Dr. Luis Galang, DO

OphthalmologyMaleAge 52

Dr. Luis Galang, DO is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Wausau, WI and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences medical school in 1996. He is affiliated with medical facilities Ascension Saint Marys Hospital and Aspirus Wausau Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Galang to book an appointment.

Dr. Galang

Eye Clinic of Wisconsin Sc

800 N 1st St Wausau, WI 54403
Accepting new patients

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Dr. Galang's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ectropion of Eyelid
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galang treats Ectropion of Eyelid more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Galang treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dacryocystorhinostomy
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galang performs Dacryocystorhinostomy more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Galang performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Tear Duct Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galang performs Tear Duct Surgery more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Galang performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Galang's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anisocoria
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Birthmark
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Wound Repair

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(800) 472-0033

Dr. Galang accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Choice PPO
Anthem
Balanced Blue Access-WI PPO
Balanced Blue Preferred-WI POS
Blue Access Network (Wisconsin) PPO
Blue Access w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI PPO
Blue Preferred (Select Network)-WI POS
Blue Preferred Network-WI
Blue Preferred Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Preferred Plus-WI POS
Blue Priority (Select Network)-WI
Blue Priority Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Priority WI Network-WI
Blue Traditional Network-WI
Bronze Blue Access-WI PPO
Bronze Blue Preferred-WI POS
Bronze Blue Priority-WI POS
Catastrophic Blue Priority-WI
Gold Blue Access-WI PPO
Gold Blue Preferred-WI POS
Gold Blue Priority-WI POS
Lumenos plans - Blue Access-WI
Lumenos plans - Blue Preferred-WI
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Platinum Blue Access-WI PPO
Platinum Blue Preferred-WI POS
Platinum Blue Priority-WI POS
Silver Blue Access-WI PPO
Silver Blue Preferred-WI POS
Silver Blue Priority-WI POS
Well Priority-WI POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Arise Health Plan
Arise Health Plan HMO
Aspirus Network, Inc.
North Central Healthcare Alliance (NCHA)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Open Access Plus
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
HealthEOS
HealthPartners
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Interplan Health Group
Humana
Choice
Choice Care
Choice Care HMO
Choice Care PPO
Gold Choice
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Pyramid Life
Security Health Plan (SHP)
Advocare Medicare Advantage HMO
Today's Options
Medicare Advantage PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
CarePlus
CarePlus Medicare Advantage PPO
Universal American
Wausau Benefits
WEA Trust
WEA Insurance Corporation
WPS Health Insurance
Focus POS
Indemnity
Statewide

Dr. Galang's Reviews

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5.0

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We worked with Dr. Galang when my 13 year old son's tear duct grew closed. Dr. Galang was great at explaining to all of us what was going to happen. The surgery went very well and we are very happy with the results.
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Dr.. Galang did an amazing job of explaining today’s visit and what to expect on follow up appointment. Thank you for your time and patience.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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James in WI – Oct 05, 2019
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I have had the pleasure of know Dr. Galang for approximately 5 years now.. Dr. Galang correctly diagnosed my graves disease and took immediate and appropriate action and now I have no issues regarding. my graves disease. Dr. Galang is truly a professional, a wonderful physician and I would highly recommend him . Tommy Gartland
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About Me

Care Philosophy

One Vision. Yours.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Kresge Eye Institute
Fellowship Hospital
2001
Children's Hospital of Michigan
Fellowship Hospital
2000
Detroit Osteopathic Ophthalmology Consortium
Residency Hospital
1997
Sparrow Hospital
Internship Hospital
1996
University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences
Medical School
1990
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Luis Galang, DO accepting new patients?

Dr. Luis Galang, DO generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Galang's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Luis Galang, DO's top areas of care?

Dr. Galang frequently treats Ectropion of Eyelid, Dacryocystorhinostomy, and Tear Duct Surgery. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Galang treats.

Where is Dr. Luis Galang, DO's office located?

Dr. Galang's office is located at 800 N 1st St, Wausau, WI 54403. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Luis Galang, DO speak?

Dr. Galang speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Luis Galang, DO offer telehealth services?

Dr. Galang has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

Practice

Eye Clinic of Wisconsin Sc800 N 1st St Wausau, WI 54403
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Eye Clinic of Wisconsin Sc2 E Ocala St Rhinelander, WI 54501
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Galang is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Ascension Saint Marys Hospital

Rhinelander, WI

62% Patient Experience Rating, 7% lower than the national average

Aspirus Wausau Hospital

Wausau, WI

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)