Dr. Lorenzo Cervantes, MD

Dr. Lorenzo Cervantes, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 37
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Dr. Lorenzo Cervantes, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Shelton, CT and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.

4 Corporate Dr Ste 380

Shelton, CT 06484

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Blepharitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 94% of peers
Stye
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Cervantes'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.

7  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

48  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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10  Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Eye Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Premium Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Toric Intraocular Lens Implantation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Binghamton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • North Shore & LIJ Medical Centers
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • UPMC EYE AND EAR INSTITUTE
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cervantes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cervantes' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cervantes to family and friends
19 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Cervantes' 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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

Dr. Cervantes and his team handled my fear of medical procedures skillfully - my cataracts surgery went smoothly and I couldn't be happier with the results.
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My mother recently had a cataract removal surgery. Dr. Cervantes and his team were amazing. They were professional, helpful and knowledable. Dr. Cervantes took his time to explain the procedure and answered all our questions and concerns. I would hilghly recommend Dr. Cervantes to family and...more
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I recently had cataract surgery performed by Dr. Cervantes and he was absolutely incredible. I was very nervous and he was able to keep me calm and explained everything in detail. It was a great experience and I can see without glasses for the first time in 50 years.
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I recently had cataracts removed from both eyes by Dr. Cervantes and was very pleased throughout all of it. Dr. Cervantes explained things well, took time to answer questions, and he and the office staff were very friendly and courteous. I could not have been more pleased. I highly recommend Dr....more
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I underwent a corneal transplant with Dr Cervantes and while the treatment is still in progress I have already noticed some improvement in my vision. All that's left is the removal of some sutures. Dr Cervantes is an attentive, knowledgeable surgeon and as best as I can tell, a remarkable...more
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