Dr. Rick Bendel, MD

Dr. Rick Bendel, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Rick Bendel, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology.

4500 San Pablo Rd S

Jacksonville, FL 32224

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • American Republic
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Drusen
very high
more than 95% of peers
Stye
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridotomy
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Pomona College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Okla University College Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Kresge Eye Institute Wayne State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Kresge Eye Institute Wayne State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bendel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Bendel does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Bendel and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Bendel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bendel to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. Bendel'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
Under 10 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bendel accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • American Republic
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • CoreSource
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Tricare
  • Humana
    Tricare
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Simplifi
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Bendel has admitting privileges

Mayo Clinic
4500 San Pablo Rd S
Jacksonville, FL 32224
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