Dr. William Richheimer, MD

Dr. William Richheimer, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. William Richheimer, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Englewood, CO and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in ophthalmology.

180 E Hampden Ave Ste 200

Englewood, CO 80113

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Corneal Erosion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eye Infections
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Richheimer's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Richheimer "Along the path to better vision, Dr. Richheimer will make sure you are cared for in a thoughtful and sensitive manner. His patients are never rushed or pressured into making any decision, including surgery. Dr. Richheimer will personally make sure you are educated throughout the entire process of your care. With careful scheduling, Dr. Richheimer will try to ensure your waiting times in clinic are limited. At Mile High Corneal Specialists, P.C., you will always be treated like family."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

69  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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13  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Cornell U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • St Joseph Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • California Pacific Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Utah, Moran Eye Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Richheimer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Portuguese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Richheimer's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richheimer to family and friends
112 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (112)

  • 5
    (97)
  • 4
    (10)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Richheimer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

I'm 70 years old. I've been very nearsighted for 60 of those years. My optometrist found cataracts in my eyes explaining why I was having trouble driving at night. I was referred to Dr. Richheimer at Mile High Eye Institute. The cataract lense replacement surgery was recommended after a...more
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Amazing. Did my cataract surgery. Could not be happier. From the front desk to the nursing staff to the aftercare. All too notch!
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Dr. Richheimer was recommended to me by a neighbor. I'm so glad I went to him. He took a look at some aftermath I incurred from cataract surgery. I no longer trusted my surgeon. He was great! Explained everything in detail to me. His assistant was great. The front desk too. But the scheduler I...more
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The experience was easy, comfortable, + even delightful from beginning to end.
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Good bedside manner, like that he smiles and makes eye contact.
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