Dr. Robert Proffitt, MD

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Dr. Robert Proffitt, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Proffitt Eye Center 711 N Custer Ave, Grand Island, NE 68803 Get Directions
(308) 382-1781

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Dr. Proffitt specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in Grand Island, NE. He practices at 1 location.

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    • Aetna
    • American Republic
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Humana
    • MedHealthInsurance
    • Medico
    • National Elevator
    • Principal Life
    • Thrivent Financial
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Universal American

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    5 based on 4 responses
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    • How well provider listens and answers questions
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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Conditions Treated

    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Astigmatism
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • 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
    • Exotropia
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Herpetic Keratitis
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Hole
    • Migraine
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pterygium
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Strabismus
    • Stye
    • Tear Duct Disorders
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Trichiasis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    Procedures Performed

    • Blepharoplasty
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

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      Sanctions

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      Board Actions

      No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    Education

    • Medical School
      Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med

      Graduated in 1974

    • Residency Hospital
      University Of Ne College Of Med

    Awards & Recognition

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Ophthalmology
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • Malpractice claims in Nebraska not available
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Proffitt's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Proffitt

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients