Dr. Simmons Lessell, MD

Dr. Simmons Lessell, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 84
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Dr. Simmons Lessell, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Boston, MA. He is 84 years old and has been practicing for 59 years.

243 Charles St

Boston, MA 02114

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Top Care Areas

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Nerve Sheath Tumors
high
more than 79% of peers
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
normal
more than 72% of peers
Optic Neuritis
normal
more than 72% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Lazy Eye
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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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

  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1958
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1959
  • Mass Ee Infirm
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Vt Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1960

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lessell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lessell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lessell to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Lessell'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
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