Dr. Rafael Chiu, MD

Dr. Rafael Chiu, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Rafael Chiu, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Trumbull, CT. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 24 years. Dr. Chiu is affiliated with Bridgeport Hospital.

160 Hawley Ln Ste 107

Trumbull, CT 06611

Contact Information

(203) 378-3224

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Nearsightedness
high
more than 88% of peers
Chalazion
high
more than 86% of peers
Presbyopia
high
more than 81% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
21

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
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Procedures

  • Canthotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Pterygium 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

  • Howard Univ Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Greenwich Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chiu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chiu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chiu to family and friends
4.0
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Chiu'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
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Bridgeport, CT |
Bad Business charged me 455.00 dollars for glasses had them 1 month glass fell out now they want to charge me 100.00 dollars to fix them . I am in business and i would never do that to my customers girl name Rita should not be in customer service very disrespectful would never send anyone there .
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Chiu accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • 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
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Chiu has admitting privileges

Bridgeport Hospital
267 Grant St
Bridgeport, CT 06610
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