Dr. Libby Kristal, MD

Dr. Libby Kristal, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Libby Kristal, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Ottawa, IL and has been practicing for 36 years. She graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1978 and specializes in ophthalmology.

818 La Salle St

Ottawa, IL 61350

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Pterygium
normal
more than 52% of peers
Glaucoma
normal
more than 17% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
normal
more than 9% of peers

Dr. Kristal'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*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Monofixation Syndrome
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • St Lukes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kristal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kristal's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kristal to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Kristal'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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