Dr. Philip Niswander, MD

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Dr. Philip Niswander, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Niswander Eye Center 40 N Union Rd Ste 6, Williamsville, NY 14221 Get Directions
(716) 634-4441

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Dr. Niswander specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in Williamsville, NY. He practices at 1 location.

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    • Settlement;2012-02-08T00:00:00
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  • Internship Hospital
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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

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    • Ophthalmology

    Conditions Treated

    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Entropion
    • Esophoria
    • Esotropia
    • Exophoria
    • Exotropia
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Glaucoma
    • Heterophoria
    • Hypertropia
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nystagmus
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Pterygium
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Still's Disease
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    Procedures Performed

    • Blepharoplasty
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Eye Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Pterygium Surgery
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

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    • 1
      Malpractice Claim

      Dr. Niswander has 1 malpractice claim

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      • Settlement  (2/8/2012)
      • Amount or Range: Above average
      • Nature of Complaint: Zip code of event: 14221
      • State: New York
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    • 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

    • Medical School
      MED COLL OF PA

      Graduated in 1979

    • Internship Hospital
      University at Buffalo - State University of New York

      Completed in 1980

    • Residency Hospital
      U Rochester

      Completed in 1983

    Awards & Recognition

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Ophthalmology
    • Board certified in Ophthalmology
    • Malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients