Dr. Walter Brosnan, MD

Dr. Walter Brosnan, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Walter Brosnan, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Asheville, NC and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med in 1985 and specializes in ophthalmology.

900 Centre Park Dr Ste A

Asheville, NC 28805

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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more than 99% of peers
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more than 99% of peers
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more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Brosnan does not have any board certifications listed.

41  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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7  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Spartanburg Reg Hlthcare Sys
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Brosnan has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Brosnan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brosnan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brosnan to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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  • 4
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  • 1

Dr. Brosnan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

A few weeks ago I had a swollen right eye that was red. I was told it was pink eye. This diagnosis was given over the phone. I was given drops, also ordered over the phone. I used them for 7 days and called back, the drop was burning and causing my eye to water. I was told to use over the...more
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