Dr. Philip Piro, MD

Dr. Philip Piro, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Philip Piro, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Stamford, CT. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.

70 Mill River St

Stamford, CT 06902

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma
very high
more than 87% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
normal
more than 77% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
normal
more than 70% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
19

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Southern California
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Piro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Piro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Piro to family and friends
3.8
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Piro's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Shelton, CT |
This is a difficult review based on my latest experience with Dr. Piro. I had first come to Dr. Piro from my regular eye doctor because of retinal issues. He was very pleasant, cordial, professional, kind, thorough and welcoming. I had to see him a few more times and each time he was great. ...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Piro accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Piro has admitting privileges

Stamford Hospital
30 Shelburne Rd
Stamford, CT 06902
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