Dr. Nikhil Wagle, MD

Dr. Nikhil Wagle, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
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Dr. Nikhil Wagle, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Silvis, IL and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1994 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.Read his story

2001 5th St

Silvis, IL 61282

Contact Information

(309) 792-2020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Ocular Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Wagle's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wagle "Dr. Nikhil Wagle joined Eye Surgeons Associates in 1999 as a glaucoma consultant and comprehensive ophthalmologist. Born and raised in Milwaukee, WI he received his medical degree from the University of Wisconsin and was inducted into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. He completed his internship at Northwestern University Medical School and residency at the world renowned Duke University Eye Center where he also achieved a fellowship in glaucoma and served as Chief Resident. Dr. Wagle is board certified and a diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology. He frequently lectures on glaucoma topics. Along with being a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, he also serves on the board of Pleasant Valley Community School District, Spring Park Surgery Center Board, and the speciality council for Genesis Hospital's ACO. His areas of special interest include: medical, laser and the latest surgical treatments of glaucoma, the latest techniques in cataract surgery including laser cataract refractive surgery with advanced technology intraocular lenses, and comprehensive ophthalmology. He resides in Bettendorf with his physician wife and two sons."


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  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated



  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Iridotomy
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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.


  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Duke University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wagle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wagle's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wagle to family and friends
based on 25 total reviews (18 with comments)

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Dr. Wagle's Performance

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Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

in Rock Island,IL
He performed cataract surgery on both of my eyes. What an amazing result! He was awesome! The procedure was performed in a very professional manner and was amazingly successful. The whole experience(staff,accommodations,entire process) was outstanding.
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in Silvis,, IL
Dr. Wagle did surgery on my right eye for cataract and I can't say enough about him. He's kind, and very knowledgeable about his field. I would recommend him to all my family and friends. Including total strangers. Dr Wagle even called me after my surgery to inquire how I was. That meant so much to...more
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in Bettendorf, IA
I would highly recommend Dr. Wagle to everyone. He is a very personable and caring doctor not only to his patients but to his staff. Even though he is always busy he was able to arrange his schedule to meet my needs. He is extremely knowledgeable in his field of expertise.
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in Bettendorf, IA
Dr. Wagle is a kind, experienced, knowledgeable doctor with a warm and confident bedside manner. He put me at ease, was available for questions, was thorough in my exam and exquisite with my surgery. I have no reservations recommending Dr. Wagle to friends and family.
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in Rock Island, IL
Dr. Wagle performed cataract surgery on both of my eyes. My cataracts were very bad and he did an excellent job. Before I had cataracts I wore glasses and had an astigmatism that was pretty bad in my left eye. After his surgery I not only don't have cataracts but I don't need glasses for my...more
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