Dr. Robert Halpern, MD

Dr. Robert Halpern, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Robert Halpern, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University of Michigan Medical School in 1988 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3225 Cumberland Blvd SE Ste 900

Atlanta, GA 30339

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Alliant Health Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Avesis
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
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Top Care Areas

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Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Macular Hole
very high
more than 99% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Halpern'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*

31  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Panophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

7  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Eye Surgery
  • Macular Pucker Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Greenwich Hosp Yale School of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Eye Consultants Atlanta/Piedmont Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Halpern has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Halpern's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Halpern to family and friends
22 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Halpern's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Had an appointment with Dr. Halpern this morning. This operation reminds of an automobile production line. Finally got to se Dr. Halpern and he was very professional and after reviewing the tests conducted, he explained in clear detail my particular situation. However, after five plus hours I still...more
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Horrible doctor and the fact that he himself has cataracts and has to not only wear contacts and glasses to see, but he is prone to making mistakes while performing basic procedures. By the way..he is the king of misdiagnosis and has no bed-side manners. His hygiene is another story - does not...more
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