Dr. Shlomit Schaal, MD

Dr. Shlomit Schaal, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female
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Dr. Shlomit Schaal, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Worcester, MA and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Technion Israel Institute Of Technology in 1996 and specializes in ophthalmology.

281 Lincoln St

Worcester, MA 01605

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • HealthLink
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Top Care Areas

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Chorioretinal Scars
very high
more than 98% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Schaal does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Technion Israel Institute Of Technology
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Nahariya Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Rambam Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Schaal has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Schaal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schaal's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schaal to family and friends
5.0
based on 12 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Schaal'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Gardner, Ma.
Extraordinarily enthusiastic, optimistic and engaging. Her energy and positive outlook towards my severe condition was palpable, immediately putting me at ease. Exceptionally transparent and knowledgeable when answering my (many) questions and effectively communicated an extremely complex issue in...more
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in Uxbridge, MA
My wife suffered a seizure January 10, 2017. After brain surgery and 34 radiation treatments, she was experiencing some fuzziness in her left eye. Dr. Schaal was recommended by Dr. Thomas Fitzgerald, oncology at UMASS Hospital. Multiple tests were done and the results were reviewed by Dr. Schaal....more
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in Northborough, MA
Dr. Schaal is a top-notch ophthalmologist. Her office uses cutting edge equipment/technology for testing/treatment. She is up-to-date on the latest developments in her field and is very kind. Techs Jason and Katlyn are very knowledgeable and friendly.
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in Worcester, MA
Dr. Schaal is wonderful. Vey knowledgeable. The Optic Center in Worcester, MA is second to none.
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