Dr. Richard Irwin, MD

Dr. Richard Irwin, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Richard Irwin, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Putnam, CT and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in ophthalmology.

5 Kennedy Dr

Putnam, CT 06260

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MVP Health Care
  • National Elevator
  • Neighborhood Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Chorioretinal Scars
high
more than 88% of peers
Chalazion
high
more than 84% of peers
Pinguecula
normal
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Irwin'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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Irwin does not have any board certifications listed.

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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8  Procedures

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

  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Alaska Clinic and Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Kansas Schof Medicin
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Irwin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Irwin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Irwin's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Irwin to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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