communication from the office to me was such a help and again made me feel special not...Read More
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Katzen Eye Care and Laser Center

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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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