Dr. Robert Brems, MD

Dr. Robert Brems, MD

Ophthalmic Surgery  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Robert Brems, MD is an ophthalmic surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Utah School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmic surgery and ophthalmology.Read his story

300 E Osborn Rd Ste 100

Phoenix, AZ 85012

Contact Information

(602) 254-7255

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accountable Health Plans of America
  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Banner Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
high
more than 86% of peers
Eye Infections
high
more than 83% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 75% of peers

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Dr. Brems' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Brems "Dr. Robert Brems is board certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He received his medical degree from the University of Utah College of Medicine in Salt Lake City. He completed his internship at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis, Missouri, and his ophthalmology residency at the University of Maryland in Baltimore. Special interests include laser vision correction (LASIK), cataracts, glaucoma, diabetes, and cosmetic eye surgery. Dr. Brems is also past Chairman of Prevent Blindness Arizona. He has published many articles in professional journals and given oral presentations and courses with fellow doctors. He is an inventor of surgical instruments. Dr. Brems is busily involved with his church and his personal life revolves around his beautiful wife and children."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Brems "Care for each patient like they were family members"

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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20  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Epi-LASIK Eye Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Phakic Refractive Lens Implantation
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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 Utah
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • St John's Mercy Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Of Maryland Med Systems
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brems has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brems' Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brems to family and friends
27 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Brems' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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Patient Comments (5)

WOW!!! OMG WOW!!!! Horrible bedside manner. Narissist Sums it up quick and short. Thank you for your time.
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Could not ever have a more caring an professional doctor.! I give him and his wonderful stall 5 stars John Wendt--Scottsdale, AZ.
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This doctor was very short, abrupt. He did a minor procedure on my eyelid. I don't think he would have explained what he was going to do if I had not asked him questions. Everyone else in the office was fine, front office staff, medical assistant. I also saw an ophthalmologist in the same office,...more
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Dr. Brems performed two surgeries, left and right eyes for cataracts and lens insertion. I went with the mono vision option, now have 20/20 in right eye, reading view in left eye. I feel like I'm in my 20's again, no more glasses! The staff is very professional, and I give the Doctor and his staff...more
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Poor bedside manner, didn't listen and made lame excuses about Physics being the problem in my cataract surgery. I would suggest Run as fast as you can to another doctor.
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