Dr. Robert Mames, MD

Dr. Robert Mames, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Robert Mames, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mi Med Sch in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology.

6400 W Newberry Rd Ste 301

Gainesville, FL 32605

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 99% of peers
Macular Edema
very high
more than 97% of peers
Macular Hole
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Mames'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*

30  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

6  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye 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 Florida.

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 Mi Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Michel Reese Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Kresge Eye Inst-Wayne State U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Tufts New England Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mames has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mames' Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mames to family and friends
23 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Mames' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Mames is very friendly and a good professional. His team attended me very well, and they made me feel comfortable and welcomed from the first time I came.
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He is a very fine doctor. Personable, and expert. He has done a great deal in helping me with my wet macular degeneration. I could not recommend him more highly. I would advise anyone with eye problems to patronize him.
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I developed a Macular Hole in my eye and went to Dr Mames. This gentleman took immediate care of me and my problem. He wasted no time getting me to Surgery. While he is somewhat abrupt for those who do not do as he says and do not properly recuperate as per his instructions, he is really a very...more
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He was able to double the vision in my affected eye. He is a very ethical and moral individual when it comes to the quality of your health care. He has the finest office staff in Gainesville. They are very professional, yet caring and compassionate in their interactions. I highly recommend him to...more
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Dr. Mames is gifted as a retina surgeon, no doubt. He operated on my detached retina in 2006 by placing a buckle and inserting a gas bubble. I've been told by multiple doctors since how fortunate I am to have vision in that eye, given the severity of the detachment and the amount of scar tissue....more
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