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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 54

116 E Front St Ste A
Laurel, DE 19956
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Dr. Filipov's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Hospital Quality

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Peninsula Regional Medical Center
100 E Carroll St
Salisbury, MD 21801

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Azar Eye Institute
Azar Eye Institute
116 E Front St Ste A
Laurel, DE 19956
Azar Eye Institute
31519 Winterplace Pkwy Ste 1
Salisbury, MD 21804
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    Dr. Filipov's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Excision of Chalazion
    • Eyelid Surgery
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Astigmatism
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Esotropia
    • Exophoria
    • Exotropia
    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Glaucoma
    • Graves' Disease
    • Headache
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    • Heterophoria
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Nystagmus
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
    • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Pterygium
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Saint Louis University / School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    Temple University Hospital
    Washington Hospital Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Filipov & Staff

    • English
    • Ukrainian
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    Dr. Filipov's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Filipov's Office & Staff

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    5 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Filipov

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    5 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Azar Eye Institute
    116 E Front St Ste A
    Laurel, DE 19956
    (302) 875-8991 (Office)
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    Azar Eye Institute
    31519 Winterplace Pkwy Ste 1
    Salisbury, MD 21804
    (410) 546-2500 (Office)
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