Dr. Richard Angrist, MD

Dr. Richard Angrist, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
(27)
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Dr. Richard Angrist, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Point Pleasant Boro, NJ and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Albany Med Coll in 1979 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3810 River Rd

Point Pleasant Boro, NJ 08742

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Stye
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Angrist'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*

56  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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14  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Albany Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Wisconsin-Madison
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Angrist has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Angrist's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Angrist to family and friends
27 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Angrist's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

1st time patient,1st impression,woman at front desk texting on her cell phone, didn't even look up at me even though I was standing in front of her.Another person saw me there & came to take care of me.Waiting room looked dirty,everyone including staff were speaking in a foreign language,rude to...more
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Unprofessional! Very rude! Waste of time!
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Saw Dr. Angristat his Point Pleasant office. The office is filthy and disorganized. Dr. Angrist has zero bed side manner. His assistant is extremely unprofessional. Very disappointed.
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I had basal cell cancer removed from my lower eyelid and needed a plastic surgeon to repair the sight. I was referred to Dr. Angrist and am so thankful that I was.. He did an amazing job on repairing my lower lid. During the entire process he has gone above and beyond to help me with any problems...more
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Would give him not stars if I was able to. Nasty, nasty, nasty
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