Dr. Peter Calder, MD

Dr. Peter Calder, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Peter Calder, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Wyomissing, PA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Pa State Univ Coll Of Med in 1986 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1802 Papermill Rd

Wyomissing, PA 19610

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
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Top Care Areas

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Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lazy Eye
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Arcus of Cornea
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Dystrophy
  • Corneal Scar
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Capsule Clouding
  • Posterior Vitreous Detachment
  • Presbyopia
  • Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
  • Pterygium
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects


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8  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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.


  • Pa State Univ Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Naval Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • U Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Calder has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Calder's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Calder to family and friends
7 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Calder's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Calder is a highly competent doctor of ophthalmology, who shows great care toward ensuring his patients health care. He takes the time to explain procedures and outcomes well in advance of testing and performing procedures. Dr. Calder is also very helpful in answering all of my questions.
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Dr. Calder is very pleasant and thorough. He takes the time to explain any issue I have. I highly recommend Dr. Calder to anyone in need of an Ophthalmologist.
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I have been seeing Dr. Calder for many years. He always provides a very thorough examination and makes sure all tests are completed to determine that my eyes are truly healthy. He has also performed cataract surgery on both of my eyes. I would definitely recommend him to everybody.
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Dr. Calder is a very nice doctor and he's very gentle with you.
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I had cataract surgery on November 30, 2017. The entire process was great...no issues....the entire staff, at the office and at the surgery center, were very kind, friendly and professional. Dr. Calder is the absolute BEST!!!!! He has called me two times since the surgery (the 2nd time being a...more
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