Dr. Steven Koenig, MD

Dr. Steven Koenig, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(9)
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Dr. Steven Koenig, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1977 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

925 N 87th St

Milwaukee, WI 53226

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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Top Care Areas

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Cornea Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cornea Transplant
very high
more than 97% of peers
Corneal Ulcer
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Koenig's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Koenig "Dr. Steven B. Koenig joined the faculty of the Eye Institute in 1983 following completion of specialized training in cornea and refractive surgery. He was promoted to Full Professor in 1988. His practice is limited to cataract/ corneal and refractive surgery (LASIK) with a strong emphasis on laser vision correction / corneal transplantation/ no-stitch corneal transplantation (DLEK)/ and no-stitch cataract surgery. He is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology/ has received the Honor Award from the American Academy of Ophthalmology/ and was elected to the Castroveijo Society/ a distinguished professional society of corneal surgeons. Dr. Koenig has participated in the training of a number of ophthalmologists and corneal surgeons and has been repeatedly selected by his peers as one of the ""Best Doctors in America."" Dr. Koenig recently stated/ ""As an ophthalmologist/ I am frequently consulted by other doctors about the need for surgical correction of various eye diseases. In advising patients/ I draw upon 20 years of clinical experience/ fellowship training in corneal surgery/ and a conservative medical philosophy. After listening to a patient's complaint and performing a thorough examination/ I will typically offer patients a stepladder approach/ outline therapeutic options/ and let them participate in their own care."""

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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
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Cancer
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Keratoconus
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Presbyopia
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK)
  • Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK)
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • LASIK
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

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

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Dartmouth Mary Hitchcock Ho
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Northwestern University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • La State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Koenig has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Koenig's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Koenig to family and friends
3.1
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Koenig's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Muskego, WI
Dr Koenig did not adequately explain all of the possible things that could happen with my cataract surgery. I was told that I would not need glasses for distance. I do need them for distance. I think the technician who took eye measurements probably did not get that right. Also I think the doctor...more
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