Dr. Mark Milner, MD

Dr. Mark Milner, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(31)
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Dr. Mark Milner, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Hamden, CT and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Med Univ in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology and cornea & refractive surgery.

2880 Old Dixwell Ave Ste 3

Hamden, CT 06518

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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Blepharitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Corneal Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Biopsy of Cornea
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK)
  • Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK)
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

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

  • Union College, Schenectady, Ny
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • SUNY Upstate Med Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Francis I Proctor Fdn-Ucsf
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Milner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Milner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Milner to family and friends
4.0
based on 31 total reviews (14 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Milner'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
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

in Hamden, CT
I had extreme near-sightedness with astigmatism. For years I asked if he could perform LASIK but each year he declined me, rightfully so; my eyes were still changing, I wasn't the perfect candidate yet. At 26 years old I am glasses/contact free thanks to Dr.Milner's meticulous skill and miracle...more
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in Woodbridge, CT
Dr. Milner is the best Ophthalmologist I have ever had in my 66 years. He was the only one who could treat my mother-in-law when she had very painful shingles in her eyes. He did a great job last month doing cataract surgery on both of my wife's eyes. And he has my glaucoma completely under...more
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Dr. Milner is the BEST. I never thought I would have gotten Lasik, but finally made the decision to do so. Having worn glasses since second grade, this was life changing. Dr. Milner is highly recommended by colleagues in the field. He is conservative and honest in that he will not proceed with a...more
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in North Haven, CT
I can honestly say I never thought I wouldn't see this good. Dr Milner did a wonderful job with my laser vision surgery. I am now 20/15 better then I ever could imagine. I highly recommend him to anyone who needs a professional. I trust him and am proud to have my family see him for all our eye...more
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in Guilford, CT
Dr. Milner performed surgery on my right eye, after approximately 12 years of near total blindness, and restored my sight. For years, I was told that there was nothing further to be done to improve sight. Dr. Milner saw the potential for restoration of vision during his first examination. He has...more
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