Dr. William Waschler, MD

Dr. William Waschler, MD

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Ophthalmology  ·  
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59 y/o
(189)

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Dr. William Waschler, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Virginia Beach, VA and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.Read his story

Beach Eye Care

1201 First Colonial Rd

Virginia Beach, VA 23454
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule

Learn about Dr. Waschler

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 88% of peers
Blepharitis
high
more than 86% of peers
Iridocyclitis
normal
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Waschler'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.

Dr. Waschler's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Waschler "William Waschler, MD, after completing his Bachelors of Science degree at University of Maryland, earned his Doctorate of Medicine at the University of Miami, School of Medicine. Following an Internship at Mercy Hospital in Baltimore and his residency in Ophthalmology at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, Dr. Waschler continued his to build his professional accolades, with Board Certification from the American Board of Ophthalmology in 1990 and subsequent practice of general ophthalmology and cataract surgery in his home state of Virginia. Dr. Waschler's professional affiliations include his membership with the Medical Society of Virginia, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Waschler "To enrich lives by improving sight. We do this through: Excellence in diagnosis and treatment Breadth of services and specialties Numerous and convenient office locations Technological advancements Clinical research Continuing medical and community education Community outreach activities and events"

7  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Orbital Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

75  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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9  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • University Of Maryland
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Mercy Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Med College Of Virginia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Medical College Of Virginia
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Waschler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Waschler's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waschler to family and friends
189 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (189)

  • 5
    (165)
  • 4
    (15)
  • 3
    (4)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Waschler'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 (2)

Wonderful Doctor !
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Removed cataracts From my eyes my husband my brother and a friend and we had no problem wish he was still in Prince George.
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