Dr. Stephen Laquis, MD

Dr. Stephen Laquis, MD

Oculoplastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stephen Laquis, MD is an oculoplastic surgery specialist in Fort Myers, FL and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from New York Med College in 1996 and specializes in oculoplastic surgery and ophthalmology.

7331 College Pkwy Ste 200

Fort Myers, FL 33907

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
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Top Care Areas


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

very high
more than 99% of peers
Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ectropion of Eyelid
very high
more than 99% of peers

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  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated


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  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Dacryoadenectomy
  • Dacryocystectomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Dacryocystostomy or Dacryocystotomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Tear Duct Surgery

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 12/16/2014
    Amount or Range: $300,000.00
    State: Florida
0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Wrong-site surgery (2/20/2017)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida


  • Boston University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • New York Med College
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Greenwich Hospital/Yale University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Vanderbilt Univerity Va Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Laquis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Laquis to family and friends
based on 65 total reviews (35 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (65)

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Dr. Laquis' Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (35)

Outstanding examination and explanation of diagnosis and available procedures. Efficient and pleasant office staff. After leaving appointment, I had an additional question, after a brief wait, Dr Laquis saw me again and patiently answered my additional question. At Surgi-center, staff was...more
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Dr. Laquis and staff are wonderful !!! First time to a eye surgeon. He explained medical condition and how he was going to repair it. Did a great job. I would put my trust in him again.
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I had the best experience going in to see Dr. Laquis! The staff was great and so very kind. Dr. Laquis was so up beat and very professional. I was referred to him by another doctor to look at something on my eyelid. He found basil cell and removed it all so quickly it was over before I knew what...more
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My experience as a patient of Dr. Laquis, has been first class! He is respectful and attentive, highly professional, and possess a warm and caring attitude. Dr. Laquis made a huge impression on me during my initial visit with him, but his acknowledgement of me by name during my pre-op at the Laser...more
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Very impressed with Dr. Laquis and his staff. Very professional and explains everything before proceeding. You are put at ease from start to finish. I would highly recommend Dr. Laquis to all my family and friends.
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