Dr. Richard Braunstein, MD

Dr. Richard Braunstein, MD

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Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
87 y/o
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Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Braunstein, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in San Carlos, CA. He is 87 years old and has been practicing for 62 years. Dr. Braunstein is affiliated with Sequoia Hospital.

San Carlos Eye Care

750 El Camino Real

San Carlos, CA 94070
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Accepted insurance

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Conjunctival Hemorrhage
normal
more than 68% of peers
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
normal
more than 68% of peers
Iridocyclitis
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more than 68% of peers

Dr. Braunstein'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.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Braunstein "Dr. Braunstein is board certified in ophthalmology."
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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

  • Benign Tumor
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
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Procedures

  • Eye Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Dartmouth College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1951
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1955
  • Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1956
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1961

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Braunstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Braunstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Braunstein to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Braunstein'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
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Braunstein accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Braunstein has admitting privileges

Sequoia Hospital
170 Alameda De Las Pulgas
Redwood City, CA 94062
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