Dr. Samuel Solish, MD

Dr. Samuel Solish, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Samuel Solish, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Portland, ME and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Tufts University in 1985 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.

53 Sewall St

Portland, ME 04102

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 93% of peers
Iridocyclitis
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Solish'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.

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bilateral Cataracts
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Closed-Angle Glaucoma
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Iritis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Open-Angle Glaucoma
  • Pinguecula
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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21  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Dilation of Outflow Canal
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Medical Therapy
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Incisional Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Iridotomy
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty or Iridectomy
  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Trabeculectomy
  • YAG Iridotomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Laser Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maine.

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

  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Tufts University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Tufts New England Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Tufts New Engl Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Solish has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Solish's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Solish to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Solish'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

A wonderful doctor, in every way. He listened carefully to my concerns, was responsive, has a great staff, is clearly knowledgeable, and very careful. I've absolutely no hesitation in recommending him.
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