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Dr. Apter's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Apter "Dr. Lewis Apter has been practicing general ophthalmologist for 36 years and has an equal number of years as a Pinellas County resident. He is a board certified ophthalmologist with extensive medical and surgical experience. He joined The Eye Institute in 2007. Dr. Apter acquired his medical degree from The University of Geneva, Switzerland before attending the University of Miami, School of Medicine Surgery Internship. A deeper concentration in medicine afforded Dr. Apter a fellowship in ophthalmology from The Medical College of Georgia."
This content was provided by Dr. Apter "The Eye Institute of West Florida delivers clinical excellence in every subspecialty field of ophthalmology with our fellowship trained physicians who utilize innovations, advanced medicines and latest techniques to deliver quality patient outcomes in a warm and friendly environment."
Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Cataract Removal Surgery
Contact Lens Fitting Services
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for Florida.
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.
University Of Pennsylvania
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1962
Universite De Geneve, Faculte De Medecine
Medical School | Graduated 1969
Jackson Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
Med College Of Georgia
Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Dr. Apter's Reviews
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Dr. Apter's Performance
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Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
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