Dr. Robert Derick, MD

Dr. Robert Derick, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Robert Derick, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Lima, OH and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 1986 and specializes in ophthalmology.

855 W Market St Ste A

Lima, OH 45805

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Derick performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 90% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Derick'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*

52  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Louis a Mem Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Oh St U Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Johns Hopkins U/Wilmer Eye Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Derick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Derick's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Derick to family and friends
9 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Derick'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

The best Glaucoma Dr in Ohio!! My dr for many years!!
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A good friend with experience in the field of opthalmology told me about the many skills Dr. Derick possesses. When she asked about how my recent cataract removal surgery was progressing, I could honestly tell her that Dr. Derick made the operation seem simple....I know better, but his ease with...more
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3/2015, Dr. Derick performed surgery to remove cataracts & treat my glaucoma. Stent in one eye & canaloplasty in the other. Toric lenses in both eyes. I cannot say enough about the difference this has made in my life. After wearing contact lenses for over 50 years & using eye drops for glaucoma...more
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I have been overwhelmingly satisfied with Dr Derick. He performed laser surgery on my eye and had continually monitored the successful treatment, and care, of my glaucoma.
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Very personal and caring. He takes his time in explaining issues.
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