Dr. Robert Elgin, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
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Age 56
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Dr. Robert Elgin, MD
Dr. Robert Elgin, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Newport News, VA. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 28 years. Dr. Elgin is affiliated with Riverside Regional Medical Center.

500 J Clyde Morris Blvd

Newport News, VA 23601

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Dr. Robert Elgin, MD

Dr. Robert Elgin, MD

Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Medicaid
  • Optima Health
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Hampton Roads Eye Associates is proud to offer a variety of eye care services to the Hampton Roads community. Our services include the most advanced no stitch cataract surgery, contact lens fitting, glaucoma diagnosis, management and surgery, cornea consultations and surgery, retina services including diabetic eye care, macular degeneration treatments and advanced retinal surgery, pediatric ophthalmology, strabismus and adult motility disorders, neuro-ophthalmology, and eye trauma services.
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Dr. Elgin's Experience

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Dr. Elgin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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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 Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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 North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of North Carolina Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of North Carolina Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elgin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elgin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elgin to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Elgin'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
    16 to 30 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Elgin accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers HMO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
    Medicare HMO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Medicaid
    Managed Care
  • Optima Health
    Commercial HMO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare HMO

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Hospitals where Dr. Elgin has admitting privileges

Riverside Regional Medical Center
500 J Clyde Morris Blvd
Newport News, VA 23601
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