Dr. Bruce Saran

Ophthalmology
West Chester, PA
32 years experience male

Locations

Chester County Eye Care

West Chester, PA

Address

915 Old Fern Hill Road, Suite B200, West Chester, PA
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My office hours

Saturday: 8:00am - 12pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

CIGNA Health Care

Independence Blue Cross Group

Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

Medicaid

Medicare

Tricare

VA healthcare

Chester County Eye Care

Exton, PA

Chester County Eye Care Associates

West Grove, PA

About

Bio

Graduated Magna Cum Laud from the SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine, completed ophthalmology training at UIC Eye Center in Chicago, voted best senior resident, completed medical surgical fellowship in retinal disease at the Scheie Eye institute of the School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania where I serve as a Clinical Assistant Professor. I am the managing partner of Chester County Eye Care Associates, caring for our retina patients at our West Chester, Exton and Jennersville offices.

Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Languages spoken

Hebrew

Doctor Q&A

878 Answers
212 Agrees
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
32 years experience Ophthalmology
No: It's a combination steroid antibiotic and should not cause you to lose vision. Contact your prescribing.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Corneal problem: This is from dry eye- either not making enough tears, or poor quality of tears or a ptosis- incomplete eyelid closure that allows cornea to dry out.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Genetic trauma: Marcus gunn jaw winking syndrome is elevation or depression of the eyelid on chewing/suckling and may occur either in one or both eyes, with or withou ... Read More
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May 24, 2015
Hi Doc: Good advice!! I've added your to my network and recommended you. I would appreciate a return of the favor. I'm an ENT/OMFS in Sacramento, CA Special interest TMJ disorders. Thanks. Loui...Read More
Jan 1, 2014
I am very grateful to you for being part of the Health Tap community for the sake of both patients and doctors!
Feb 14, 2013
Top level retinal specialist!!! Very professional and caring! I highly recommend Dr Saran.
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! ... but what if it comes & goes in L eye & is worse after reading? I had my eyes checked & they are perfect (no need of glasses).
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! It is with glasses what should I do they want me to get 70-120 coating I really don't have that kind of money and its both lenses
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Thanks for your quick reply! I've recently had a blood test that showed no diabetic factors. The condition occurs primarily after being exposed to bright sunlight.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University at Buffalo, The State University of New York School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, NY
Graduated 1988MD

Awards

Elected “Best Senior Resident” UIC Eye Center, Chicago, IL

Affiliations

Scheie Eye Institute University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Philadelphia, PA
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