Dr. Louis Glazer, MD

Dr. Louis Glazer, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Louis Glazer, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2505 E Paris Ave SE Ste 100

Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Contact Information

(616) 285-1200

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Glazer'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*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Migraine
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pars Planitis
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Detachment
  • Vitreous Diseases
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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14  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Retinal Testing
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Advocate Il Masonic Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Med College Wi Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • William Beaumont and Children's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Glazer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Glazer's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Glazer to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Glazer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Glazer injected my eye 9 times in 9 months, yet couldn't find the time to review my chart both prior to the injection and following the shot. He didn't recognize that he'd treated me and introduced himself as if I was a new patient more than once. I don't expect docs to remember everyone, but...more
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I had a macula hole treated by Dr. Glazoer. Being from the medical field, I am shocked you have him rated ad a three plus. I know what he treats can be difficult for patients to accept. How does one rate a physician? Usually patients like one if they get results that are good With this type...more
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I had a Mucular Pucker operation performed ,and it was very successful. I am very grateful for his fine skill and I would definitely see him again ,if I have to have other retina corrections done in the future.
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