Dr. William J. Kessler, MD

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Dr. William J. Kessler, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

William J. Kessler, MD 2600 Far Hills Ave Ste 15, Dayton, OH 45419 Get Directions
(937) 294-1159

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Dr. Kessler specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in Dayton, OH. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      Dr. Kessler accepts 30 insurance carriers

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      30 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • Aetna
      • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
      • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Beech Street (Multiplan)
      • Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC)
      • Butler Health Plan
      • CareSource
      • Cigna
      • Delta Dental
      • Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS)
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
      • Flora Midwest (PPOM)
      • Galaxy Health Network
      • Health Span
      • HealthSmart
      • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
      • Humana
      • Medicaid
      • Medical Mutual of Ohio
      • Molina Healthcare
      • Mt. Carmel
      • Nationwide
      • Ohio Health Choice
      • PHCS
      • Ryan White
      • Superior Dental Care
      • Tricare
      • United Concordia
      • UnitedHealthCare
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      Dr. Kessler's Review Details
      3.7 based on 12 responses
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Kessler's Office & Staff
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (12)
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      I found Dr. Kessler to be an experienced Doctor who gave a thorough exam and answered all my questions
      Dr. Kessler failed to explain that my eyes would be dialated at this visit. He failed to even inform me that he was doing so before or during. I have been seeing eye professionals for 24 years and have never had this happen to me before.
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      Specialties

      • Ophthalmology

      Board Certifications

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
      • Benign Tumor
      • Cataract
      • Chalazion
      • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
      • Corneal Diseases
      • Corneal Ulcer
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Diplopia
      • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
      • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Dry Eyes
      • Ectropion of Eyelid
      • Eye Infections
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Floaters
      • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
      • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
      • Glaucoma
      • Graves' Disease
      • Headache
      • Keratitis
      • Keratoconus
      • Lazy Eye
      • Macular Edema
      • Migraine
      • Nerve Sheath Tumors
      • Nystagmus
      • Paralytic Strabismus
      • Pinguecula
      • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
      • Pterygium
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Tear
      • Retinal Vein Occlusion
      • Senile Cataracts
      • Sjögren's Syndrome
      • Strabismus
      • Temporal Arteritis
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Ulcer
      • Vascular Disease
      • Visual Field Defects

      Procedures Performed

      • Adhesiolysis
      • Argon Laser Trabeculoplasty
      • Cataract Removal Surgery
      • Cornea Transplant
      • Excision of Chalazion
      • Eye Surgery
      • Eyelid Surgery
      • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
      • Glaucoma Surgery
      • Peripheral Iridotomy
      • Photocoagulation
      • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
      • Trabeculectomy
      • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University of Cincinnati / Main Campus

        Graduated in 1978

      • Internship Hospital
        Riverside Methodist Hospital
      • Residency Hospital
        St. Louis University

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Kessler's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Ophthalmology
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
      • Malpractice claims in Ohio not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Kessler's Office & Staff

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      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Kessler

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients