Dr. Robert Edwards, MD

Dr. Robert Edwards, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Edwards, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Lancaster, SC. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

1240 Colonial Commons Ct

Lancaster, SC 29720

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
very high
more than 98% of peers
Eye Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
very high
more than 98% 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
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypopyon
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Chemical Peel
  • Chemodenervation
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Hair Removal
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Usc Columbia, Sc
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of South Carolina At Columbia
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Edwards has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Edwards' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Edwards to family and friends
5.0
based on 13 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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

Dr. Edwards' 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 (1)

in Waxhaw, NC |
Excellent doctor in all aspects. I am highly recommending to all.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Edwards accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Traditional PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Edwards has admitting privileges

Springs Memorial Hospital
800 W Meeting St
Lancaster, SC 29720
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