Dr. Richard Tschetter, MD

Dr. Richard Tschetter, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 81
(4)
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Dr. Richard Tschetter, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Butte, MT. He is 81 years old and has been practicing for 53 years.

832 S Montana St

Butte, MT 59701

Contact Information

(406) 723-4004

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Stye
very high
more than 92% of peers
Exotropia
normal
more than 82% of peers
Glaucoma
normal
more than 63% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
36

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Montana.

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

  • Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1961
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1962
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1965

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tschetter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tschetter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tschetter to family and friends
3.8
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Dr. Tschetter'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 (1)

in Sheridan, MT |
Dr. Tschetter is a mature practitioner, a caring gentle, man. He saw to my unusual needs after being very poor;y treated by another practitioner in Butte. He has arranged for me to see a glaucoma specialist and is following their work closely. I appreciate immensely and recommend him highly. He...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Tschetter accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Tschetter has admitting privileges

St. James Healthcare
400 S Clark St
Butte, MT 59701
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