Dr. Susan Senft, MD

Dr. Susan Senft, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
(39)
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Dr. Susan Senft, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Kailua Kona, HI and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci in 1979 and specializes in ophthalmology.

75-1028 Henry St Ste 200

Kailua Kona, HI 96740

Contact Information

(808) 329-3937

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
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more than 74% of peers
Ocular Surface Reconstruction
normal
more than 72% of peers
Migraine
normal
more than 69% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

42  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Panophthalmitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Biopsy of Cornea
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Dilation of Outflow Canal
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridotomy
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Hawaii.

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

  • G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • St Marys Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Baylor College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • King Khaled Eye Specl Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Senft has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Senft's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Senft to family and friends
39 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (18)

Dr. Senft's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

During our vacation from Oregon, I experienced what I feared might be a detached retina. This is an emergency situation, and it was Saturday night. It takes an specialist in ophthalmology to discern the diagnosis, and emergency departments at Hilo and Kona had no eye MD's on staff. A pharmacist...more
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Dr Senft saved my vision, when others would not take me as a patient. She is very knowledgeable, and a good person overall. Her staff on the other hand.... They need to be more cordial and better listeners. God bless Susan!
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Very likely! My optometrist recommended Dr. Senft for a Narrow Angle procedure. I asked friends who they recommended and they all said Dr. Senft. The laser procedure was quick and painless. I no longer need to apply pressure on my eyes to stop the constant dull, sore, pressure pain. Immediately...more
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Wait forever. 3 hours waiting 10 minutes to be seen. Over booking patients. Waiting room too enclosed.
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Wonderful experience so far...my daughter was having eye problems and the doctor had things figured out in an hour...I plan on seeing Dr Senft also..
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