Dr. Rachael Elrod, MD

Dr. Rachael Elrod, MD

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Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
47 y/o
(10)

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Dr. Rachael Elrod, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Puyallup, WA. She is 47 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

Cascade Eye And Skin Centers

1703 S Meridian Ste 101

Puyallup, WA 98371
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Entropion
very high
more than 98% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
high
more than 88% of peers
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
high
more than 87% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Elrod "Cascade Eye & Skin Centers, P.C., offers complete adult and pediatric medical and family eye care, including routine eye care, treatment of all eye diseases, emergency services, optical facilities and contact lens services. Our Puyallup office contains the state-of-the-art Cascade Surgery Center for convenient outpatient surgery services. In addition to the routine care that Cascade Eye & Skin Centers, P.C. provides, we are privileged to retain many skilled specialists on site. The experts of Cascade Eye & Skin Centers, P.C. specialize in corneal and retinal services, both glaucoma and cataracts care and surgery, laser vision correction and oculoplastic procedures."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Night Blindness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
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Procedures

  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Soft Contact Lenses

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elrod has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elrod's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elrod to family and friends
4.2
based on 10 total reviews
Dr. Elrod's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Elrod accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN

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Hospitals where Dr. Elrod has admitting privileges

Multicare Good Samaritan Hospital
401 15th Ave SE
Puyallup, WA 98372
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MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital
315 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Tacoma, WA 98405
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