Dr. Robert Proffitt, MD

Dr. Robert Proffitt, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Proffitt, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Grand Island, NE. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 43 years.

711 N Custer Ave

Grand Island, NE 68803

Contact Information

(308) 382-1781

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chorioretinal Scars
very high
more than 98% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Proffitt does not have any board certifications listed.

67

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Nebraska.

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 Ne Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Ne College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Proffitt has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Proffitt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Proffitt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Proffitt to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Proffitt'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 (2)
Aurora, NE |
I would HIGHLY recommend Dr. Proffitt for any eye problems or check ups. He is very thorough, treats you with respect, kindness and dignity. Plus he knows his stuff.
in Grand Island, NE |
Extremely patient, kind and goes above/beyond!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Proffitt accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Proffitt has admitting privileges

CHI Health St. Francis
2620 W Faidley Ave
Grand Island, NE 68803
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