Dr. Noel Elgut, MD

Dr. Noel Elgut, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Noel Elgut, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fort Lauderdale, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Temple University in 1986 and specializes in ophthalmology.

6333 N Federal Hwy Ste 401

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
very high
more than 96% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Elgut'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Elgut "As an ophthalmologist I believe that vision is the greatest gift we have. We must do everything to protect it."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

60  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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16  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Temple University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Cooper Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elgut has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elgut's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elgut to family and friends
25 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Elgut's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Nothing against doctor but staff is horrible and rude. Called me day before my mother’s appointment she needed for ingrown eyelash to say they were canceling her appointment. They were submitting Medicare claims incorrectly- I had a manager from hospice do a 3 way conference call with staff to...more
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Dr. Elgut has been providing me the very best in eye care for the last 15 years. When I needed cataract surgery 5 years ago, he suggested I consider multifocus lens. He carefully covered all the pros and cons. I did go with the special lens and have enjoyed 20/20 vision since that surgery. It...more
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Love Dr. Elgut and staff. Have been a patient for 3 years. Never had a negative experience. The wait is well worth it.
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Office staff was very nice and personable. Dr. Elgut was very thorough and knowledgable. Highly recommend Dr. Elgut for your eye care!
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They tried two times to get the correct prescription for my glasses. They didn't get it right at all. I finally had to go to another doctor to get the proper prescription.....at my cost.
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