Dr. Philip Piro, MD

Dr. Philip Piro, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Philip Piro, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Bridgeport, CT and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1978 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3070 Main St

Bridgeport, CT 06606

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Piro'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  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

5  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

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Piro to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has 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)

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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