Dr. Richard Molk, MD

Dr. Richard Molk, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Richard Molk, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Glastonbury, CT and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from New York Med Coll in 1977 and specializes in ophthalmology.

257 New London Tpke

Glastonbury, CT 06033

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
very high
more than 99% of peers
Astigmatism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Visual Field Defects
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Molk'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

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

44  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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10  Procedures

  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Tear Duct Surgery

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

  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Stamford Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Molk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Molk's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Molk to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Molk's 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Have been going to Molk for several years, and really never have had a good experience. His staff are never friendly on the phone, and are never willing to work with you in regards to scheduling.In one example, I was caught behind a car accident on my way to an appointment, and ended up being 5...more
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Both him and his staff are very friendly and make you feel welcome. They also do a very thorough job - been going there for a few years now for my regular eye checkups.
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I had been a patient for 30 years before he did cataract surgery on my right eye. My eyesight was better before the surgery and he sluffed it off on old age or my eyeglasses which I had remade twice to his prescription. Because of his attitude and the results of his operating I wouldn't recommend...more
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