Dr. Richard Hertle, MD


Pediatric Ophthalmology | Male

Dr. Richard Hertle, MD

Dr. Richard Hertle, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology doctor who practices in Brecksville, OH. He is 59 years old. Dr. Hertle is affiliated with Akron Children's Hospital.

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      Dr. Hertle's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      •  Specializes in Pediatric Ophthalmology
      •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
      •  Malpractice claims in Ohio not available
      •  No sanctions found
      •  Board actions found

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      • 2
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        Dr. Hertle has 2 board actions

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        • Substance Abuse (5/11/2016)
        • Action Taken: Probation Terminated (Ended)
        • Summary: Hertle, Richard William MD: License # 35052179: MAY 11, 2016 - PROBTION TERMINATED: The State Medical Board of Ohio has GRANTED the physician's request for release from the terms of the December 9, 2010 consent Agreement; effective May 28, 12016.
        • State: Ohio
        • Substance Abuse (5/8/2013)
        • Action Taken: Other actions
        • Summary: Hertle, Richard William MD: License # 35052179: MAY 8, 2013 – PROBATIONARY REQUEST: The State Medical Board of Ohio has GRANTED the physician’s request to reduce required mental health treatment sessions to once monthly.
        • State: Ohio

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Cataract
      • Cyclotropia
      • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
      • Diplopia
      • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
      • Esotropia
      • Exotropia
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Glaucoma
      • Graves' Disease
      • Hypertropia
      • Lazy Eye
      • Mechanical Strabismus
      • Migraine
      • Monofixation Syndrome
      • Nearsightedness
      • Nerve Sheath Tumors
      • Nystagmus
      • Ocular Hypertension
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Paralytic Strabismus
      • Progressive High Myopia
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Dystrophy
      • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
      • Retinoblastoma
      • Still's Disease
      • Strabismus
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Vascular Disease
      • Visual Field Defects
      • Vitreous Hemorrhage


      • Medical School
        Northeast Ohio Medical University
      • Internship Hospital
        St Lukes

        Completed in 1985

      • Residency Hospital
        Boston University Medical Center
      • Fellowship Hospital
        Children'S Hospital Of Philadelphia

        Completed in 1991

        VA Hospital

      Languages Spoken

      • English

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      • Pediatric Ophthalmology

      Procedures Performed

      • Enucleation of Eye
      • Extraocular Muscle Surgery