Dr. Richard Gans, MD

Dr. Richard Gans, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Richard Gans, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Cleveland, OH and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.

9500 Euclid Ave

Cleveland, OH 44195

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • 18 More

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Top Care Areas

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Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cataract
very high
more than 96% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 89% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Acquired Coloboma
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Esophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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15  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Extracapsular Cataract Extraction
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1982
Media & Publications

Dr. Gans has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gans' Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gans to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Gans' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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