Dr. Lenard Hammer, MD

Dr. Lenard Hammer, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Lenard Hammer, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Columbia, MD and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1981 and specializes in ophthalmology.

8860 Columbia 100 Pkwy Ste 101

Columbia, MD 21045

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Nearsightedness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 97% of peers
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Hammer'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*

31  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

2  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Nassau County Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Nassau County Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Wash Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hammer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hammer's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hammer to family and friends
15 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Hammer'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 (1)

I go to Dr Hammer for glaucoma testing only. I've been going to him for 5 years. He always takes his time to explain and responds to all of my questions. I feel he is very thorough. His manner is very pleasant.
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