Dr. Paul Tesser, MD

Dr. Paul Tesser, MD

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Dr. Paul Tesser, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Chesterfield, MO and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.Read his story

224 S Woods Mill Rd # 700

Chesterfield, MO 63017

Contact Information

(314) 469-1230

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CHAMPVA
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
normal
more than 77% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
normal
more than 73% of peers

Dr. Tesser'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.

Dr. Tesser's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tesser "Dr. Paul Tesser is an expert in glaucoma, cataracts, and related diseases. He holds both MD and PhD degrees, is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American College of Surgeons, and is a member of the American Glaucoma Society. Dr. Tesser has been treating patients in the St. Louis region since 1995 and he founded Glaucoma Consultants of St. Louis in 2004. Dr. Tesser is also Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology at Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Tesser was again named a Best Doctor in America and Best Doctor in St. Louis for 2018, honors he has held since 2009."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tesser "Our practice is committed to patient-centered care.  We are privileged to be able to preserve and improve vision affected by glaucoma and related diseases."

4  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

22  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Infections
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects

5  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • MIT
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Winthrop - University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • A Einstein College M Yeshiva University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Washington University School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • PHD
    Other Education | Completed 1990
  • State University of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tesser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tesser's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tesser to family and friends
8 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Tesser'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

    Under 10 minutes
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