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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 53

10425 N Oracle Rd Ste 135
Tucson, AZ 85737
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Hospital Quality

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Carondelet Holy Cross Hospital
1171 West Target Range Road
Nogales, AZ 85621

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Fishkind, Bakewell & Maltzman Eye Care
Rooney Ranch Office
10425 N Oracle Rd Ste 135
Tucson, AZ 85737
Fishkind, Bakewell & Maltzman Eye Care
Main Office
5599 N Oracle Rd
Tucson, AZ 85704
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    Dr. Lewis' Experience

    Dr. Lewis' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Family Medicine
    • Glaucoma
    • Uveitis

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
    • Ophthalmology
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    • Excision of Chalazion
    • YAG Iridotomy
    • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
    • YAG Laser Surgery
    • YAG Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty
    2
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Allergic Conjunctivitis
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blindness
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Corneal Erosion
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Exophoria
    • Eye Disorders
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Heterophoria
    • Hypotony of Eye
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Migraine
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    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pterygium
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Stye
    • Thyroid Eye Disease
    • Uveitis (Iridocyclitis)
    • Vision Disorders
    • Visual Field Defects
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Oregon Health And Science University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    Ventura County Medical Center
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    University Wi
    Complete in 1998
    Ventura Co Med Center
    Complete in 1990

    Undergraduate Schools

    University of Oregon
    Graduated in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Lewis & Staff

    • English
    • Afghani
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Lewis' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Lewis

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 3 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Lewis
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    4 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    4 responses
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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Fishkind, Bakewell & Maltzman Eye Care
    Rooney Ranch Office
    10425 N Oracle Rd Ste 135
    Tucson, AZ 85737
    (520) 293-6740 (Office)
    B
    Fishkind, Bakewell & Maltzman Eye Care
    Main Office
    5599 N Oracle Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85704
    (520) 293-6740 (Office)
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