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Providers call:1-800-332-8901
Patients call:1-800-275-6401


This provider sees patients at the following locations:


Ophthalmology Danville
100 N Academy Ave
Danville, PA 17822
Ophthalmology Danville
115 Woodbine Lane
DANVILLE, PA 17822
Ophthalmology Hazleton
426 Airport Rd
1 Beltway Commons
Hazleton, PA 18202

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  1. He or she does not see patients in the outpatient clinic setting.
  2. He or she sees patients, but has not yet received the minimum number of Patient Satisfaction Reviews. To be eligible for display, we require a minimum of 30 surveys. This ensures that the rating is accurate and statistically reliable.
  3. He or she is a community provider, not a Geisinger-employed provider. Community providers tend to see patients in their own private outpatient practices, which we do not survey.

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Dobbins, Kendall R.B., MD Visit Geisinger.org for information on Kendall R.B. Dobbins, MD. Find contact information, medical education, affiliated hospitals and more.
Overall Rating:
4.8 out of 5
1 160 ratings
24 comments

Practicing Specialties:

  • Ophthalmology, Board Certified, 2000
  • LASIK Surgery
  • Corneal Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Eye Surgery

Education:

  • McGill University, Faculty of Medicine 1994

Internship:

  • Albert Einstein Medical Center 1995

Residency:

  • Geisinger Medical Center 1998

Fellowship:

  • Corneal Consultants of Indiana 1999
    Cornea/Refractive Surgery

Clinical Interests:

Ophthalmology, refractive surgery, Lasik surgery, topical clear cornea (no patch; no stitch) cataract surgery, and cornea surgery (including corneal transplants)

Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Pennsylvania Acadamy of Ophthalmology

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our survey >
1. Friendliness/courtesy of provider
- 4.8 out of 5
2. Provider explanations of prob/condition
- 4.8 out of 5
3. Provider concern for questions/worries
- 4.7 out of 5
4. Provider efforts to include in decisions
- 4.7 out of 5
5. Provider information about medications
- 4.8 out of 5
6. Provider instructions for follow-up care
- 4.8 out of 5
7. Provider spoke using clear language
- 4.8 out of 5
8. Time provider spent with patient
- 4.8 out of 5
9. Patients' confidence in provider
- 4.8 out of 5
10. Likelihood of recommending provider
- 4.8 out of 5

Patient Comments:

The comments are submitted by patients (or their caregivers) and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Geisinger. Learn more about our survey >
Jan 19
Dr. Dobbins is very good at what he does,!
Jan 5
Dr. Dobbins is a true asset to Geisinger.
Nov 9, 2016
Best surgeon I've ever encountered.
Nov 1, 2016
Would rate Dr. Dobbins A+. The greatest.
Oct 24, 2016
Good.
Oct 12, 2016
He always explains things and makes sure you know about your condition and always makes sure you understand why you are on the medicine and how to take it. In 5 years of seeing him I can not say one bad thing!
Oct 12, 2016
_____ professional polite appropriate _____ excellent surgeon an example for all Geisinger physicians.
Oct 3, 2016
my opion of my doctor is VERY high, I wish I had seen him before my operation.I think he would have done a much better job. I have reccommended him to severalpeople.
Sep 22, 2016
Dr. Dobbins has always been great and made sure to spend enough time with me answering all my questions. Although he is very busy, he never acts put out or like he doesn't have time for me. He is the reason I was willing to spend 4 of my PTO hours sitting in opthalmology's waiting room.
Sep 16, 2016
provider did not introduce himself to me. I assumed it was Dr Dobbins because his name was outside the door
Sep 15, 2016
Doctors don't spend time with me. - Always in a hurry to check me over. Very disappointed in care by doctors.
Aug 5, 2016
The provider, Dr Dobbins, listened well. He even did a great job in asking questions when he didn't understand what I was saying. He responded to me in a way that was helpful rather than arrogant or superior.
Jul 29, 2016
Dr. Dobbins was excellent! Although I'm not having the Lasix procedure done he helped fix my eye glass prescription so my needs were met.
Jul 12, 2016
Dr. Dobbins is an excellent Doctor! He is very knowledgeable in his field!
Jul 12, 2016
Kendall Dobbins is a consummate professional, polite, well spoken, neatly attired. He was informative, reassuring. He is a credit to Geisinger professional staff.
June 8, 2016
Dr. Dobbins is very professional and thorough.
May 12, 2016
Pleasant, with regard to my husbands physical condition very attentive.
May 4, 2016
There is only one thing that disappointed me on the visit. Dr. Dobbins informed me that he no longer does refract (sp?) to learn if my present eyeglass prescription is still good for me. That was usually part of my visit.
Apr 29, 2016
DR GAVE ME A VERY GOOD EXAMINATION. ANSWERED ALL MY QUESTIONS. HE HAD SPENT EXTRA TIME WITH ME!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Apr 21, 2016
very impressed with attentiveness, informativeness, attention to detail, clarity, integration of information into recommendation, competence and professionalism... I took the referral to Dr Dobbins based on his reputation. I left more confident in the physician when I left, having confirmed what I had been told.
Apr 13, 2016
I've often recommended Dr. Dobbins to friends, and have been very pleased with the procedures that I have had due to the very difficult injury that I incurred.
Apr 8, 2016
Everyone was very courteous and knowledgeable.
March 16, 2016
I wouldn't want any other doctor.
March 8, 2016
Dr. Dobbins is very efficient and takes his time with me. I feel very confident in his taking care of me. I am in very good hands.