Dr. Stephen Anesi, MD

Dr. Stephen Anesi, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 41
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stephen Anesi, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Waltham, MA and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University Of Southern California / Keck School Of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1440 Main St Ste 201

Waltham, MA 02451

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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Chorioretinitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 94% 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

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birdshot Chorioretinitis
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Disorders
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
  • Glaucoma
  • Harada's Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Cicatricial Pemphigoid
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Atrophy
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pars Planitis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scleritis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Still's Disease
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • 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

  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Southern California / Keck School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • UCLA Department Of Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Ocular Immunology and Uveitis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Masters UCLA Physiological Science
    Other Education | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Anesi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Anesi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Anesi to family and friends
4.6
based on 18 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Anesi'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 (9)

in Elkland, PA
He took a personal interest immediately and had his staff do several tests to confirm his recommendation. Then he sat with us in a special Patient Education room to review it. When asked for copy of his study, he immediately printed it out and handed it to me. Very cordial and factual. MERSI...more
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in MA
My boyfriend is going through a rough time right now and every other doctor we've been too has hit Brick walls while trying to correctly diagnose and treat somthing called uveitis dr anesi provided information and clarity and hope on turning this around thank you for your service
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in MA
unbelievably kind and informative. Talk to me, not at me. My appointment went well beyond office hours, I was never rushed all procedures were explained throughly. I have a complicated medical history which makes me challenging to come up with new treatment plans but he easily found a solution....more
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in Taunton, MA
My experience with Dr. Anesi has been excellent. I would recommend him to anyone in need of his specialties. His ability to explain his diagnosis and treatment plan are easy to understand. I especially liked when he used the word 'remission'. :)
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in Waltham, MA
I was with a large ophthalmic group and found it to be very "short but sweet" when meeting with the doctor. Whereas, Dr Anesi always had plenty of time to answer and explain everything. My cataract surgeries were very easy and very successful. And I am pleased with my improved vision. I have...more
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