Dr. Stephen Solomon, MD

Dr. Stephen Solomon, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 73
(3)
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Dr. Stephen Solomon, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Bowie, MD and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in ophthalmology.

14999 Health Center Dr Ste 101

Bowie, MD 20716

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Dry Eyes
very high
more than 97% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 96% of peers
Presbyopia
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Solomon "Dr Stephen Solomon is one of the most experienced eye surgeons in the area, having performed thousands of successful lens replacement surgeries since he began practicing four decades ago. Dr. Solomon's education began after accepting an academic scholarship to the Temple University, Philadelphia, PA where he completed his Bachelors of Science in Biology. He continued his medical schooling at the Temple University School of Medicine, and an Ophthalmology Residency in the United States Public Health Services, New Orleans, Louisiana. Dr. Solomon has served as Chief of Ophthalmology at Doctors Community Hospital, Dimensions Surgical Center, and has served as chief ophthalmic consultant to the University of Maryland, Department of Athletics. Dr. Solomon is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, American Academy of Ophthalmology, and Maryland Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons."

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
58

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Temple
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1965
  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Temple Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Usphs Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Solomon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Solomon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Solomon to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Solomon's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Solomon accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Solomon has admitting privileges

Doctors Community Hospital
8118 Good Luck Rd
Lanham, MD 20706
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