Dr. Salvatore Desimone, DO

Dr. Salvatore Desimone, DO

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Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
52 y/o
(3)

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Dr. Salvatore Desimone, DO is an ophthalmology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology.

Soll Eye Associates

5001 Frankford Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19124
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Desimone performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pterygium
very high
more than 91% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 89% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 87% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Desimone does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Desimone has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Desimone has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desimone's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desimone to family and friends
3.0
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Desimone's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
Over 45 minutes

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